Special Education Teacher – North County Academy

Job title: Special Education Teacher – North County Academy

Company: San Diego County Office of Education

Job description: Join our amazing team!The San Diego County Office of Education is a collaborative organizationthat works toward a future without boundaries for our students.We are passionate about equity for students and employees, support innovative learning,offer great employee benefits, and professional growth opportunities!The San Diego County Office of Education (SDCOE) is recruiting to fill two (2) full-time vacancies for Special Education Teacher at North County Academy in Carlsbad, California.Reporting to the Coordinator of the North County Academy treatment program, the Special Education Teacher is responsible for planning and implementing quality learning experiences, preparing semester plans and daily lesson plans, and creating a stimulating classroom environment conducive to intellectual discovery.North County Academy is a San Diego County Office of Education school that contracts with the San Diego Center for Children for its therapeutic services. The purpose of this partnership is to offer a school designed to meet the academic and therapeutic needs of students with mental health concerns. The students are primarily emotionally disturbed, but may have secondary learning disabilities. The school is an intensive program for elementary, middle and high school students to meet their education and treatment goals that prepare them to return to their home district. The school serves all of North San Diego County.Requirements / QualificationsThis position requires possession of a valid Education Specialist credential with a Mild/Moderate emphasis issued by the California CTC (Commission on Teacher Credentialing). Applicants must also possess an English learner authorization (CLAD or equivalent document). Applicants must also be eligible for a valid California driver’s license. CPR and First Aid certification is highly desirable. Applicants must have experience in the development and writing of Individualized Education Plans (IEP), assessment procedures, and adherence to federal and state regulations for students with disabilities. Experience working with students with mental health challenges is preferred.In addition to your EDJOIN application, please add the following attachments:

  • Resume, detailing education and experience
  • Letter of Introduction
  • Two (2) current letters of recommendation (dated within the last year)
  • Proof of English Learners authorization (CLAD or equivalent document)
  • Copy Valid Education Specialist Credential- Mild/Moderate or equivalent document issued by the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing

*** We are also accepting applications for those candidates who are eligible to receive an internship credential as issued by the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing. To be considered for this option, please obtain and attach an Eligibility for Intern Credential letter (addressed to The San Diego County Office of Education) as issued by your university. If you have already been issued an intern credential by the CTC, please attach that document to your application. For more information, please visit: https://www.ctc.ca.gov/educator-prep/intern/default.Comments and Other InformationPlease note that your completed online application must include all of the required supplemental documentation. Emailed or Faxed supplemental documents will not be accepted. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Employment with the San Diego County Office of Education is contingent upon successful completion of a post-offer background check and physical exam, which includes a drug and alcohol screening. All required California Credentials (if applicable, as issued by the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing) must be confirmed prior to employment with the SDCOE.EDUCATOR PREPARATION The San Diego County Office of Education (SDCOE) provides programs that address pre-service preparation, advanced teacher credentials and authorizations, and professional learning for educators. Learn more about the options and next steps for your teaching career in education at the Educator Pathways website at https://educatorpathways.sdcoe.net/The San Diego County Office of Education is an equal opportunity employer. Because each person is born with inherent worth and dignity, and because equitable access and opportunity are essential to a just, educated society, SDCOE employee commitments include being respectful of differences and diverse perspectives, and being accountable for ones actions and the resulting impact.

Expected salary: $51902 – 101107 per year

Location: San Diego, CA

Job date: Wed, 20 Mar 2024 00:14:45 GMT

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