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7 Sep 2017

Teacher Special Education Teacher

Hamilton County Department of Education
 Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States

Job Description

Calvin Donaldson Environmental Science Academy, an environmental science magnet school in Chattanooga, TN, is seeking a Comprehensive Development Class teacher for the 2017-2018 school year.  If you are seeking a team of dynamic and dedicated educators who are committed to ensuring an excellent education for all of our students, then CDESA is the right place for you!

We are seeking a motivated, energetic applicant with a bachelor’s degree and a certification in K-12 Special Education or similar certification.

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Hamilton County Schools is located in the Chattanooga, TN, area and serves 79 schools and over 40,000 students.  At Hamilton County, we know that a great teacher is a game changer for students, for our city, and for the future.  We invest in our teachers and empower them to be the best leaders they can be.  Learn more about teaching in Hamilton County at

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to develop and implement IEPs requiring supervision and instruction for students with cognitive, social, communication, physical, self-help, behavioral and vocational needs.
  • Physical ability to lift, transfer, position, toilet and feed students with limited physical needs. Knowledge of the IEP process, behavioral interventions, data collection, assistive technology and alternative assessment (portfolio) curriculum.
  • Ability to use collaborative skills in addressing inclusionary needs of students with parents and professional staff.
  • Knowledge of work based learning and transitional planning for secondary age persons with significant disabilities.

Knowledge of IDEIA, current state special education rules and regulations, and compliance issues relative to programming for students with disabilities.

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Bureaus: Tennessee. Job Categories: Full-Time. Job Types: Teacher.