CI Teacher

Monday, July 29, 2019
Bay-Arenac ISD
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Bay-Arenac ISD Position Description


JOB TITLE:            Teacher, Special Education - CI

DEPARTMENT:      Special Education

REPORTS TO:       Director, K-26 Special Education


PREPARED BY:   Becky Smith                                   DATE: 12/13/17             FTE:   1

APPROVED BY:  Bruce Curtiss                                  DATE:  12/13/17



         Responsible for planning instruction and/or adaptation of the education program to enable students to benefit from educational experiences.


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Provide a basic core program for assigned students.
  • Compile and maintain attendance, behavior, achievement, and health records consistent with current established policy.
  • Maintain an up-to-date understanding of special education rules and procedures.
  • Prepare written reports and recommendations for IEP meetings.
  • Work cooperatively with staff to coordinate goals and objectives.
  • Schedule and attend meetings with students, parents, and staff as necessary.
  • Individualize instruction to meet the varying needs of students.
  • Plan and deliver instruction consistent with the local, state, and federal established curriculum.
  • Maintain and apply knowledge of current research regarding student development, behavior management, and learning theory.
  • Evaluate and monitor student progress through subjective and objective means including written work, test performance, and personal observation. 
  • Provide parents and students with clear and consistent feedback regarding student progress.
  • Counsel students and parents, individually and in groups, regarding educational, vocational, and personal issues.
  • Coordinate and supervise work experience and on-campus job-training programs if required.
  • Maintain and encourage open lines of communication with parents.
  • Establish and maintain a physical and social classroom environment conducive to learning.
  • Assists students and parents in establishing educational and occupational goals consistent with student aptitudes, abilities, and preferences.
  • Assist in screening, evaluating, and recommending placements of students in various programs.
  • Prepare report cards, reading records, classroom observation records, and other miscellaneous surveys and forms.
  • Organize, plan, and monitor activities for instructional support staff and classroom volunteers.
  • Adapt teaching methods to keep pace with current best practices.
  • Maintain appropriate certification.
  • Attendance and punctuality.
  • Follow all Board Policies and Guidelines.



Supervises students.


QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.



Bachelor’s degree in education; Teaching certificate with appropriate endorsement.




Valid driver’s license.



Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.



Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry. Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.



Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.



Ability to apply knowledge of current research and theory to instructional program; ability to plan and implement lessons based on division and school objectives and the needs and abilities of students to whom assigned.  Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with students, peers, parents and community; ability to speak clear and concisely in written or oral communication.


PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently sitting and standing while performing the duties of this job. The employee may occasionally bend or twist at the neck and back while performing the duties of this job.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision such as to read typewritten material.  The employee may occasionally lift up to 90 pounds to assist students in bath rooming, positioning or to assist disruptive students and equipment and wheelchairs.



WORK ENVIRONMENT: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.  The employee is frequently required to interact with the public and other staff.  The employee is directly responsible for the safety, well-being and work out- put of students.


The information contained in this job description is for compliance with the American with Disabilities Act (A.D.A.) and is not an exhaustive list of the duties performed for this position.  Additional duties are performed by the individuals currently holding this position and additional duties may be assigned.

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