We’re looking for an exceptional Special Education Middle School Teacher – Self Contained for a full-time position in Winthrop Harbor, IL for the 2 School year. This is a 33.25-hour per week position for the PALS (Program for Academic and Language Success) program. The goal of the program is to provide students with intensive, individualized skill development in the areas of academics and communication. Services provide access to specialized instruction and/ or curriculum with a focus on closing the achievement gap. These students have the capacity to master core curriculum at a modified level but may require very intensive and specialized curriculum and opportunities for repetition. Classrooms provide small group instruction with highly individualized research-based curriculum with the opportunity to attend classes with their typically developing peers whenever possible to promote age-appropriate academic skills and social interaction. Classroom activities are designed to enhance student independence and presented in a multi-modal approach based on the Common Core State Standards.
Job Requirements for Special Education Teacher:
- Desire to bring life-giving excellence to school-aged children
- 1 year of verifiable, supervised professional experience as a Special Education Teacher within the last 3 years (may include residency or clinical practicum)
- Valid Special Education Teacher license or credential in the state of practice, or ability to obtain one
- State School Services Credential where required
There are so many benefits to accepting a contract Special Education Teacher position with TherapyTravelers! Here are a few worth mentioning:
- Customized Compensation Packages
- Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits
- 401K match
- Advocacy and support that is unlike any work family that you have ever been part of!
- PTO, Sick, & Holiday Pay
- Professional Development Day allotment
- Employee Assistance Program
- Travel Incentives for those who qualify
TherapyTravelers is a mission-driven organization in the business of changing lives! Our mission is to ATTRACT, EMPOWER & RETAIN the finest therapists so every human can manifest their full potential! We do this by living out of our values: Integrity, Community, Excellence, and Recognition of work done well. We are a family!
If you’re a Special Education Teacher and you like what you hear (read), give us a call – we can’t wait to meet you! Honestly, we can’t!
Also, we appreciate referrals! In fact, 35% of our employees were sent to us by someone they know. Let us help your friends and family find a great place to call home and be doing so, you’ll receive a $1,000 referral bonus! How cool is that?!
At TherapyTravelers, we are committed to being a good corporate citizen, unwavering in our commitment to be accountable, genuine, fair, and honest. As Advocates for Hope, we are determined to make a positive difference within the scope of our business footprint, which includes our internal team members, Clinicians & Educators, Clients, Students, Parents, Vendors, and the environment. Come see for yourself #workhardbekind
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