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Special Education Teachers
Post Date: 12/14/2021
Close Date: 01/31/2022
West Fargo Public Schools
207 Main Ave West

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$30,000 - $49,999

West Fargo, ND

Job Description:
The special education teacher provides instruction for students who are enrolled in special education programs while creating an engaging, nurturing, and safe learning environment that allows students to develop their physical, social, and emotional wellbeing. A special education teacher provides intervention and supports in academics, future ready skills, knowledge, and dispositions to be compassionate, lifelong-learners, and contributing citizens in a rapidly changing world. A special education teacher follows the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) procedures and completes compliant paperwork to support students with disabilities in the educational settings.

Bachelor's Degree in Education
Valid ND Teaching License with special education endorsement
Strong background in positive behavioral supports
High interest in serving students with complex behaviors
Prior experience working with special education students
Effective communication skills both expressive and receptive
Ability to reason, interpret, and analyze information to generate new knowledge and understanding
Adept at problem-solving, resilient when faced with challenges, and skilled in planning and organization
Ability to work well with others, resolve controversy and conflict through respectful negotiation, and accept constructive feedback
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