Affective Needs Teacher - Autism 2020-21

Job | Posted 8 days ago


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Salary: See the teacher salary schedule at
Days/Hours: as designated by the school. - Days: 187 day position (new teachers 190 day position)
General Description:
  • To support student achievement, assess, teach, and support students with significant emotional disabilities in a continuum of services.
  • Understand and implement FBA’s and BIP’s with a team approach.
  • Supervision of paraprofessionals is part of this position.
  • Be able to demonstrate understanding and application of assessment for eligibility and programming in literacy and math.
  • Consult and collaborate with general and special education staff are essential.
Education and Licensure
  • Minimum Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university
  • Holds a Colorado teaching license or is currently eligible for one with the appropriate endorsement for this position
  • A completed Human Resources file including transcripts, student teaching verification, previous work experience
  • Acceptable Licenses
    • Early Childhood Special Ed (ages birth thru 8) Grades P3-2 only
    • Early Childhood Special Ed Specialist (ages birth thru 8) Grades P3-2 only
    • Early Childhood Special Ed (ages birth thru 5) Grade P3-K only
    • Early Childhood Special Ed (ages 3 thru 8) Grades P3-2 only
    • Special Education Generalist (ages 5 thru 21)
    • Special Education Specialist (ages 5 thru 21)
    • Severe Needs Affective (ages 5 thru 21)
    • Educationally Handicapped (K-12)
    • Temporary Educator Eligibility Authorization (TEE)
Endorsement Category Special Education Generalist OR Educationally Handicap
Strategic Plan: The teacher shall identify the development needs of students, shall maintain a productive learning environment, and shall work collaboratively to support the priorities of the Strategic Plan.
Condition of Employment: As a condition of employment, the individual selected for this position will be expected to complete the APS-sponsored Linguistically Diverse Educator (LDE) Certificate Program within the first three years of employment.
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Posted By

Aurora Public Schools

15701 E. 1ST AVE. SUITE 206, AURORA, CO 80011-9038
Compare with State

Amount per Student

$10,085 (USD)

State Average: $10,278 (USD)

% ELL Students


State Average: 12%

Student Teacher Ratio


State Average: 17.36

% IEP Students

State Average: 11%



State Average: 415