Special Education Teacher

Garden Valley School District Southwest / Boise Special Education Not Applicable Full Time Posted 18D ago

About this job

To provide students with a daily and ongoing instructional program that will provide for them the best possible academic knowledge and skills. To help pupils to develop skills, attitudes, and knowledge needed to provide a good foundation for continued education according to the guidelines outlined in each student’s Individual Education Plan.

Education required

Early Childhood/Early Childhood Special Education Blended Certificate or Exceptional Child Certificate

Skills required

Strong background in federal and state law, administrative rules, and Board policy pertaining to special educationStrong background in behavior management, curriculum, and writing and implementing Individualized Education PlansKnowledge of the diverse needs of children with disabilities and appropriate special education classroom practicesThe ability to work with students with emotional, physical, and mental disabilitiesAbility to instruct students one-on-one and small group situationsDemonstrated knowledge of subject matter and effective teaching methodsStrong background in curriculum and the Idaho Core StandardsStrong background in the integration of technology with instruction and in creating and completing required reportsAbility to maintain a positive learning environmentWork well with students, staff, and the publicExcellent organizational skillsExcellent interpersonal and communication skillsAble to work under deadlinesMaintain confidentiality of staff and students


Salary based on Credentials and ExperienceER Paid Health InsuranceLife InsurancePERSI retirement4 day work week

Equal Opportunity Employer Statement

Garden Valley School District is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.