Special Education Teacher (2 Positions)

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HOOVER-SCHRUM MEMORIAL SCHOOL DISTRICT 157
JOB DESCRIPTION: SPECIAL EDUCATION TEACHER
 
GENERAL DESCRIPTION:    The special education teacher’s primary goal is to provide instruction to children with disabilities according to the child’s Individual Education Program (IEP). 
RESPONSIBILITIES:

  1. Developing objectives and timelines that are appropriate to the student’s needs as indicated in their IEP
  2. Planning and implementing engaging instruction that is aligned with the curriculum, but modified to meet the needs and abilities of each student
  3. Monitors student progress and communicates regularly with parents, staff, and administrators
  4. Collaborates with other classroom teachers and related service providers in the development and implementation of best practices, thus ensuring that the student’s needs are met in all school settings
Qualifications:
 
  • Current and valid Illinois Professional Educator License with special education (LBSI) and bilingual  endorsements;
  • Individual must be flexible, creative and child centered;
  • Ability to assess the learning of students and modify or enhance instruction as needed;
  • Ability to analyze various forms of data and use the information to make instructional decisions;
  • Knowledge of learning styles and skill in using standards-based varied teaching methods to address student learning styles

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Hoover-Schrum School District 157

1255 Superior Avenue, Calumet City, IL 60409
 
Insights
Compare with State

Amount per Student

$14,075

State Average: $13,341

% ELL Students

9%

State Average: 10%

Student Teacher Ratio

14.00

State Average: 15.71

% IEP Students

13%

State Average: 15%

FTE

129

State Average: 246