Aug 01, 2019

Special Education Teacher (East Lansing)

  • Connections Academy
  • East Lansing, MI, USA
Full time Teacher - Special Education

Job Description

We are looking for caring, dedicated educators who are excited to work at a school where they can focus on helping individual students thrive. Want to be a part of the personalized online school community that fosters real achievement for each and every student? Read on and apply below!

Working from our office in East Lansing, Michigan, the Special Education Teacher will virtually manage instructional programs for students with special needs. Through use of the telephone, Internet and various curriculum tools they will consult regularly with learning coaches and students to ensure that each child successfully completes his/her instructional program. The Special Education Teacher will participate in all steps of the IEP process. They will work closely with other teachers and district professionals to ensure that the school’s special education program is successful and operating in compliance with federal and state regulations. The Special Education Teacher will utilize technology to deliver virtual instruction.

Requirements

  • Degree in Special Education or related Education Field
  • Valid Michigan Special Education certification
  • Experience in policy (IDEA) and/or administration with Special Education
  • Strong technology skills (especially with Microsoft Office products and Google Suite)
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
  • Customer focused approach
  • High degree of flexibility
  • Demonstrated ability to work well in fast paced environment
  • Team player track record
  • Willingness to travel on occasion for marketing and state testing events (may require occasional overnight travel)
  • Ability to work remotely, if necessary

Compensation Package

  • Competitive compensation based on education and experience
  • Annual merit increase
  • Comprehensive, competitive, and affordable medical, vision, and dental benefits
  • Tuition reimbursement up to $5,250 per calendar year
  • 401(k) plan with employer match potential
  • Additional employer-paid and voluntary benefits
  • Career advancement opportunities


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State

Michigan

Level of Education

4 Year Degree

Experience Level

1+ to 2 Years

Citizenship Required

Yes

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