Leslie Shankman School Corporation of Chicago, IL is seeking to hire a full-time Special Education Teacher to play a vital role in our students’ academic success. This position offers a competitive salary of $55,000-72,000/year based on experience. Our Special Education Teachers work Monday-Friday, 8:15am-4:30pm with August off. If this sounds like the perfect teaching opportunity for you, apply today!
We offer comprehensive benefits including medical, dental, vision, paid vacation, paid sick leave, paid holidays, company-paid short-term and long-term disability insurance, company-paid basic life and AD&D insurance, a 403(b) retirement plan with Roth option, FSA, HSA, an employee assistance program, 529 college savings program, and tuition assistance. Plus, we provide free meals and healthy snacks.
ABOUT LESLIE SHANKMAN SCHOOL CORPORATION
Leslie Shankman School Corporation (O-School) is a private independent school that provides educational, therapeutic, and/or residential services to youth ages 8-17. For more than a century the O-School has provided a culture of support, a safe haven, and a path to hope for students with mental health challenges, who are on the autism spectrum, or both. We provide a supportive, nurturing environment that provides each child with individualized treatment that allows them to reach their full potential.
We are confident that you will find our school to be a child-centered and extensively rewarding place to work. We highly value our talented staff of educators, clinicians, and counselors who work together to achieve a singular academic and therapeutic experience for the students in our care. This is why we offer top pay, generous benefits, and a supportive work environment.
A DAY IN THE LIFE AS A SPECIAL EDUCATION TEACHER
As a Special Education Teacher, you utilize your knowledge, experience, and training to engage your students and spark their passion for learning. Most of your time is spent planning, preparing, and teaching lesson plans. During your planning, you consider the individual education plans (IEPs) of each student and adapt teaching strategies suited to their educational needs. As you effectively manage your classroom, you are sure to establish a safe and secure learning environment for your students.
Your excellent interpersonal skills assist you as you interact with parents, staff, and other essential partners in the education of your students. With their help, you write compliance reports including IEPs. Teaching special education can be challenging, but you know that it is also one of the most rewarding jobs you could ever have. You love being a teacher and making a difference in the lives of your students.
Experience in elementary education and/or a core content area in secondary education
Are you passionate, patient, and committed to providing a meaningful and engaging classroom? Have you been searching for a teaching position where you can make a difference? If so, you may be perfect for this position!
Internal Number: 7734202884
About Leslie Shankman School Corporation
The Leslie Shankman School Corporation d/b/a/ Sonia Shankman Orthogenic School and Hyde Park Day School.
For more than a century the O-School has provided a culture of support, a safe haven and a path to hope for students with mental health challenges, who are on the autistic spectrum or both.
At Hyde Park Day School (HPDS), our sole purpose is to help bright first through eighth grade students with learning disabilities reach their full potential.
We are located two blocks from the University of Chicago campus. Our campus-style state-of-the-art facility features modern learning environments designed to facilitate engagement and encourage creativity and collaboration with a supportive, homelike feel.
The Leslie Shankman School Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital or veteran status, or disability.