Elementary Special Education Teacher

Cozad Community Schools is accepting applications for an Elementary Special Education Teacher for the 2024-2025 school year. This position will coordinate and provide educationally appropriate services to children with unique learning and developmental needs. The Special Education Teacher will collect and use data to design and deliver high-quality, specialized instruction to meet student needs. This position will require consistent collaboration and coordination with students, parents, related service providers, general education teachers, and administrators.

 

It is an exciting time to be a Haymaker, as our stakeholders have invested $26 million in facility renovations at both the elementary and high school campuses. We believe our students and staff deserve to learn and teach in excellent facilities. All teachers are encouraged to expand their knowledge and understanding by attending  The Dr. Robert J. Marzano Framework guides our instructional practices, and a sound MTSS process district-wide supports our curriculum integration.  We believe that all students and staff can succeed because Cozad Creates Success!  Access our new district Curriculum Website at:  https://www.cozadschools.net/o/cozad-schools/page/curriculum

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Additional Information

Cozad Community Schools is a class C-1 School District, located between Kearney and North Platte along Interstate 80.  We offer a competitive salary and offer full-family insurance benefits.  All years of prior teaching experience will be accepted.  Applicants should possess, or be able to obtain a valid Nebraska teaching certificate with a K-6 or K-12 special education endorsement; however, transitional, conditional, or provisional certificates are encouraged to apply. 

Coaching opportunities available but are not required. Opportunities include the following:

  • Head Softball
  • Assistant HS Volleyball
  • Head Cheer
  • Assistant Cheer
  • Head Dance
  • Assistant MS Volleyball
  • Assistant MS Boys Basketball
  • Assistant MS Girls Basketball
  • Assistant HS Boys Wrestling
  • Assistant HS Girls Wrestling
  • Assistant MS Girls Wrestling
  • Assistant HS Track & Field
  • Assistant Speech

Contact Information

Cozad Community Schools
1910 Meridian Avenue
Cozad, Nebraska 69130
https://www.cozadschools.net/

James Ford
(p) (308) 784-2745
(f) (308) 217-4504

How to Apply

Please send your cover letter, resume, letters of recommendation, transcripts and current Nebraska teaching certificate with proper endorsement (if applicable), in PDF format, to employment@cozadschools.netReview of applicants will continue until a satisfactory candidate is hired.  Position subject to veteran’s preference.  EOE.