Classroom Teacher - Special School District
Position: Classroom Teacher
Subject Area: Special Education
Job Title: Special Education Teacher West Region 2024-2025
Job Location: REGION - WEST
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Special School District
Town & Country, MO 63131
Telephone: 314-989-8211
Job Description:
Teacher, Special Education 
REPORTS TO:   Special Education Coordinator/Principal 
DEPARTMENT:  Special Education 
Locations:      West Region Partner Districts - 
                                                             Parkway School District
                                                             Rockwood School District
                                                             Valley Park School District
 As a Special School District (SSD) teacher, you provide individualized instruction and support tailored to the diverse learning abilities of your students, ensuring they reach their full potential. Your expertise in the special education process, collaborative approach to differentiated instruction, and unwavering commitment to fostering an equitable, inclusive, and accessible learning environment contribute to the success of every student under your guidance.
Special education teachers work closely with professionals across various disciplines. Together, you will craft comprehensive and effective learning plans, providing the necessary scaffolding for each student to excel. This collaborative effort involves continuous assessment and monitoring of progress, with the flexibility to adapt and modify plans as needed. The collective dedication of SSD staff extends beyond academics and includes the provision of patience, empathy, and advocacy to every student.

SSD provides teachers with generous salaries and benefit packages that acknowledge their expertise and educational attainment. 
Special School District serves nearly 25,000 students and employs over 5,700 staff in St. Louis County. With core values of equity, commitment, and collaboration, the District's mission is to support and empower students of all learning abilities to excel to their greatest potential. SSD staff thrive in a culture deeply committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility. 
Special School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for the position applied for without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, military/veteran status, gender identity, gender expression, ancestry, genetic information, or any other characteristics protected by law. To request an ADA Accommodation, please contact our Director of ADA and Accessibility for Staff at 314-989-8299. For TTY, contact RelayMO711 or 1-800-735-2966. 
Posting open until:  Remains open until filled

  • $46,247 to $73,697/year based on experience and education
  • 10-month school year (August to June), exact dates dependent on assigned location
  • Group benefit plans for medical, vision, dental, and life insurance
  • Enrollment in Missouri Public School Retirement Systems
  • Staff Health Clinics
  • Paid holidays
  • 13 PTO days per year
  • Employee assistance program
  • Healthcare spending account
Click the link to apply: Special Education Teacher West Region 2024-2025

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