Classroom Teacher - Rainbow Center for Communicative Disorders
Position: Classroom Teacher
Subject Area: Special Education
Job Title: Special Education Teacher (2019-2020 School Year)
Job Location: Rainbow Center for Communicative Disorders
Beginning: Aug 10, 2019
Deadline: Jul 30, 2019**
Certificate: Mild/Mod. Behavioral Disorder
Certificate: Mild/Mod. Cross Category Disabilities
Certificate: Mild/Moderately Disabled (K-12)
District: Rainbow Center for Communicative Disorders
Blue Springs, MO 64015
Telephone: 816-229-3869
Job Description:
The mission of Rainbow Center is to provide a safe, nurturing and social environment in order to serve persons with special educational and developmental needs.
Rainbow Center is a state approved private agency and non-profit day school providing successful interventions in a classroom setting, serving children ages 3-21 years of age grouped according to developmental levels, social skills and academic achievement.

Job Description:
  • Responsible for implementation, data collection, quarterly progress reports and annual review of IEP
  • Teacher will plan and develop individualized programming according to each child’s Individual Education Plan
  • Work with team of professionals to provide successful day school programming for challenging children with special needs within a Gentle Teaching atmosphere
Job Requirements:
  • Exceptional written and oral communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Computer Skills
  • Well organized and excellent follow through skills
  • Demonstrate the ability to stoop, kneel and lift up 50 lbs. to complete assigned tasks
  • Creative approach to teaching basic academic and social skills
  • Bilingual is preferred
  • Missouri Teacher Certificate in SDD, Multi-Categorical, EMH, BD/ED, and/ or Learning Disabilities
  • 2 yrs. experience in the field preferred
  • 9 months Aug.- May
  • 8 weeks extended school year

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