Special Education Teacher – La Crosse

Catholic Charities Disabilities Services is looking to hire a full time Special Education Teacher for their Day School and Summer Program. This is a year round position beginning September 2019. This school program offers much needed support through alternative programming within our location to area school district. The teacher would be in charge of planning lessons, instruction, and behavior management.

Qualified Candidates should have a Wisconsin teaching license in cross categorical or emotional/behavioral disorders. At least 3 years working in a school environment addressing the needs of persons with disabilities. Demonstrated leadership skills in the classroom to include directing classroom support specialists. They should be knowledgeable of and competent with a variety of positive, proactive behavior management techniques. Demonstrate knowledge of the special education process to include referral, evaluation, writing and following Individual Education Plans (IEP’s). Effective verbal and written communication skills. Lastly they should have the knowledge base of best practices for working with students with autism spectrum disorders or who have experienced trauma (or willingness to learn)

Rate: $33,280-$45,760 annual salary based on experience and education.

For immediate consideration, please fill out an application and attach your resume and cover letter.

If you are unsure and would like to set up a 30-60 minute job shadow please contact Callie Smith at csmith@cclse.org.