JOB SUMMARY: Under the direction of the Building Principal and Director of Special Education, the
Licensed Special Education Teacher develops and provides specialized instruction to meet the unique
needs of students with disabilities; Evaluates and assesses student progress against instructional
objectives; follows State mandated due process procedures and functions as IEP Manager to assigned
Essential functions of the job may include but are not limited to the following:
Provides research-based specialized instruction to address the instructional goals and objectives
contained within each student’s IEP.
Assesses student progress and determines the need for additional reinforcement or adjustments to
Employs various teaching techniques, methods and principles of learning to enable students to
meet their IEP goals.
Develops and implements annual Individualized Educational Program (IEP) plans for students to
include: present levels of educational performance, special education needs, instructional goals
and objectives, and the special education and related services required to meet those goals.
Schedules team meetings and works cooperatively with child study team members and others in
developing instructional goals and strategies.
Coordinates the delivery of special education services in each student's IEP.
Creates a positive learning experience with emphasis in individualized instruction using
appropriate sources including i-pads.
Serves as primary contact for the parent.
Conducts special education evaluations and reevaluations.
Provides direction, supervision and evaluation of educational assistants as directed.
Complies with School Board policies and all state/federal rules and regulations.
Completes all district and state reporting requirements.