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Special Education Teachers - 2023-24 School Year

Issue Date:  February 1, 2023
Application Deadline:  UNTIL FILLED

Advertised No.


TITLE Special Education Teacher
School TBD
9 Month/187 Days

This is a Certified Position

Salary:  $50,642 - $88,342



Job Description




QUALIFICATIONS: Alabama State teaching certificate in area of instructional                      responsibility, NCLB criteria for Highly Qualified Teacher


REPORTS TO: Principal


JOB GOAL: To create and provide engaging and challenging work for students to

                       maximize each student’s ability in accordance with local and state courses                  

                       of study.


EVALUATION:TrussvilleCity Board of Education Personnel Evaluation Plan




1.                  Plans and delivers instructional activities for students consistent with student needs and district instructional goals.


2.                  Demonstrates an appropriate level of subject matter knowledge for the instructional assignment as evidenced by daily presentation of subject matter practices.


3.                  Establishes behavior standards, provides classroom routines, and practices effective oral communication and listening skills resulting in a learning environment that promotes learning and self-discipline among students.


4.                  Demonstrates the effective evaluation of student needs and progress by engaging in entry level diagnosis activities, test construction, record keeping, appropriate referral of students with special needs, preparing students for assessment, effective test administration, and post assessment follow-up activities.


5.                  Delivers instructional activities in a manner demonstrating a variety of instructional techniques, promoting positive interaction among students, and providing for appropriate practice of activities and skills focusing upon the desired learning outcomes.


6.                  Establishes and maintains a high level of rapport with other teachers, team leaders, department heads, district-level coordinators and/or program directors, and instructional support and service employees of the school district.


7.                  Establishes and maintains a level of rapport with students that results in students being shown that all individuals are deserving of respectful and dignified treatment and promoting a healthy self-concept in all students.


8.                  Demonstrates a positive and technically competent set of parent/community relations’ skills including oral communication, written communications, and listening skills in-group and one-on-one situations as necessary.


9.                  Fulfills professional responsibilities beyond those exhibited in the classroom to include participation in school co-curricular programs, school and district program improvement efforts, participation in community and parent groups, and abides by and promotes high ethical standards.


10.              Participates in professional growth activities leading toward enhancing professional qualifications.


11.              Models appropriate personal characteristics and work habits that are consistent with personal development goals established for students.


12.              Performs other such duties as required and/or assigned by the principal.


Board Approved: May 2, 2005

QUALIFICATIONS Alabama State teaching certificate in area of instructional responsibility
SALARY RANGE $50,642 - $88,342


Every applicant and employee is entitled to equal treatment with regard to all terms and conditions of employment, assignment, promotion, demotion, salary, dismissal, and training.  The Trussville City Board of Education is an equal opportunity employer.  It is the official policy of Trussville City Board of Education that no person, on the grounds of race, color, disability, sex, religion, national origin, age, or other legally protected status, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any program, activity, or employment.