Special Education Teacher - CCS

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Carbondale Community School is a district charter school managed by Compass for Lifelong Discovery.
For consideration, applicants MUST instead submit a resume and cover letter to:
Sam Richings-Germain, Principal - srichings@discovercompass.org 
 

Job Title: K-8 Special Education Teacher, 2020-2021 school year 

Location: Carbondale Community School, Carbondale, Colorado

Submit resume and cover letter to: Sam Richings-Germain, Principal  srichings@discovercompass.org 

Carbondale Community School is a district charter school managed by Compass for Lifelong Discovery.

With 135 students, Carbondale Community School  (CCS) provides a balanced, integrated educational experience that incorporates strong academic skills woven into project-based learning opportunities. 

 

At CCS, our highly qualified staff work in tandem with students, families, and our community to maintain strong traditions, a healthy social, emotional, and physical learning environment with high educational standards, and a focus on the four guiding points of our school’s compass:

  • Social Justice: Teaching and modeling social responsibility, respect, tolerance, diversity, service, caring, compassion, integrity, equity and peace.

  • Community: Building a strong sense of community through our traditions and parental, student, teacher and community involvement and volunteerism.

  • Responsibility: Embracing individuality, personal responsibility and accountability.

  • Lifelong Learning: Pursuing a progressive, child-centered approach to creative, self-directed, meaningful learning.


Required Qualifications:

 

Job Description:

  • Teach elementary and middle school students

  • Communicate and collaborate with staff, students, parents, and community in order to plan for and implement needed support for students

  • Manage and organize time and duties to ensure timely and thorough completion of special education service delivery, progress monitoring and evaluations, collaborative meetings, and associated paper wor

  • Provide individualized supports for children in general education classrooms by modifying/adapting curriculum and activities 

  • Utilize informal and formal assessments to plan and deliver effective instruction and to engage students in meaningful learning

  • Develop effective positive behavior support plans when needed

  • Participate in general school-wide staff meetings and district-wide special education meetings

  • Perform additional duties as assigned  

**CCS staff are employed by Compass for Lifelong Discovery. Compensation is based on experience.

***Do not use the online application for this position.  
Submit resume and cover letter to: Sam Richings-Germain, Principal  srichings@discovercompass.org 

 

Posted By

Roaring Fork School District

XXX, Carbondale, CO 81623
 
Insights
Compare with State

Amount per Student

$11,850

State Average: $10,278

% ELL Students

27%

State Average: 12%

Student Teacher Ratio

14.76

State Average: 17.36

% IEP Students

State Average: 11%

FTE

687

State Average: 415