Highland Elementary
Posted 2 months ago

Special Education Teacher

Highland Elementary School

Have considered teaching as a career and do you have an interest in Special Education? We have a Grow Your Own opportunity for you!

Join the Reedsport School District community!!


  • Competitive salary
  • 190 days per year
  • Friendly and helpful staff
  • District picks up 6% PERS
  • Excellent benefit package

The Reedsport School District will hire a full-time Special Education teacher to work with special needs students in a classroom setting.  The primary responsibility for this position is to teach Communication Skills, Social Skills, Functional Academics, Self-Management, Home Living Skills, Community Access Skills, and Vocational Skills to a small group of students in a 7-12 public school setting.  The teacher will be supported with instructional assistants and the District will provide clerical support staff.

Reedsport School District is a small, pleasant school along the Oregon Coast.  We invite you to join the Reedsport School District where the staff collaborate and partner together to help every student succeed. 


  • Applicant must hold or qualify for an Oregon Teaching Certificate, with subject area endorsement and grade level authorization.
  • Desire and ability to work with a team of professional educators in a small/rural school.
  • Familiarity with a variety of age appropriate instructional, assessment and classroom management strategies that reflect current research on best practices.
  • Experience working with diverse groups.
  • Familiarity with state standards and curriculum frameworks.
  • Knowledge and experience with differentiated instruction.
  • Effective oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to exhibit professionalism and effective human relations.
  • Ability to effectively manage and supervise students and their work.
  • Ability to direct the work of other staff members.
  • Ability to develop lessons that prepare students for academic and social success.
  • Standard First Aid certification, or the ability to obtain certification within two months of hire, may be required.
  • A positive role model for the school/community.

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