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Special Needs Teacher

Lacey, Washington
Job Type
1 Sep 2022

Special Education Teacher for Deaf and Hard of Hearing  

Join our Pediatric School Based Team, and use your passion for Special Education to help make a difference in a child's life!

  • Special Education Teacher for Deaf and Hard of Hearing 
  • Kelso, WA
  • 2022-2023
  • Full Time / 7 Hours daily / 35 hours' weekly

We value our Special Education Teachers and their dedication to  our mission  of making a difference in a child's life. That is why we make it a priority to offer a comprehensive and competitive benefits package.

  • Medical, Dental and Vision
  • Short and Long Term Disability
  • Life Insurance
  • 401K
  • Paid Time Off
  • Professional Development
  • Continuing Education and more!

HealthPRO®/Heritage is a national leading provider of highly skilled educators. We hire Special Education Teachers who share our vision, work diligently, and provide best practices in Special Education that will change children's lives for the better. If you are a passionate, talented teacher who wants to help children across the country, then maybe it is time to look at our company.


The primary purpose of the Special Education Teacher is to plan for student success based on assessed needs of individual students in a school setting. The goal is to help students by using data and information to determine each student's current knowledge and skill level, set student learning goals, and assess student progress within an educational model of practice.


Special education teachers work with students who have a wide range of learning, mental, emotional, and physical disabilities. They adapt general education lessons and teach various subjects, such as reading, writing, and math, to students with mild and moderate disabilities. They also teach basic skills, such as literacy and communication techniques, to students with severe disabilities.


Please contact:

Lisabeth Carter



Special education teachers typically do the following:

Assess students skills to determine their needs and to develop teaching plans

Adapt lessons to meet the needs of students

Develop Individualized Education Programs (IEPs) for each student

Plan, organize, and assign activities that are specific to each students abilities

Teach and mentor students as a class, in small groups, and one-on-one

Implement IEPs, assess students' performance, and track their progress

Update IEPs throughout the school year to reflect students' progress and goals

Discuss students' progress with parents, teachers, counselors, and administrators

Supervise and mentor teacher assistants who work with students with disabilities

Prepare and help students transition from grade to grade and after graduation


  • Must hold a current license to practice in the state of Washington
  • Ability to use varied educational/development assessment instruments including but not limited to: Woodcock-Johnson Reading, Woodcock-Johnson Psycho-Education Battery. 
  • Have successful experience working with culturally diverse families.
  • Assumes responsibility for ongoing continuing education and professional development

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  • Job Reference: 701183499-2
  • Date Posted: 1 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Healthpro Heritage, LLC
  • Location: Lacey, Washington
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Permanent