Description:
1.0 FTE special education teacher – Levi Dodge Middle School

Qualifications:

  • Minimum B.A/B.S degree in teaching from an accredited institution in the appropriate special education area.
  • Current Minnesota teaching license in required content area.  ABS Preferred, LD, EBD, ASD also acceptable.
  • Thorough knowledge of the principles, practices and procedures of special education and specialty area.
  • Thorough knowledge of the principles and methodology of effective teaching of students with disabilities.
  • Thorough knowledge of school rules, regulations and procedures; ability to establish and maintain standards of behavior.
  • Ability to deliver and articulate oral presentations and written reports.
  • Ability to effectively an analyze needs and problems objectively. 
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with children, students, parents, staff, administration and the general public.
  • Perform all other related work delegated or required to accomplish the objectives of the total school program.
  • Knowledge of relevant technology including the use of technology such as i-pads to individualize instruction.
  • Meet professional teacher education requirements of school district and state.
  • Knowledge and skills in working with children with ADD and behavior and emotional disabilities.
  • Must have the ability and proven ability to report to work on a regular and punctual basis.

Job Summary:
Under the direction of the Building Principal and Director of Special Education, the Licensed Special Education Teacher develops and provides specialized instruction to meet the unique needs of students with disabilities; Evaluates and assesses student progress against instructional objectives; follows State mandated due process procedures and functions as IEP Manager to assigned students.

*  Teach curriculum of Farmington Area Public Schools.

*  Fulfill responsibilities as defined by the current teachers working agreement.

*  Fulfill responsibilities as directed by the principal.

*  Maintain good communication and cooperation with staff and parents.

SEE ATTACHED JOB DESCRIPTION FOR MORE COMPLETE DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES AND QUALIFICATIONS.

Application Procedure:  complete on line application as soon as possible.   Open for 7 days from the posting date or until filled or until interviews scheduled.

Application Procedure:
Applicants please apply online.