Job ID:  26413899

Company:  Lakes Country Service Cooperative

Application Type:  Seeking Full-time (post graduate opportunities)

Job Title:  Special Education Teacher (Fergus Falls, MN)

Description:  Lakes Country Service Cooperative, a leader in providing regional support for school districts, cities, counties, and other government agencies is looking for a Special Education Teacher to fill a full-time opening for the 2019-2020 school year. The successful candidate will work in Fergus Falls with K-10th grade students with Autism Spectrum Disorders/Emotional Behavior Disorder as part of our Setting IV program, called Lakes Country Academy (LCA). LCA provides highly effective social skills training and highly accountable academic programs for K-10th grade students with emotional and behavioral disabilities in a structured classroom setting. Lakes Country Academy was established in 2017 and currently serves students from 26 member districts in Region IV. We have sites in Moorhead, Fergus Falls, and Alexandria. We are looking to hire a new teacher for our program in Fergus Falls. The programming structure will be an integrated approach where teachers will work collaboratively together to teach subject areas/work on behavior interventions/and implement programming that focuses on connection and skill acquisition. Student s ages and disability areas will be grouped to their individual needs and teachers and teaching assistants will work as a highly effective collaborative team to meet those individual needs. Teacher licensure in EBD/ASD is required, however the ability to receive a Tier 1 license through MDE will be considered. Experience working in a special education classroom with challenging behaviors is preferred. Salary range starts at $45,500. Salary will be adjusted for years of experience as a special education teacher. For more information regarding the position specifications, please send a request to dveum or jholland call at 218-737-6545. Please apply online at under Employment Opportunities. Lakes Country Service Cooperative is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Application Instructions:
A cover letter, resume and application can be completed and submitted online at under employment opportunities.