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Special Education Teacher 22-23 SY

Blue Island, Illinois
Job Type
30 Jul 2022

The future is full of possibilities. At TherapyTravelers, we're excited about what the future holds for special education which is why we're changing the industry for the better. Our team has come together with a common goal: Work hard be kind. If you're ready to change lives, we want to hear from you.


TherapyTravelers is partnering with an exceptional school district who is looking for several contract Special Education Teachers for the 2022-2023 school year: 

  • Location: Phoenix, IL
  • Duration: August 15, 2022- June 1, 2023
  • Onsite or Virtual: Onsite
  • Full or Part Time: Full Time
  • Schedule: 35-37 hours/week, Pre-Kinder: 8:15 AM-3:00 PM, Middle: 7:50 AM-2:40 PM

Position 1:

  • Grade/Age Levels: Kinder to 2nd-grade students
  • Caseload description: 35-45, Intensive Communications Program Teacher

Position 2:

  • Grade/Age Levels: 8th-grade students
  • Caseload description: 35-45, Special Education Teacher (Cross-categorical) with a focus on math instruction

Position 3:

  • Grade/Age Levels: 6th to 8th-grade students
  • Caseload description: 35-45, Special Education Teacher (Resource and Cross-categorical) with a focus on science and social studies instruction

Position 4:

  • Grade/Age Levels: Kinder to 3rd-grade students
  • Caseload description: 35-45, Special Education Teacher (Resource)

TherapyTravelers offers a variety of benefits for you and your loved ones. As a valued and respected part of the TherapyTravelers family, you will enjoy:

  • Competitive compensation packages for both local and travel positions
  • Day 1 Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits
  • Day 1 PTO & Holiday Pay
  • 401K match
  • Weekly pay
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Employee Wellness Program
  • Continuing education reimbursement
  • License reimbursement
  • Bonus opportunities
  • Referral bonus of $1000
  • Our therapists are partnered with advocates and support leaders from day 1, industry exclusive support team in place from day one of assignment

The minimum qualifications for a Special Education (SPED) Teacher:

  • 1 year of verifiable, professional experience as a Special Education Teacher within the last 3 years (may include residency or clinical practicum)
  • Valid Special Education Teacher credential/license or in process in the state of practice

At TherapyTravelers, you will have the opportunity to apply your unique expertise to school-based special education as your singular focus. We offer stimulating and rewarding careers in a wide array of special education disciplines in therapy, behavioral & mental health, and more!

We appreciate referrals! In fact, 35% of our employees were sent to us by someone they know. Let us help your friends and family find a great place to call home and by doing so, you'll receive a $1,000 referral bonus. Ask your Recruiter to learn more! 

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  • Job Reference: 671989605-2
  • Date Posted: 30 July 2022
  • Recruiter: TherapyTravelers
  • Location: Blue Island, Illinois
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Permanent