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Middle School Special Education Teacher - Gauger #27359

Christina School District
Newark, DE, US

Job Details

Position Type:
Middle School/Special Education

Date Posted:

Gauger-Cobbs Middle School

Date Available:
2024-2025 SY

Closing Date:

Christina School District POSITION: Middle School Special Education Teacher
LOCATION: Gauger-Cobbs Middle School
START DATE: 2024-2025 School Year

  • Must hold or be eligible for State of Delaware Teacher License in Special Education
  • Must be able to stand and work continuously for a minimum of 4 hours per workday.
  • Minimum lifting requirements- 50 pounds (with assistance).
  • Must be able to use arms and hands without restrictions to accommodate the physical, mobility, and ambulatory needs of students.
Salary: Teacher salary schedule based on experience and degree. Salary Schedule can be found on the districts website:

APPLICATION PROCEDURES: Internal - Qualified applicants must complete an online teaching application and attach license/certification. External - Qualified applicants must complete an online teaching application and attach a letter of interest, resume, recent evaluations and/or student teaching evaluations, transcripts, license/certification. Previous submissions will not automatically flow to this posting. In order to be considered for this position, you must apply specifically for the Job ID listed for this position.

  • Teaches assigned classes using the educational philosophy and policies adopted by the Board of Education.
  • Utilizes State and District curriculum guidelines in carrying out teaching assignments.
  • Uses available resources, plans and implements a program of study that meets students' needs, interests, and abilities.
  • Interprets and uses data from a variety of educational sources for the improvement of instruction.
  • Uses appropriate instructional methods contingent upon available materials.
  • Identifies students with special learning problems and takes appropriate action.
  • Encourages and assists in the development of independent study habits.
  • Communicates with students concerning their academic and behavioral progress.
  • Acts in ways, which are likely to promote students' feelings of self-worth.
  • Makes reasonable efforts to provide for the care and protection of school property, equipment, and materials.
  • Monitors the physical environment taking into account the health, safety, and aesthetic needs of students.
  • Encourage students to behave in accordance with classroom and school rules.
  • Keeps accurate records and makes reports as necessary.
  • Recognizes the importance of parent/guardian and teacher cooperation and confers with parents as appropriate.
  • Maintains a professional relationship, working cooperatively with all school personnel.
  • Meets responsibilities as per contractual agreement and State law.
  • Pursues opportunities for professional growth.
  • Must report to work on time every workday, except as afforded by existing law.
  • Must perform all duties as assigned during scheduled workdays.
  • Perform other duties as requested by administration to meet the needs of the students.
The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the employee in this position. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of a person in this position

Human Resources Office
1899 S College Avenue
Newark, DE 19702
PH: 302/552-2600
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Employment is conditional upon receipt of an acceptable criminal background report, a negative pre-employment drug screening and a child abuse registry check showing you are not on the registry at any level

The Christina School District is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, marital status, gender identity, or any other categories protected by federal, state, or local law. Inquiries regarding compliance with the above may be directed to the Title IX/Section 504 Coordinator, Christina School District, 1899 S College Avenue, Newark DE 19702; Telephone: (302) 552-2600.


Christina School District is a Delaware public school system, serving more than 14,000 students in City of Newark and its surrounding suburban areas as well as the City of Wilmington.

Christina has 2 early education centers, 14 elementary schools, 2 elementary/middle schools, 3 middle schools, and 3 traditional comprehensive high schools. In addition, the District is home to the Brennen School (Delaware Autism Program), Delaware School for the Deaf, Douglass School, REACH Program, Middle School Honors Academy at Christiana High School, Networks School for Employability Skills, and Sarah Pyle Academy.

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