Elementary Special Education Teacher

    • Job Tracking ID: 512680-667865
    • Job Location: New Orleans, LA
    • Job Level: Any
    • Level of Education: Any
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: February 01, 2019
    • Years of Experience: Not Applicable
    • Starting Date: ASAP
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All applications will be reviewed and responded to as quickly as we are able. While we wish we could personally speak with each applicant, we are unable to do so due to the volume of applicants. With that in mind, please do not call in to follow up on your application

Job Description:


Lawrence D. Crocker College Prep is searching for a special education teacher for the 2018-2019 school year. If you are relentless about seeing disadvantaged students achieve at high levels, this is a chance to work at a network that does whatever it takes to ensure college success for all children. Moreover, your work would make a profound and lasting contribution to the revitalization of New Orleans.


  • Design classroom instruction using research-based strategies

  • Service as a case manager for a group of student IEP’s

  • Maintain compliance on all applicable paperwork

  • Develop curriculum using principles of backwards design

  • Execute research-based programs according to best practices

  • Frequently analyze results from multiple sources to drive instruction

  • Strategize with teachers about best practices for supporting struggling students

  • Maintain school culture of high behavioral expectations

  • Maintain frequent communication with student families

Experience and Skills:


  • Constant learner: Solicits feedback and implements new ideas in instruction, stays abreast of current research on teaching and learning, enhances professional skills

  • Solutions-Oriented: concentrates on finding ways to solve problems and improve systems

  • Enthusiasm: exhibits passion and excitement over work

  • High Expectations: An unwavering belief that all students can achieve at high levels

  • Results Oriented: Proven track record of producing dramatic, demonstrable student achievement gains as a teacher

  • Work ethic: possesses a strong willingness to work hard and long hours to get the job done

  • Intelligence: learns quickly, demonstrates ability to quickly and proficiently absorb new information

  • Experienced: Successful manager of a classroom who emulates the belief that structure and clear expectations are drivers of student success

  • Teamwork: Demonstrated ability to work well in a team

  • Certification in special education is required



We offer a competitive compensation package, including generous retirement contributions and comprehensive health benefits.