4th Grade Special Education Teacher

Job | Posted 2 months ago


Job Summary:  


    • Current and valid  Illinois Professional Educator License with a special education  (LBS I) endorsement;
    • Individual must be flexible, creative, and student-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;
    • Strong knowledge of the Common Core State Standards, and instructional best practices in literacy and mathematics;
    • Familiarity with EASYIEP, as well as the ability to work with the Special Education Coordinator to facilitate IEP meetings;
    • Bilingual (Spanish) preferred.

Working Conditions: Regular school days (180 days per year)


  • Starting salary of $43,209;
  • Salary is commensurate with education and experience and includes a competitive benefits package;
  • Employee assistance program offered to employees and their immediate family members;
  • Qualified candidates may be granted up to eight years of verified full-time public school teaching experience for credit on the salary schedule;
  • We offer a mentoring program for teachers who are new to the District.


Application Procedure: Submit application online at www.district130.org

Cook County School District 130 is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



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Cook County School District 130, Blue Island

5312 West 135th Street, Crestwood, IL 60445
Compare with State

Amount per Student


State Average: $13,341

% ELL Students


State Average: 10%

Student Teacher Ratio


State Average: 15.71

% IEP Students


State Average: 15%



State Average: 246