Elementary Special Education Teacher (K-5)
The Aurora Public School District is currently accepting applications for an Elementary Special Education Teacher for the 2022-23 school year. This position provides special education services to students with Mild/Moderate disabilities, with a focus on Life Skills. Candidates must hold, or be able to obtain, Nebraska Department of Education Teacher Certification with proper endorsement in Special Education K-6. The Elementary Special Education Teacher is responsible for the delivery and management of Special Education services to students with special needs. Specific areas of responsibility include:
- Manage caseloads
- Preparing, scheduling, and conducting IEPs and MDTs
- Provide services as directed in the IEP
- Supervise paraprofessionals
- Communicate with District staff and outside agencies
- Comply with NDE Rule 51 guidelines
- Consult and collaborate with parents, teachers, and staff
- Collect and analyze data to evaluate effectiveness of special education services
- Maintain student records
- Provide related services to students
*Note: The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.
The Aurora Public School District, located in Central Nebraska, is a proud, progressive school district serving the Aurora and surrounding communities. The Aurora Public School District provides learning opportunities for all learners in academics, social interactions, and extra-curricular activities. The District enjoys a strong tradition of academic and extracurricular excellence with strong parent and community involvement. Aurora is located along Interstate 80, 25 miles from Grand Island, 60 miles from Lincoln, and 120 miles from Omaha.
How to Apply
Screening of applicants will begin immediately and position will remain open until filled. Position will begin August 1, 2022. Interested applicants should send cover letter, application, resume, and credentials to: Mr. Jeff Sutter, Aurora High School, 300 L St., Aurora, NE 68818, or firstname.lastname@example.org.