Special Education Teacher – Behavior Disorder Program

Columbus Public Schools has created two new special education behavior disorder positions within the school district for the 2024-2025 school year.  The teacher must be able to teach programs according to IEPs for students with verified handicapping conditions. The instructor will provide leadership and supervision of students in developing, organizing, and utilizing resources for an effective instructional program at the middle school level. The teacher will have excellent interpersonal skills to consult effectively with teachers, administrators, and parents, in a variety of settings.

Zone 4



Additional Information

  • Base salary for 2024-2025 school year starting at $40,200/year + $12,000 Cash Stipend ($1000/month to be used for purchase of health/dental insurance or may be taken as cash).
  • Up to a $2,500 signing bonus. Bonus tied to hard-to-fill designation. 
  • All years of experience may be granted if deemed a hard-to-fill position.
  • Stipend for additional caseload (proposed).
  • Must hold a NE Teaching Certificate with the proper endorsement.
  • Starting August 2, 2024

These are related to programs covered under Title 92, Chapter 51 of the Nebraska Department of Education.  Programs funded by Federal Grant funds may have additional requirements.


Contact Information

Columbus Public Schools
PO Box 947
Columbus, NE 68602

Marie Washburn
(p) (402) 563-7000 13392