Classroom Teacher - Knob Noster R-VIII
Position: Classroom Teacher
Subject Area: Special Education
Job Title: Special Education Teacher
Job Location: Knob Noster Public Schools
Beginning: Aug 15, 2020
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Knob Noster R-VIII
Knob Noster, MO 65336
Telephone: 660-563-3186
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Job Description:
Knob Noster Public Schools is seeking a dynamic individual to serve as a Special Education Teacher for the 2020-2021 school year.   
 
The successful candidate will demonstrate diverse professional knowledge, a vision of excellence, a student-centered focus, and a positive, team-oriented attitude.
 
POSITION: Special Education Teacher for the 20-21 School Year
REPORTS TO:  Building Principal and Director of Student Services
TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT:  Teacher contract     
QUALIFICATIONS:  Missouri certification in Mild/Moderate Cross Categorical or other special education certification
JOB GOAL:  To provide specialized instruction and coordination of special education services for individual students with disabilities
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
  • Serves as a case manager in the development and implementation of Individual Education Programs (IEPs) for students with disabilities
  • Provides specialized instruction to students with disabilities both in the regular education classroom and in separate special education classes or settings
  • Communicates with regular education teachers and principals regarding the educational needs and programs of students with disabilities
  • Collaborates with the school team in implementing effective specialized teaching and behavioral strategies for students with disabilities
  • Maintains records regarding individual student progress toward IEP goals and objectives, services and accommodations provided, parent contacts, notices and other documentation as required by the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) regulations, the Director of Student Services or the school principal
  • Participates in student eligibility evaluations and re-evaluations
  • Initiates communication with parents of students with disabilities on a regular basis
  • Uses technology effectively to implement instruction and to manage documentation requirements
  • Demonstrates effective human relations and communication skills
  • Complies with all district rules, regulations, and policies
  • Other duties/responsibilities deemed necessary may be assigned
 
Interested, qualified candidates should apply online at www.knobnoster.k12.mo.us. A competitive compensation package commensurate with experience and credentials will be offered.  This position will remain open until filled. 
 
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** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.

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