Special Education Teacher

Rooted School Indy at Eastern Star Church
Job Type

 The Special Education teacher instructs special education students in a classroom setting, prepares lesson plans and instructional materials designed to meet needs of individual students. This individual will evaluate and monitor student’s performance and may implement therapeutic programs for students.

  • Facilitate lessons in a manner that will be effective despite a student’s disability.
  • Provide support for students both academically and personally where necessary.
  • Respect students and treat them with dignity in the learning environment.
  • Prepare lessons in advance with the needs of learners in mind.
  • Design activities to achieve the learning goals of the students.
  • Demonstrates mastery of subject matter
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Education.
  • 2-4 years of related experience, preferred.
  • Previous experience working with students with special needs.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Knowledge of teaching practices for students with special needs.
  • Specialization in Special Education, preferred.
  • This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines.
Job Type
Grade Level
High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8)
Grade Categories
Special Education