Special Education Teacher - Texas Hill Country School in San Marcos, TX at ResCare

Date Posted: 6/8/2018

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Job Description


Title: Special Education Teacher - Texas Hill Country School

Job Category: Direct Care/Operations

Line of Business: HomeCare Services

About ResCare

Join us in transforming peoples' lives and their communities! ResCare is a one-of-a-kind human services company offering services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, home care for seniors, as well as education, vocational training, and job placement for people of all ages and skill levels. Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a Special Education Teacher - Texas Hill Country School.

Are you passionate about helping others? Don’t miss this opportunity to find career success and fulfillment while you help people reach their highest level of independence! Apply today! ResCare. Where Care Meets Career.

Special Education Teacher - Texas Hill Country School Responsibilities

Provide special instruction to students in compliance with school-system and program requirements, state and federal regulations.

  • Implements an instructional, therapeutic and skill development program for differentiated learning levels.
  • Conducts formal and informal assessments of all students.
  • Plans and uses appropriate instructional strategies to include the integration of activities, materials and equipment that align with the accommodations as set in the student’s IEP.
  • Plans and supervises assignments for staff members assisting with students.
  • Establishes and maintains appropriate, open lines of communication with all parties to include but not limited to students, therapists, school district personnel, parents and co-workers.
  • Attends all required meetings and trainings offered by program.
  • Completes required documentation within timelines, including recording of grades and attendance.
  • Models appropriate behavior for the students.
  • Maintains the highest standards of professional conduct in relation to information that is confidential in nature. Shares information only when recipient's right to access is clearly established and sharing of such information is in the best interest of the patient.
  • Adheres to and participates in Company’s mandatory HIPAA and FERPA privacy program/practices and Business Ethics and Compliance programs/practices.
  • Abides by and demonstrates the company’s Mission, Vision, and Values through both behavior and job performance on a day-to-day basis.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Specific Requirements

  • Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree in Special Education and holds current state certification as Special Education Teacher in state providing the service.
  • Minimum of one year experience working with children with disabilities
  • Experience working with children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is preferred
  • Understand and have knowledge of the provided curriculum, Unique Learning
  • Able to co-teach and work in a fast-paced, constantly changing environment
  • Demonstrates excellent attendance, organizational and time management skills
  • Demonstrates effective and professional interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Able to work independently and as part of a team %%
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Additional Information


In addition to meeting your passion for making a difference in people's lives and career advancement, opportunities you may also be offered:

  • Competitive pay based on experience
  • Medical, Dental, Vision Benefits
  • Suite of voluntary insurance options
  • 401(k)
  • Paid Time Off
  • Holidays
  • Performance incentives
  • Company Discount Purchasing Program
    • Cell phone Service
    • Ford and Chrysler Automobiles
    • Furniture
    • Appliances
    • Staples discounts
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Legal Assistance Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement

Don't miss this opportunity to find career success and fulfillment while you assist people to reach their highest level of independence. 

ResCare does not discriminate against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, age, veteran status, or sexual orientation in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment, or on the basis of gender in its health programs and activities.

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