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Job Summary

The instructor shall work under the supervision of the Trinity Alps Unified School District Administration, and in accordance with the school and district policies. The Special Education teacher shall be responsible to provide direct and indirect instructional support to students in general education and specialized settings. The instructor shall employ individualized instructional strategies and techniques, modify academic content as necessary to meet students’ varying needs and interests. Teach pro-social behavior, as determined by the students’ individualized education programs (IEPs), and design/monitor behavioral objectives in an overall positive behavioral support system. Knowledge of teaching methods and instructional strategies appropriate to a variety of disabilities. Confer with parents, administrators, program specialists, social workers, and other professionals to develop individualized education programs (IEPs) designed to access the general curriculum to the degree possible, and facilitate adapted curriculum as necessary. Maintain accurate and complete student records and prepare reports.

Requirements / Qualifications

Required Credentials: Valid Credential – Special Education Credential, Mild/Moderate, Moderate/Severe, Special Education/Severely handicapped, adaptive PE preferred but not required and CLAD certificate. Must be NCLB compliant at the time of hire. BTSA covered by District. Upon offer of employment, the following will be required. DOJ/FBI (fingerprints) clearance and a TB clearance.

Documents needed: Letter of Application Completed application form Current resume Copy of original transcripts Three to five letters of recommendation

Comments and Other Information

Applications will be reviewed upon receipt. All positions open until filled. Excellent medical, dental and vision package available. Trinity High School and Weaverville Elementary School are located in the small mountain town of Weaverville, CA. Nestled at the foot of the Trinity Alps, Weaverville is surrounded by abundant outdoor activities including hiking, fishing, hunting, golfing, river rafting, skiing and boating to name a few. An outdoor enthusiast’s dreams come true! The community of Weaverville is a blend of professionals, blue-collar workers and retirees. The primary employer is the County of Trinity, timber and tourism also being an important part of the economy. In addition small businesses are actively involved in serving the needs of local residents and tourists who pass through the community en route to Trinity Lake and the Trinity Alps. Trinity County is the perfect place for those wanting to live in a small, friendly community. Trinity Alps Unified School District is an equal opportunity employer: It is the policy of Trinity Alps Unified School District to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, marital status, citizenship, national origin, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. Trinity Alps Unified School District prohibits any such discrimination or harassment.

Minimum Education and Experience

Education Required: Bachelor's
Driver's License Required: Yes
Hiring Requirements for this Job:
  • Drug Testing / Screening
  • Background Checks
  • Reference Check
  • Accessible by Public Transportation: No
    Salary Range: $43,720.00 - $74,519.00 DOE