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Special Education Teacher

Company: Assessment Intervention Management
Location: Manor
Posted on: September 22, 2022

Job Description:

JOB TITLE: Special Education Teacher 2022-2023AIM, Assessment Intervention ManagementQUALIFICATIONS:

  • Education: Bachelor's Degree from an accredited four-year educational institution
  • Experience: Experience in a Special Education classroom setting
  • Licenses or Certifications: valid state certification in Special Education and content is requiredJOB DESCRIPTION:AIM is an award-winning company that has won Best Place to Work, Top Workplaces, Best Workplaces in Texas, Top Company Cultures, and is a certified Great Place to Work!Please visit our website at to learn more about what we do, read testimonials from clients and other AIMers, as well as view a video we did with the TEA.AIM has an opening for a special education teacher to work with students who have an IEP in a public-school setting. KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:
    • Knowledge of core academic subjects assigned
    • Knowledge of curriculum and instruction
    • Ability to instruct students and manage student behavior
    • Strong organizational, communication, and interpersonal skillsRESPONSIBILITIES:
    • Adapt lessons to meet the needs of students.
    • Develop Individualized Education Programs (IEPs) for a caseload
    • Implement IEPs, assess students' performance, and track their progress
    • Update IEPs throughout the school year to reflect students' progress and goals
    • Assess student's skills to determine their needs and to develop teaching plans
    • Teach small groups consisting of students that are academically at-risk in reading and/or math to include students in general education, 504, response-to-intervention, Special Education, and English Language Learners.
    • Collect and analyze student data in order to make effective decisions to maximize achievement
    • Discuss student's progress with parents, teachers, counselors, and administrators
    • Prepare and help students transition from grade to grade and after graduation
    • Implement state learning standards and assessments to meet ambitious academic expectations
    • Submit weekly lesson plans
    • Implement formal and informal assessments to track each individual student's progress and learning needs, adjust lesson plans accordingly and update grade book weekly
    • Communicate students' progress with students and family on a weekly basis
    • Effective facilitation and personal use of technology as a communication and educational tool to improve student achievement and manage work-related tasks.
    • Implement a clear and consistent behavior management system that aligns to campus-wide initiatives while developing students' character and sense of community in the classroom
    • Help shape and develop a school-wide culture that fosters a productive and enthusiastic learning environment for each student
    • Establish and maintain a cooperative working relationship with students and families based on trust, understanding, and respect for the communities in which they identify.
    • Host necessary tutoring sessions to meet all students' needsWORKING CONDITIONS
      • Maintain emotional control under stress.
      • Daily attendance and punctuality at work are essential functions of the job.
      • Regular District-wide travel to multiple work locations as assigned; frequent standing, stooping, bending, reaching, pulling, pushing, heavy lifting, and moderate carrying.
      • May be required to lift and transfer students to and from wheelchairs or assist with positioning students with physical disabilities.
      • Ability to adjust and adapt to a multitude of situations in the school environment
      • Ability to facilitate Admission, Review, and Dismissal meetings
      • Strong family engagement and communication
      • Record of results for students who are academically at riskCOMPENSATION
        • Competitive regional market salary for educators
        • Health benefits package available

Keywords: Assessment Intervention Management, Austin , Special Education Teacher, Education / Teaching , Manor, Texas

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