Special Education Teacher: Perfect SUMMER opportunity

Des Plaines, IL
Procare Schools - Special Education Teacher Contract 8 days ago Apply

ProCare Therapy is currently seeking dedicated and qualified Special Education Teachers (SPED) for the upcoming 2023-2024 school year. We are a leading provider of educational staffing solutions, committed to connecting talented professionals with rewarding opportunities in the field of special education.

Key Details:

  • Start date- End date: June 26-July 20 (Orientation: June 20th 8:00-3:00 (1/2 planning; will pay up to four hours for room prep during June 20-June 22)
  • School Year Begins: August 1, 2023
  • Weekly Hours: 37.5 hours
  • Number of Openings: 4

Job Responsibilities:

  • Hours per week: 8:00-12:30, Monday-Thursday with the exception of the week of July 3rd. July 5-7th school will be in session
  • Number of days needed per week: 4
  • Caseload size and types of disabilities: Self-contained classroom of 8-10 students with mild to moderate intellectual disabilities and Autism
  • Grade levels/age group: 1st-4th grades
  • IEP involvement and meeting responsibilities: Updating IEP goals at the end of the sesssion
  • Any other important information regarding the district/position and/or specific experience the ideal applicant would possess: Experience working with students with low-incidence disabilities and Autism and/or experience with Structure Teaching (TEACCH model) a plus


  • Illinois Teacher Certification is required.
    • Bachelor's Degree in Education then a Master's/ Doctoral degree in Special Education 


ProCare Therapy values its employees and offers a comprehensive benefits package, including competitive compensation, medical, dental, and vision insurance, retirement plans, professional development opportunities, and more.

How to Apply:

If you are passionate about making a positive impact on the lives of students with special needs and meet the qualifications outlined above, we invite you to apply for this position.For immediate consideration-  submit your resume, cover letter, and any relevant certifications to Precious Imagbe at


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