Special Educator

Circle City Prep


The Special Educator will work closely with teachers and administration to build, maintain, and oversee a positive, supportive school intervention and special education program. The Special Educator will be laser focused on ensuring all Scholars are reaching their individualized goals and significantly progressing to college and career readiness.

Background on the Organization:

Circle City Prep is deeply committed to supporting all students to live up to their power and potential through a rigorous college prep education. Circle City Prep is an elementary school built on research and best practices of high performing charter schools nationwide and is uniquely focused on educating students on the Far Eastside of Indianapolis.

Circle City Prep’s philosophical approach to creating a transformational school for the students of Indianapolis is based on three foundational beliefs: 1) Every child, no matter race, socio-economic status, zip code or home language, can be on a path to college; 2) Students thrive in a structured and supportive environment; and 3) Teaching leadership and self-advocacy is a critical component to building our country’s future leaders. For more information, please visit our website: www.circlecityprep.org.

Job Description:

The Special Education Teacher provides services for all students with IEPs or 504s in the school.  The Special Education Teacher is responsible for helping create and provide intervention support for students at the school.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Creates and executes engaging lessons that supports all special needs such that they consistently meet and exceed their IEP goals.
  • Coordinates with teachers and other special education team members in serving students with special needs.
  • Executes Title I, MTSS, and IEP supports, from modifications to accommodations, from push-in to pull-out interventions.
  • Commit to teach an extended daily schedule: 7:15am – 4:00pm


To be considered as a Special Educator, you must:

  • Bachelor’s degree is required; Master’s degree is preferred
  • Minimum of one-year special education teaching experience in an urban public school, preferred
  • Experience working with students with autism or ODD, preferred
  • Belief in and alignment with Circle City Prep’s core beliefs and educational philosophy is non-negotiable
  • Pass criminal background check, as required by law
Job Type
Grade Level
Elementary (K-6)
Grade Categories
Special Education
Job Subjects
Elementary, English Language Arts, Mathematics, Special Education