Special Education Teacher K-8 - Forge International

Sage International School Southwest / Boise Classroom Teacher Full Time Posted 1Y ago

About this job

Forge International School - a public school of choice - is seeking applicants to fill a FULL TIME Special Education position for the 2020-2021 academic year.

Essential Job Functions:
Meet district, state, and federal requirements related to the provision of special education services; demonstrate knowledge of policies, procedures, and regulations; maintain proper and sufficient documentation

Conduct specialized student assessments and evaluations for purposes of eligibility determination and program planning for individual students

Establish and facilitate meetings and discussions with participants including parents, school team members, and other personnel; follow up and monitor any intended actions and outcomes

Work in partnership with parents/guardians, families, and students; communicate on a routine basis and as needed by phone, electronic means, conferences, written documentation, etc.

Collaborate with K-12 special education teaching team and related services providers

Utilize support personnel; delegate duties and monitor effectiveness of support personnel; provide direction and training as needed

Support classroom teachers’ instructional and behavioral support needs; consult with teachers regarding appropriate use of strategies and behavior response; use training and experience to support classroom instruction; work effectively as a member of the school team

Assume case management responsibilities as assigned and/or when necessary

Determine and provide prevention activities as needed, including identifying need for prevention, working with others in planning and delivering prevention activities, and performing prevention, follow-up, and program evaluation activities
Demonstrate proficiency in planning and preparation of instruction for students; facilitate, monitor, and assess student growth, learning, and progress

Participate in professional in-service and ongoing training to further develop specialized skills

Fulfill all other related duties as assigned

Successful candidates will be certified to teach in public schools, either in Idaho or in another state with a willingness to transfer certification to Idaho. The position of Secondary School teacher at Forge requires that the successful candidate:

MISSION: Forge International School engages students within an inclusive IB learning community, challenging all members to take risks and contribute locally and globally through open-minded inquiry.

Equal Opportunity Employer Statement

Sage International School 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.