Secondary Special Education Teacher

Friday, June 15, 2018
Whitehall District Schools
Position Details: 

Whitehall District Schools is seeking an enthusiastic and competent educator who aspires to be an instructional leader and child advocate.  This individual will join a team of individuals dedicated to advancing the outcomes for students with disabilities and believes that all students have the ability to achieve.  The ideal candidate is well-versed in core content expectations, trauma-informed practices, emotional disabilities, and evidenced-based teaching strategies.  This individual can articulate a vision for student success and possesses a passion for preparing students for their post-secondary goals.

Credentials and Responsibilities

  • Valid Michigan Teaching Certificate, with an EI Endorsement
  • Knowledgeable of the development and execution of function-based Positive Behavior Support Plans
  • Highly organized and effective at meeting deadlines
  • Collaborative style with peers, parents, and children
  • Ability to use data to inform decisions and write goals
  • Strong vision for student success
  • Partner of general education teachers and special education team members
  • Ability to develop a shared vision of responsibility and support
  • Willingness to discuss in depth the meaning of FAPE and LRE
  • Innovative in use of technology to promote student learning
  • Understanding of authentic literacy instruction
  • Capacity to meet all children where they are and move them forward
  • Seeks an optimal learning environment for all children
  • Understands the impact of student engagement, curious
  • Able to articulate student learning
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