Early Childhood Teacher

Classification:                          Certified

Division/Department:              Special Education

Job Category:                         Early Childhood Special Education Teacher                       

Title:                                         Early Childhood Exceptional Student Services Teacher

 

Qualifications:                         *Kansas Teaching Certificate

                                                *Early Childhood Handicapped certification or Unified Certification, or willingness to pursue this certification

 

 

Reports To:                               Director of Special Education

 

Supervises:                               Supervision of paraprofessional(s)

 

BASIC FUNCTION/PURPOSE

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.

           

 

CRITICAL SKILLS

  1. Ability to maintain regular and good work attendance and come to work on time.
  2. Ability to work constructively and cooperatively with others.
  3. Ability to respond to information requests in a courteous, timely and helpful manner.
  4. Ability to manage job responsibilities while meeting established deadlines.
  5. Ability to access, input, and retrieves information from a computer.
  6. Ability to maintain confidentiality of student and staff information.

 

PERFORMANCE RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Responsible for intake duties (completion of necessary forms) and referring families to appropriate service providers.  Responsible for coordinating necessary services through the development of an IEP.  Ultimate goal being to provide services in a least restrictive environment as possible.
  2. Develop appropriate multi-disciplinary IEP’s in collaboration with the staffing team.
  3. Assist with the development implementation and monitoring of the individual education plan.
  4. Facilitate students’ transition to an appropriate program.
  5. Create and maintain a classroom environment that fosters a culture of learning with high expectations for all.
  6. Adjust instruction to respond to individual learning needs.
  7. Monitor the developmental progress of all students, according to current Kansas Early Learning Standards and monitoring progress towards IEP goals.

 

  1. Collaborate with Itinerant staff, English Language Learner staff, Related Services Provider, Family Services Worker and other support staff, according to the needs of the children and families and the program.
  2. Other duties as assigned.

 

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.

 

 

 

 

                                                      An Equal Employment/Educational Opportunity Agency

The LCNCK does not discriminate on the basis of sex, or employment in, its programs or activities.  Any requests for accommodations or questions regarding LCNCK compliance with Title VI, Title IX, ADA, or Section 504 may be directed to the Coordinator, who is the Director of the Cooperative.  The Director can be reached at 785-243-3294.  The Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, U.S. Department of Education, is also available.

Concordia USD 333

Concordia USD 333

Concordia USD 333

Concordia USD 333

Concordia USD 333

Concordia USD 333

Concordia USD 333



Job Start Date: August-1-2019
Applications Due By: June-1-2019

Job Contact Information

Alicia Fraley - alicia.fraley@usd333.com - 785-243-3518

Employer Information

Concordia USD 333 www.usd333.com

 

Concordia Public Schools, located in North Central Kansas, provide services for more than 1,100 students in Preschool through the 12th grade . Grade configuration includes:  Concordia Elementary School - Grades Pre-K-4; Concordia Middle School- Grades 5-6 and Concordia Jr./Sr. High School-Grades 7-12. USD 333 is also the host district for the Learning Cooperative of North Central Kansas, which provides special education services for area school districts. Services include high quality educational opportunities, as well as a wide variety of extra curricular offerings. The schools offer more than 30 clubs, organizations and sports for student participation, and has produced 31 National Merit Finalists.

USD 333 is committed to creating and maintaining an environment that ensures engaged learning, effective teaching, and trusting relationshipsso that all members of the school community reach their highest level of academic achievement.

The district is an equal opportunity employer and shall not discriminate in its employment practices and policies with respect to hiring, compensation, terms, conditions, or privileges of employment because of an individual’s race, color, religion, sex, age, disability or national origin.

           Inquiries regarding compliance may be directed to Superintendent, 217 W 7th St, Concordia, KS 66901-2803, (785) 243-3518 or to:

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission OR   Kansas Human Rights Commission

400 State Ave., 9th Floor                                     900 SW Jackson, Suite 568-S      

Kansas City, KS 66101                                        Topeka, KS 66612-1258

 

 

 

 


Employer Address: 217 West 7th Street Concordia, Kansas


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