Special Education Teacher - Behavior Experience (#1295004)

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Position Summary - Intensive Academics/Behavior

The role of the Special Education Teacher is to provide students with differentiated instruction to meet their individual needs and monitor student IEPs. This position requires experience working with children with a wide variety of needs and capabilities. The special education teacher has the ability to work with the students entire educational support team which can include coordinating with internal and external resource teachers, social workers, counselors as well as the student’s families.

Planning and Preparation • Learns the curriculum in its entirety for assigned grade levels • Demonstrates knowledge of the Utah Core standards and how it aligns with the curriculum • Understands overall diversity of assigned families and individual characteristics of students/parents; specifically, how this impacts support needed

Instruction and Student Achievement • Participates in student IEP meetings • Provides remedial support • Maintains regular contact with students and families via telephone, email, and instructional sessions, and face-to-face interactions; document interactions in File Maker Pro • Sets and enforces deadlines for student work • Evaluates student work and maintain grade book • Differentiates instruction and provides relentless support that leads to student achievement • Tracks students’ progress, achievement and attendance • Evaluates accurate and valid measures on student learning and meeting IEP goals and objectives • Available to meet students face to face for necessary meetings and/or remediation • Prepares students for state required testing • Collaborates in the implementation of IEP’s and attend IEP meetings as required • Maintains compliance of all documents • Completes Monthly tracker for case load students • Provides appropriate modifications and/or accommodations to students as per the IEP. • Completes Quarterly Progress Reports for students on case load • Attends face to face school wide community outings and events.

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Posted By

Summit Academy

1285 E 13200 S, DRAPER, UT 84020

Compare with State

Student Teacher Ratio*

State Average: 22.85

% ELL Students*

State Average: 6.61

% IEP Students*

State Average: 12%


State Average: 338