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About the Employer

We are located in beautiful Northern California on the Sacramento River, near Shasta Lake, Whiskeytown Lake, Mt. Shasta, Mt. Lassen, and many other natural wonders. We are an outdoor enthusiast’s ideal destination. If you are searching for a place with affordable homes, where you can escape traffic and congestion, and with a true sense of community then come explore Shasta County, California.

We are committed to ensuring that all students receive a quality education taught by highly qualified and motivated staff committed to the academic, social, and emotional needs of every student. Our mission at the Shasta County Office of Education, “To be leaders in educational excellence, offering support to schools and community to ensure Shasta County students receive a quality education preparing them for high school graduation and success in career and college”. It is a mission we do not take lightly. We are accountable to our clients, not only in providing a quality education for our youth, but also in maintaining sound management practices and care in how we provide oversight to the 25 school districts in Shasta County. Together with the school district superintendents we have developed common goals centered around collaboration and support for all students throughout Shasta County.

Core Values

Service to and Engagement of school districts, and community partners and each other for the benefit of all students
Hopeful and Helpful
Aspire to improve and innovate
Shared humor and joy
Attract, hire, and retain the best employees

Job Description for Teacher-Special Education at Shasta County Office Of Education _ EDJOIN

Requirements / Qualifications

Application package should include:
*Certificated Application
*Letter of Introduction
*Copy of credentials (see credential requirements below)
*Verification of Masters and/or Doctorate degree (if applicable)
*Letters of Recommendation – two current within 5 years (you will not be considered for this position if these instructions are not followed)

Licenses and other requirements:
*Valid California Teaching Credential with Mild-Moderate or Moderate-Severe Specialist designation.
*Valid California Class C driver’s license.


  • Copy of Transcript (Copy of Bachelor’s, Master’s and/or Doctorate degree transcript)
  • Credential Copy (Copy of Valid CA Teaching Credential with Mild-Moderate or Moderate-Severe designation)
  • Letter of Introduction (Cover Letter)
  • Letter(s) of Recommendation (2 Letters of Recommendation, current within 5 years (you will not be considered for this position if these instructions are not followed))
  • Resume (Resume’)

Comments and Other Information

Master’s Stipend – $2,825 or Doctorate Stipend – $3,725 (prorated monthly).
Location: Excel Academy, 3711 Oasis Road
Hours: 8:00am-3:30pm (7 hours/day)

Instruct special needs students in a classroom, individually and in small groups in accordance with Shasta County Office of Education policies and procedures; plan, implement, and evaluate learning programs and activities; develop and implement IEP goals and assess student progress and achievement; coordinate programs to increase independence and functioning in society, socially, vocationally and academically.


Minimum Education and Experience

Education Required: Bachelor's
Driver's License Required: Yes
Hiring Requirements for This Job:
  • Background Checks
  • Minimum Hourly Wage: 25.93
    Maximum Hourly Wage: 43.45
    Salary: $53,955 - $90,396/year + $2,825 Master's stipend or $3,725 Doctorate stipend