Special Educator Resume Samples

The major task of a Special Educator is to work with students facing a wide range of disabilities including – learning, mental, emotional and physical disabilities. The job description involves adapting general education plans and teaching various subjects such as writing, reading and math to students facing mild or moderate disabilities. The other duties are listed on the Special Educator Resume as follows – assessing the students’ skills, developing appropriate teaching plans, developing individualized education programs for each student, updating IEP’s; and mentoring assistants who teach students.

The most sought-after qualifications for the post include – the ability to assess and identify the needs of the student; verbal speaking skills; critical-thinking skills; the ability to build a positive working relationship, and loads of patience. All states necessitate their employees to have at least an associate’s degree. Special education qualification will be preferred.

Special Educator Resume example

Special Educator Resume

Summary : Licensed Special Educator with knowledge of medical terminology and HIPPA compliance. Reliable and accomplished instructor with established career working in both private and public educational settings. Support quality patient care and education.

Skills : Word, Excel, Powerpoint, working with IEP online systems, behavior and preference assessments, educational standardized tests.

Description :

    1. Established and enforced rules for behavior, and procedures for maintaining order.
    2. Prepared materials and classrooms for class activities.
    3. Identified children showing signs of emotional, developmental, or health-related problems, and discuss them with supervisors, parents or guardians, and child development specialists.
    4. Established clear objectives for all lessons, units, and projects, and communicate those objectives to children.
    5. Adapted teaching methods and instructional materials to meet students' varying needs and interests.
    6. Planed and conducted activities for a balanced program of instruction, demonstration, and work time that provides students with opportunities to observe, question, and investigate.
    7. Arranged indoor and outdoor space to facilitate creative play, motor-skill activities, and safety.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Public Administration


Sr. Special Educator Resume

Summary : Seasoned professional in the field of education with classroom and administrative experience spanning a range of settings and populations. Superior communication, organizational, and interpersonal skills.

Skills : Proficient In The Use Of Microsoft Word, Power Point, Publisher, And Excel.

Description :

    1. Provided research-based remedial reading instruction to students with and without disabilities via the READ 180 program.
    2. Developed plans, instructional, and assessment materials in order to meet the needs of all students, including those who have Individualized Instructional Plans (IEP's).
    3. Observed and assessed student behavior to establish and maintain discipline in the classroom conducive to effective learning.
    4. Managed a caseload of assigned students who have IEP's.
    5. Worked collaboratively in the development (TIENET/Web-based system usage) and implementation of IEPs and access to the general education curriculum.
    6. Provided progress reports for students on caseload, and contribute progress data for students in classes who have IEP's, as required.
    7. Served as a member of the school IEP Team, consult and confer regularly with colleagues regarding the educational, social, physical, or emotional goals and objectives of students.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Graduate Certificate


Jr. Special Educator Resume

Headline : Solutions-oriented Finance Process Manager with a solid 10+ years record of accomplishments within the finance, real estate and insurance industries, encompassing relationship management, credit analysis, document management with 100% compliance, organizational agility, and strategic forecasting.

Skills : Credit Analysis, Account Management, Policy, Program Management, Instructional Design, Document Management, Administration, Presentation.

Description :

    1. Modified the general education curriculum for special-needs students based upon a variety of instructional techniques and technologies.
    2. Developed and implemented strategies to meet the needs of students with a variety of handicapping conditions.
    3. Maintained accurate and complete student records, and prepared reports about children and activities as required by laws, district policies, and administrative regulations.
    4. Administered and graded tests and assignments to evaluate students' progress.
    5. Met with other professionals to discuss individual students' needs and progress.
    6. Conferred with parents or guardians, other teachers, counselors, and administrators to resolve students' behavioral and academic problems.
    7. Employed special educational strategies and techniques during instruction to improve the development of sensory- and perceptual-motor skills, language, cognition, and memory.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MBA

Lead Special Educator Resume

Summary : Seasoned professional in the social sector with 20+ years of experience seeking a teaching or management position in the health or education industry. Committed to making a difference and positive impact on communities.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Educating Assistant.

Description :

    1. Prepared comprehensive reports detailing student progress based on formal and informal assessments.
    2. Participated in monthly treatment team meetings with therapist, psychiatrists, and families.
    3. Used professional judgment to recommend placement to the local education agency for students on caseload.
    4. Prepared detailed lesson plans using differentiated instruction to meet the needs of diverse student population Supervised the Classroom Teaching Assistant's daily responsibilities in classroom.
    5. Certified in Therapeutic Crisis Intervention System by Cornell University.
    6. Presented reports, current progress, and proposed Individualized Educational Plans to the local education agency.
    7. Collected, analyzed, and reported behavioral data using an online daily point system.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Special Education

Special Educator Teacher Resume

Headline : Special Educator with background as a Speech Language Assistant and Pre-K early intervention teacher. Looking to join an educational setting that uses and promotes 21st century skills as a Special Educator or Transition Specialist. As a results oriented, strategic planning professional, right combination of sales, leadership communications who desires a role with management experience and exceptional people skills.

Skills : Microsoft Office; Both Apple & PC Computers.

Description :

    1. Recorded their progress and reported it every 3 weeks on report cards.
    2. Worked together with other professionals, such as principals, diagnosticians, therapists, and nurses, towards the individual education goas of each student.
    3. Created tests that measured state objectives.
    4. Supervised and instructed paraprofessionals in their work with the students.
    5. Mentored regular education students who came to assist with the special education students.
    6. Classroom teacher of Learning Disabled and Behavior Disordered adolescents.
    7. Piloted Class Within a Class project at Academy Teacher, Resource for Credit Program Curriculum Writer for Resource for Credit Program.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Special Educator III Resume

Summary : Professional behavior by following departmental policies and procedures Readily willing and able to assume a leadership role Maintains effective and professional communication with other employees and families.

Skills : Educating Assistant, Educating Supervisor.

Description :

    1. Integrated multiple teaching styles to intensify the range of learning.
    2. Developed Individual Educational Programs, and generate quarterly progress reports.
    3. Worked collaboratively with students' parents to ensure appropriate formulation of Individualized Educational Programs.
    4. Evaluated student present levels of functioning using appropriate assessment tools.
    5. Evaluated student progress according to student IEP goals and objectives by collecting and maintaining accurate student data, and support recommendations for further student development.
    6. Worked collaboratively with classroom staff and related service providers to provide the students with optimal educational development.
    7. Served as a case manager to students on caseload.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Special Education

Special Educator II Resume

Summary : Responsible for Organizing and leading activities designed to promote physical, mental and social development, such as games, arts and crafts, music, storytelling, and field trips.

Skills : Proficient in the use of Microsoft Word, Power Point, Publisher, and Excel.

Description :

    1. Provided critical background information to familiarize students missing educational subject knowledge to successfully complete online academic core subjects.
    2. Provided assistance with reading program (Achieve3000) to improve baseline reading comprehension.
    3. Proctored and assisted administering state and county exams.
    4. Initiated and developed policies for attendance and building safety operations.
    5. Developed newsletter for student and public distribution.
    6. Provided emotional support for young adult students negotiating to complete requirements for a high school diploma.
    7. Utilized multiple online software programs for academics, student information systems (i.e.) PowerSchool, County schools mainframe system.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
MS In Special Education

Special Educator I Resume

Objective : To obtain a challenging and rewarding educational position that will allow to further career in education and help others in need.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Typing.

Description :

    1. Developed and implemented daily lesson plans for first and third grade students in Title I groups, administered tests and evaluations, and analyzed student performance.
    2. Conducted group and individual reading and math activities, such as Wilson, Fundations, and Investigations.
    3. Differentiated instruction based on the student's needs.
    4. Created Individualized Education Plans (IEP) based on the student's needs.
    5. Administered standardized and informal assessments and monitored student's progress towards IEP goals.
    6. Fostered a classroom environment conducive to learning and promoting excellent student/teacher interaction.
    7. Participated in faculty and parent conferences.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Special Education

Special Educator/Teacher Resume

Summary : Resourceful, innovative and dedicated special educator motivated in providing help for students and parents, with 13years experience with students with autism along with the ability to design and deliver lesson plans for student with a wide variety of disabilities.

Skills : Microsoft office, Management Skills.

Description :

    1. Planed and implemented lesson plans with modification to meet the needs of all students.
    2. Prepared assignments for teacher assistants.
    3. Conducted group instruction and one on one district trials using ABA programs.
    4. Maintained accurate and complete student records by collecting data.
    5. Organized and displayed students' work in a manner appropriate for their perceptual skills.
    6. Prepared reports on students and activities as required by administration.
    7. Provided assistive devices, supportive technology, or assistance accessing facilities, such as restrooms.
    8. Worked closely with each student, providing the individualized support and praise they require.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
MA In Special Education

Special Educator Resume

Summary : Special Educator professional with more than 10 years of increasing responsibilities in the scholastic setting. Significant background in diverse industry's which provides flexibility in job searches. Possess strong communication and written skills.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Typing.

Description :

    1. Provided direct services as needed to special needs students.
    2. Reviewed and printed monthly online school snap shots of progress for each student and to the school board office for student filing.
    3. Follow-upped with providers to confirm services were being completed.
    4. Held monthly scheduled phone conferences with special education families and their general education teachers.
    5. Follow-upped with parental or teacher concerns.
    6. Updated Special Education databases with accommodations, dates, and other needed information.
    7. Responded as soon as possible but no later than 24 hours to parents, students, and administration during regular workweek.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Counseling