Geary County USD 475
Division/Department: Special Education
Job Category: Teacher
Title: Early Childhood Special Education Teacher
*Kansas Teaching Certificate
*Early Childhood Handicapped certification or Unified Certification, or willingness to pursue this certification
*Flexibility in schedule (some evening hours required)
*Computer/Word Processing skills
*Strong interpersonal skills/collaborative skills
Reports To: Early Childhood Program Principal, Director of Special Education
Supervises: Supervision of paraprofessional(s)
To be responsible for both the early childhood instructional services and the early childhood special education services of eligible pre-kindergarten-age children, ensuring that the educational and developmental needs of all children are addressed.
Support connections with families through home visits, parent-teacher conferences, regular, positive communications, and through curriculum-based Home Links and monthly newsletters.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The employee performing the duties of this position is frequently required to walk, sit, talk, hear, bend, stoop, and reach. The employee may be occasionally required to manually lift, move, or carry up to 50 pounds. The employee is required to interact with staff and meet the demands of several different people. The employee is responsible for the work output of others. The employee occasionally works extended hours. Vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
Term of Employment: Teacher Contract
Salary Range: Determined by placement on teacher salary schedule.
Evaluation Frequency: Job performance will be evaluated a minimum of 1 time per year.
Notice of Nondiscrimination
Geary County USD #475 does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and/or activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. For questions or complaints based on race, color, national origin, sex or age, please contact the USD 475 Director of Human Resources, 123 N. Eisenhower, Junction City, KS 66441. Telephone: 785.717.4000. For questions or complaints based on disability, please contact the USD 475 Director of Exceptional Student Services, 123 N. Eisenhower, Junction City, KS 66441. Telephone: 785.717.4000
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