POSITION: Special Education Teacher Resources Specialist
POSITION GUIDE: Certificated Personnel – 9 Months
Bargaining Unit Position
FUNCTION: To help students toward the fulfillment of their potential for intellectual, emotional, physical, and psychological growth and maturation.
Illinois Certification Type 10 Special
Type 03 with LBS1 Endorsement
Knowledge of "Teach" Philosophy
Knowledge of Behavior Management and Data
*Collection for Autism students
*Knowledge of Best Practices for students with Autism Master's Degree preferred
Minimum of 5 years experience teaching Special Education
Competency in the provision of professional development activities and consultative services to
general education and special education staffs
Familiarity with district curriculum, course outlines, curriculum guides and texts used in the district
Capabilities in leadership, public and community relations, and academic competence
Must be NCLB Highly Qualified
In collaboration with Special Services Department, organize and implement staff development activities for Special Education staff based on district curriculum, assessments and school improvement plans.
Make recommendations to Principals, Program Coordinators and teachers for improvement of instruction in Special Education programs.
Monitor implementation of teaching strategies presented in District workshops and other district-wide educational initiatives.
Assist Principals and Program Coordinators in assessing the implementation of the instructional programs in Special Education classrooms and identifying the areas in need of improvement.
Identify needs and recommend changes/improvements to the curriculum to the Director of Curriculum.
Application Procedure: Apply online www.joliet86.org
Applications accepted until position is filled