Special Education Teacher ( MiMD Self-Contained ) - Crosswell Drive Elementary

Posted 2 months ago


QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s degree or above. Must have valid South Carolina teacher’s certificate in Special Education (Preferably Multicategorical Certification but Intellectual Disabilties will be accepted). Such alternatives to the above qualifications as the Board may find appropriate and acceptable.



1. Meets and instructs assigned classes in the locations and at times designated.

2. Plans a program of study that meets the individual needs, interests, and abilities of the students and state standards in the subject area.

3. Establishes clear objectives for all classroom activities and communicates these objectives to students.

4. Adapts classroom work as needed for the purpose of providing students with instructional materials that address individualized education plans within established lesson plans.

5. Develops individualized education plans (IEPs) and participates in IEP meetings.

6. Maintains appropriate records to include grades, attendance reports, IEP progress and other recordkeeping activities as deemed necessary.

7. Employs a variety of instructional techniques and instructional media consistent with the physical limitations of the location provided and the needs and capabilities of the individuals or student groups involved.

8. Utilizes effective classroom management strategies to create a classroom environment that is conducive to learning and developmentally appropriate for students.

9. Strives to implement by instruction and action the District’s philosophy of education and instructional goals and objectives.

10. Takes all the necessary and reasonable precautions to protect students, equipment, materials and  facilities.

11. Maintains accurate, complete and correct records as required by applicable laws, District policy, and administrative regulation.

12. Performs all other duties and responsibilities as assigned.


TERMS:                 190 days. Salary and work year to be established by the Board.

EVALUATION:        Performance of this job will be evaluated in accordance with provision of the Board’s policy on Evaluation of Professional Personnel.

Sumter School District is an equal opportunity employer.

This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by this employee. Employees will be required to follow any other instructions and to perform any other related duties as assigned by the Principal or appropriate administrator. Sumter School District reserves the right to update, revise or change this job description or application deadline at any time for the efficient operation of the district.


Sumter School District is an equal opportunity employer.

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Sumter School District

301 Crosswell Drive, Sumter, SC 29150