Special Education Teacher Jobs

As a special education teacher, you put your students first. You tirelessly advocate for them and ensure that you tailor culturally appropriate instructional and behavioral goals for them. At Bilingual Therapies, we feel the same way about our applicants.

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We will support you as you navigate the market for that perfect job, but more than that, we can provide a foundation to stand on and grow professionally. 

Special Education Teacher Responsibilities

Every day brings different scenarios in the world of special education. The core responsibilities of a special education teacher, though, are consistent. What does a special education teacher do? They design and implement IEPs, advocate for their students, administer assessments, and deliver standards-based instruction. They also confer with general education teachers, administrators, specialists, families, and counselors. Bilingual special education teachers need to balance all of this with an emphasis on language and communication. Here at Bilingual Therapies, we understand the intricacies of special education, for both bilingual and monolingual teachers. We are the compassionate support system on which you can rely.

Special Education Teacher Requirements

Special education teachers must meet several requirements before they can be hired. You need to obtain a bachelor’s degree, preferably in the field of education or special education. You need to achieve certification in special education, including student teaching, coursework, and a standardized exam. You can continue to grow professionally through obtaining authorizations, such as for autism, to teach more specialized populations. Many special education teachers get a master’s degree or doctorate. Requirements vary slightly by state, so be sure to check your state’s requirements. 

Special Education Teacher Salary and Job Outlook

Special education teacher salaries fall into a wide range, depending on which part of the country you live in and your experience level. Some districts pay much higher salaries than others nearby, so be sure to research your local schools. The job growth outlook for special education is estimated at 3% from 2018 – 2028. This rate is on par with many other industries.

Remote Special Education Teacher Jobs

Becoming a special education teacher is a rewarding and exciting profession. Here at Bilingual Therapies, we match the best candidates available with the job of their dreams. Besides on-site positions in schools, we also have remote work from home opportunities. 

Whatever job you are seeking, we have the knowledge and expertise to guide you on your search. More importantly, though, you will find a wealth of resources, career support, compassion, and welcoming culture. We celebrate our differences and view them as strengths. Browse through our special education jobs and join our vibrant family today. 

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Summer Special Education Teacher Opening- Illinois
Schools - Special Education Teacher 4 days ago Mettawa, IL

Summer Special Education Teacher Opening- Illinois

Bilingual Therapies has partnered with a school district near Mettawa, Illinois to hire a Special Education teacher for a current summer opening. In this role you will work with K-12 students on a part-time basis. Interviews are being held this week for summer placements.

Responsibilities:

  • Middle school caseload
  • Direct services and consultation
  • Mon-Thurs: 8 am- 12 pm
  • Assignment period: June 14th – July 15th
  • Previous experience in schools or pediatrics preferred

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • LSB1 endorsement required
  • Licensed Special Education teacher in the state of Illinois
  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in Special Education or teaching students with special needs

Employment: Part-time, contract

To learn more about this teaching job opening, please apply and submit current resume to bernard.mejia@bilingualtherapies.com. You can also text or call me at (770)-557-3238 if you need additional information.

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