Special Education Teacher

South Campus - Palatine, IL (30+ days ago)

Connections Organization, a leader in providing special education services, is recruiting a Special Education Teacher for high school science. This position begins June 12, 2018 and includes training with current science teacher. We are seeking a caring individual with a desire to help students achieve their goals to join our team.

QUALIFICATIONS: KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES We are seeking a highly motivated individual with experience teaching special education with ED, SLD, OHI, and Autism in either a self-contained classroom or therapeutic day school.

The ultimate candidate will be an experienced and tested individual who possesses a combination of the following:

Education/Licensure: Bachelor’s degree or higher in Special Education and have an LBS1 endorsement and an Illinois State Licensure.

Background/Skills: Minimum of three (3) years experience working with special needs population. Experience establishing trust with students who experience severe anxiety, depression, trauma, self-injurious behavior and work or school refusal preferred.

DUTIES: Connections Organization seeks an experienced, dynamic Special Education Teacher to work as a member of the team to carry on the tradition of excellence in special education. The Special Education Teacher is responsible for IEP development and case management, data collection, differentiation and intervention for academic and/or social-emotional needs, technology integration and ability to work with different professions, therapist, and age-groups.

SALARY/BENEFITS: South Campus offers an attractive salary, as well as a complete benefits package including: medical, dental, tuition reimbursement, company paid life insurance, and a 401k plan.

ADDITIONAL NOTES: Desired Outcomes: Action oriented; identifies and seizes opportunities. Decision quality: makes good, timely decisions based upon a mixture of analysis, wisdom, experience, and judgment. Ethics and Values: has unwavering ethical and moral judgment and behavior. Integrity and trust: is seen as a direct, trustworthy and honest individual.

HOW TO APPLY: For more information about South Campus, please visit our web

site at www.southcampus.net. An application for employment can be found on the website under forms. Please forward your resume, cover letter and completed application via email to Ms. Edward, Principal.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Bachelor's

Required work authorization:

  • United States