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Elementary Special Education Teacher- Bozeman Public Schools

Elementary Special Education Teacher - .4 FTE at Morning Star Elementary and .6 FTE Irving Elementary

2020-21 Salary Range: $42,418 - $62,354 current placement on salary schedule. Benefits available.

Description: The Special Education Teacher is responsible for planning instruction and/or adaptation of the general curriculum to enable students to benefit from their education. The teacher will case manage the identified students' programs which includes developing individual education plans, behavior plans, providing instruction on social skills and study skills. The teacher is responsible for communicating with general ed teachers with regard to student accommodations and modifications and be must be able to report to and participate on multidisciplinary evaluation teams.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES (other duties may be assigned):
-Design individualized education programs (IEPs) for students with disabilities.
-Instruct students with disabilities according to IEP objectives.
-Work as a part of team to design and implement behavioral programs.
-Participate in the regular education classroom setting as a collaborating teacher.
-Consult regularly with classroom teachers and other team members.
-Evaluate student growth, utilizing formal/informal and quantitative/qualitative measures, to inform individualized educational planning.
-Administer standardized achievement tests.
-Function as member of evaluation teams, writing evaluation reports/summaries.
-Keep parents and students informed and aware of student needs and progress.

Qualifications: Montana teaching certificate with Special Education endorsement (32S SPE or 32A SPE) or ability to be certified by the start of the 2020-21 school year. Prior experience as a special education teacher working with students with disabilities preferred

Application Procedure: Apply on-line at: