Special Education Teacher (Middle School)

Posted on: July 9, 2021 | |

We are interested in adding relentlessly positive, high capacity people, who have high expectations for themselves and their students and who will settle for nothing less than making a life changing, life altering impact.

We are looking for individuals who are committed, passionate, dedicated, and relentless about changing lives. Our elementary teachers in grades K,1,2,3 plan and deliver instruction for self-contained classrooms and grades 4,5,6,7 take a more specialized (ELA/Math/Social Studies/STEM) approach. We need you to come along side our students and teachers and provide high impact, individual and small group instruction and assistance to our scholars.

You need to be a team player who has an unshakably positive outlook, has a growth-oriented mindset, high expectations, has grit, is detail-oriented, coachable, values feedback, is resourceful, and able to manage his/her responsibilities with confidence and discretion. You must have an “every minute matters mindset” and have a passion for working with young children. You need to be flexible and comfortable in a fast-paced, rapidly changing, highly demanding environment. The special education teacher will provide support to the instructional process by serving as a teacher with specific responsibility for developing diverse learners success in academics, interpersonal skills and other activities. The special education teacher will collaborate closely with all other teachers at Moving Everest Charter School to ensure the success of diverse learners. The teacher will be responsible for all documentation aligned to the implementation of the scholar’s services. The teacher is responsible for planning, preparing, and delivering instruction, and monitoring scholar progress to determine instructional needs. The teacher reviews scholar progress and changes instruction to ensure high-progress learning for every child. The teacher is responsible for establishing a strong classroom culture in collaboration with the members of grade level teams. In addition, the teacher will be required to complete all other professional responsibilities to ensure the success of scholars and Moving Everest Charter School.

You must currently possess a State of Illinois special education endorsement (LBS-I).