Special Education Teacher

Posted: Continuous 2012-03-16
Closes: Upon suitable candidate
Roosevelt Elementary School

The Council Bluffs Community School District is seeking applicants in the field of special education for the following 2012-2013 teaching position:



Roosevelt Elementary School


Educational Requirement:

·   Valid Iowa Teacher License with K-6 Elementary Endorsement

·   Applicant must hold appropriate permanent or conditional teacher license in Special Education


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Desired:

·   Must have an interest in developing and practicing teaming with both regular education and special education teachers; the teacher will need to develop strategies to assist and complement the efforts of the regular education teacher as well as providing individualized instruction in and outside the regular classroom

·   Must have a willingness to assume responsibilities for being a team leader for team meetings, IEP developments, and other specific elements of supervision and follow-up for the maintenance of records and implementation of services with support personnel from AEA 13

·   Must have an interest in participating in the change process as a positive contributing member to developing program innovations and refining the key elements of the special education building plan

·   Must be knowledgeable about curriculum approaches which will enhance student achievement and provide opportunities for children to transfer acquired skills to the regular classroom

·   Must have highly developed communication and human relations skills when dealing with parents, students and colleagues

·   Must have training and/or experience in working with intervention strategies for crisis management and problem solving

·   Must have a willingness to provide and support extra-curricular activities which will enhance the development of self esteem in students in an effort to develop the total person

·   Must demonstrate an interest and willingness to seek out new learning opportunities and to integrate these new skills by sharing insights and training skills with fellow staff members

·   Must have a knowledge of practices for special education and regular education



Internal candidates may bid on this position at www.cbcsd.org, select Career Opportunities, then online application and then select Internal Applicants Only.




Council Bluffs Community School District

12 Scott Street
Coucil Bluffs, IA 51503
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