SPED Teacher

Posted on: July 28, 2022
This position is located in: Chamberlain

Summary of Position:
The SPED Teacher is responsible for the instruction of students, organization of instructional lessons and implementation of the education curriculum, while being a contributing member of the community. The position is also responsible for paperwork specific to the SPED program. This is an exempt position.

Reports to the Director of Education

Core Responsibilities:

  • Implements the educational curriculum as prescribed through written action plans. Ensures that lesson plans correlate with established plans of study and contain specific instructional objectives and reflections.
  • Works with Special Education and general education staff to develop, implement, and monitor individual education plans.
  • Accurately evaluates and records student achievement and progress for reporting to the administration and team members serving the child.
  • Uses differentiated instruction to meet the needs of students.
  • Promotes teamwork and open communication through regular participation in discussions with other staff who also directly supervise student, i.e. houseparents, other teachers, Family Services Counselors, and families of students.


  • Four year degree in Education
  • South Dakota teaching certification

Physical Demands:

  • Uses both hands and wrists repetitively for prolonged periods.