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|Title: | Special Education Life Skills Teacher
| Employment Type: | Full Time
| Description: | Abbott ISD is looking for a highly qualified Life Skills teacher.
Qualifications: A person that is patient, compassionate, and has a working knowledge of handling students with diverse backgrounds. One that provides students with appropriate learning activities and experiences designed to fulfill their potential for intellectual, emotional, physical and social growth.  Ensures the implementation of Individual Education Plans (IEP), including self-help, behavior management, and instructional programs.  Has the ability to recognize differences in each student’s special medical, physical, communicative, and emotional needs and adapts methods and interaction accordingly.  Has a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university along with a valid Texas teaching certificate with required special education endorsements for assignment.   
| Equal Opportunity Employer: | Abbott ISD does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability, or genetic information in its programs, activities, or hiring practices. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. Inquiries regarding the Title IX policies should be directed to the Office of Human Resources at Abbott ISD, 219 South 1st Street, Abbott, TX 76621 or 254-582-3011.
| Start Date: | August 2020
| Salary:  | Abbott ISD 2019-20 Salary schedule
| Contact Name:  | Jon Coker
| Contact Phone:  | 254-582-3011 ext. 207
| Contact Fax:  | 254-582-5430
| Contact Email:  | Jon.coker@abbottisd.org
| Contact Address:  | P.O. Box 226
| Contact City:  | Abbott
| Contact State:  | TX
| Contact Zip:  | 76621

Link to Abbott ISD's job posting:  https://www.abbottisd.org/apps/jobs/