High School Special Education Teacher Job in Chicago, Illinois

Chicago, IL
Procare Schools - Special Education Teacher Contract 06/23 Apply

Chicago Special Education Job | Full-time Inclusion Teacher

We are seeking an experienced High School Special Education Teacher for a position located in the Chicago area. As a ProCare employee, you will be paid for your guaranteed hours as well as your overtime and indirect hours, on a weekly basis, and are offered a comprehensive benefits package specifically based on your needs. If this sounds like a great opportunity for you, I’d love to chat about it! 

Job Type:

  • Full-time
  • 9th-12th grade
    • Full school year

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  • Meets and instructs assigned classes in the locations and at times designated.
  • Plans a program of study that, as much as possible, meets the individual needs, interest, and abilities of the students.
  • Creates a classroom environment that is conducive to learning and appropriate to the maturity and interests of the students.
     
  • Guides the learning process toward the achievement of established district curriculum goals, establishes and communicates clear objectives to the students for all lessons, units and projects.
  • Prepares for classes assigned, and shows written evidence of preparation upon request of immediate supervisor as required by the teachers’ contract.
  • Employs a variety of instructional techniques and instructional media, consistent with the physical limitations of the location provided and the needs of capabilities of the individuals or student groups involved.
  • Strives by instruction and action to implement the district’s philosophy of education, instructional goals and objectives and performance expectations.
  • Assesses the accomplishments of students on a regular basis; provides progress reports as required, and communicates with parents at deemed necessary.
  • Maintains accurate, complete, and correct records as required by law, district policy, and administrative regulations.
  • Diagnoses the learning challenges of students on a regular basis, seeking the assistance of district specialists as required.
  • Takes all necessary and reasonable precautions to protect students, equipment, materials, and facilities.
  • Follows the SPS a code of conduct for the classroom which is consistent with established administrative policies and develops rules of classroom behavior which are enforced in a fair and just manner.
  • Plans and supervises assignments for paraprofessionals, and makes written evaluations as required.
  • Maintains an ongoing program of professional growth that satisfies district requirements but also satisfies personal expectations as a professional.
  • Takes an active part in the contractually -approved teacher evaluation process, contributing to a mutual agreement concerning the results of that evaluation.
  • Attends building and district meetings to promote communication and mutual decision making among the staff; said meetings to be held during the extended day.

Qualifications:

  • Must be certified Special Education Teacher
  • Master's in Special Education requested

Benefits:

  • Competitive compensation
  • 401k matching
  • Insurance offered: Health, Optical and Dental


If you think that this may be a good fit for you, please reach out to me as soon as possible for immediate consideration. 
Feel free to email over an updated copy of your resume for a faster interview turnaround! 

Rachael Nintzel
Director of Educational Resources
ProCare Therapy
(678) 748-5316
[email protected]

If you are seeking our tele-therapy options, please also feel free to reach out to me today! We have virtual and work from home opportunities available as well and I would love to go over next steps for getting you started with our remote platform.

 

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