Employment Opportunities
Title: Special Education Teacher (Part-Time) 6.8.2016
Location: Longview Early Graduation High School
Description: PRIMARY PURPOSE:
Provide students with appropriate learning activities and experiences in the core academic subject area assigned to help them fulfill their potential for intellectual, emotional, physical, and social growth. Enable students to develop competencies and skills to function successfully in society.

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:
Develop and implement lesson plans that fulfill the requirements of district’s curriculum program and show written evidence of preparation as required
Prepare lessons that reflect accommodations for differences in student learning styles
Present subject matter according to guidelines established by Texas Education Agency, board policies, and administrative regulations
Plan and use appropriate instructional and learning strategies, activities, materials, and equipment that reflect understanding of the learning styles and needs of students assigned
Conduct assessment of student learning styles and use results to plan instructional activities
Work cooperatively with special education teachers to modify curricula as needed for special education students according to guidelines established in Individual Education Plans (IEP)
Work with other members of staff to determine instructional goals, objectives, and methods according to district requirements
Plan and supervise assignments of teacher aide(s) and volunteer(s)
Use technology to strengthen the teaching/learning process
Participate in staff development and in planning for student achievement
Attend required meetings and participate in campus related activities
Support principal and work cooperatively with staff, parents, and students
Other duties as assigned

TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT: 187 days per year

SALARY: LISD Teacher Salary Schedule

BEGINNING DATE: 2016 – 2017 school year

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Until filled
Requirements: QUALIFICATIONS:
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university
Valid Texas teaching certificate with required endorsements or required training for subject and level assignment
Meet the “Highly Qualified” requirement under NCLB standards
Specific knowledge of subject assigned as well as a general knowledge of curriculum and instruction
At least one year of field experience (student teaching) or approved internship

APPLICATION PROCESS:
Applicants must submit:
A letter of interest, a current resume LISD Professional Application, a copy of all transcript(s), a copy of certificate(s), a copy of service records, and three letters of recommendation from past employers or supervisors

In-District applicants must submit:
A letter of interest, a current resume, a copy of transcripts reflecting additional degree(s) and certificate(s) earned since being employed
Salary: LISD Teacher Salary Schedule
Contact Name: Loretta J. Thompson Martin - Director, Human Resources
Contact Phone: (903) 381-2200
Contact Fax: (903) 381-2286
Contact Address: 1301 East Young Street
Contact City: Longview
Contact State: TX
Contact Zip: 75602