Special Education Teacher

Deadline: 
Tuesday, December 31, 2019
District/Organization: 
Great Lakes Cyber Academy
Position Details: 

For consideration, please apply online here: https://re22.ultipro.com/CON1019/JobBoard/JobDetails.aspx?__ID=*A80CC6250A0D84B0

Position Summary and Responsibilities

Working from our office in East Lansing, Michigan, the Special Education Teacher will virtually manage instructional programs for students with special needs. Through use of the telephone, Internet and various curriculum tools they will consult regularly with learning coaches and students to ensure that each child successfully completes his/her instructional program. The Special Education Teacher will participate in all steps of the IEP process. They will work closely with other teachers and district professionals to ensure that the school’s special education program is successful and operating in compliance with federal and state regulations. The Special Education Teacher will utilize technology to deliver virtual instruction.

Compensation Package

  • Competitive compensation based on education and experience
  • Annual merit increase 
  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Comprehensive, competitive, and affordable medical, vision, and dental benefits
  • Tuition reimbursement up to $5,250 per calendar year
  • 401(k) plan with employer match potential
  • Additional employer-paid and voluntary benefits

Requirements

  • Degree in Special Education or related Education Field
  • Valid Michigan Special Education certification
  • Experience in policy (IDEA) and/or administration with Special Education
  • Strong technology skills (especially with Microsoft Office products and Google Suite)
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
  • Customer focused approach
  • High degree of flexibility
  • Demonstrated ability to work well in fast paced environment
  • Team player track record
  • Willingness to travel on occasion for marketing and state testing events (may require occasional overnight travel)
  • Ability to work remotely, if necessary

Company Summary

Great Lakes Cyber Academy (GLCA) is a tuition-free, online public school available for students in grades 6–12 throughout Michigan. For students in grades 9-12, GLCA offers a variety of academic pacing options including a traditional school year option, a year-long extended option and an accelerated option. GLCA is authorized by The Governor John Engler Center for Charter Schools at Central Michigan University and supported by the Connections Academy family of public virtual schools. The school is accredited by the North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement, an accrediting division of AdvancED.

For consideration, please apply online here: https://re22.ultipro.com/CON1019/JobBoard/JobDetails.aspx?__ID=*A80CC6250A0D84B0

Email: 
christina.mcclellan@pearson.com
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