Classroom Teacher - Warren Co R-III
Position: Classroom Teacher
Subject Area: Special Education
Job Title: Special Education Teacher
Job Location: Rebecca Boone Elementary
Beginning: Aug 05, 2019
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Warren Co R-III
Warrenton, MO 63383
Telephone: 636-456-6901
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Job Description:
ONLY COMPLETE APPLICATIONS AT WWW.WARRENCOR3.ORG WILL BE CONSIDERED
JOB SUMMARY:
Teachers are directly responsible to the building principal(s) for classroom instruction and supervision of students. The teachers’ main responsibility is to lead students toward the fulfillment of their potential for intellectual, physical, social and career development.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  1. Manage and maintain confidentiality of information about students on caseload.
  2. Collaborate with all stakeholders to develop and implement appropriate Individual Education Plans (IEPs) for students.
  3. Act as special education case manager for students on caseload.
  4. Observe students for signs of difficulty in learning class content and develop appropriate plans for positive change.
  5. Implement appropriate instructional techniques to achieve IEP and curriculum goals.
  6. Collaborate with parents and professionals from within and outside the school to promote the educational and social development of students.
  7. Create an environment conducive to student learning and appropriate to interests and needs of students.
  8. Guide students in the learning process toward achievement of IEP and curriculum goals and establish clear short-term objectives or benchmarks for student projects, activities, and assignments.
  9. Maintain ongoing two-way communication with parents, students, school administration, and fellow professionals within and outside of the school regarding student performance and progress.
  10. Adequately prepare for student instruction.
  11. Complete all necessary paperwork for the school and for students.
  12. Assist in upholding and enforcing school rules, administrative regulations, and Board policies.
Attend and participate in faculty meetings, professional develop activities, workshops, grade level and departmental meetings, and other activities to promote professional growth.
  1. Provide assistance and support to students and the school in transportation related issues.
  2. Perform school duties as assigned by the principal.
  3. Other tasks as assigned
SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES:
Supervise and support paraprofessionals assigned to students or the classroom.
QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions

COMMUNICATION SKILLS:
  1. Good oral and written communication skills
  2. Ability to work collaboratively with parents, students, and other professionals
MATHMATICAL SKILLS:
  1. Ability to perform basic mathematical calculations using whole numbers, fractions, decimals, and percentages.
  2. Ability to use and teach mathematics commensurate with assigned position.
REASONING ABILITY:
  1. Ability to prioritize and meet deadlines while complying with established policies and procedures of the building and district.
  2. Identifies and resolve problems in a timely manner, gathers and analyzes information skillfully; uses reason even when dealing with emotional topics.
  3. Ability to concentrate, think, read and learn is necessary to perform the essential job duties.
OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
  1. Knowledge of behavior management, behavior analysis and supports, and group dynamics.
  2. Knowledge of key factors related to Missouri Educational Disabilities.
  3. Knowledge of appropriate grade level curricula and characteristics of student learning
  4. Ability to work collaboratively with parents, students, and other professionals.

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.

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