Special-Education Teacher

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

 Special Education Middle School Teacher


Employment Type: Full-Time
Contracted By: Procare Therapy
Duration: 2023-2024 School Year

Procare Therapy, a leading provider of educational staffing solutions, is seeking a dedicated and passionate School-Based Special Education Middle School Teacher to join our team for the 2023-2024 school year. This position is an hourly contract role, offering full-time hours, and is based in Chicago, IL.


  • Develop and implement individualized education plans (IEPs) for students with special needs, specifically in the middle school level.
  • Create a supportive and inclusive learning environment that encourages student engagement and growth.
  • Adapt curriculum materials and instructional strategies to meet the unique needs of students with disabilities.
  • Collaborate with other members of the school team, including special education staff, general education teachers, and related service providers.
  • Monitor and track student progress, and regularly assess their academic and social-emotional development.
  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date documentation related to student progress, IEP goals, and any interventions or accommodations provided.
  • Communicate regularly with parents/guardians to provide updates on student performance and address any concerns or questions.


  • Bachelor's degree in Special Education or a related field (Master's degree preferred).
  • Valid Illinois State Teaching Certificate in Special Education.
  • Prior experience working with middle school students with special needs.
  • Strong knowledge of special education laws, regulations, and best practices.
  • Ability to develop and implement effective IEPs and instructional strategies.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills to work effectively with students, parents/guardians, and colleagues.
  • Demonstrated commitment to fostering an inclusive and supportive learning environment.

Contract Details:

  • Hourly contract position for the duration of the 2023-2024 school year.
  • Full-time hours, Monday to Friday, following the school calendar.
  • Compensation and benefits will be discussed during the interview process.

If you are passionate about making a difference in the lives of students with special needs, have a strong understanding of special education practices, and are dedicated to providing an inclusive learning environment, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity.

To apply, please submit your resume, cover letter, and any relevant certifications or licenses to Procare Therapy through our online application portal. We will review applications on a rolling basis until the position is filled.

Note: Only selected candidates will be contacted for interviews. Procare Therapy is an equal opportunity employer.

Jarmal Vue
Director of Educational Resources 
[email protected]

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