Special Needs Teacher Resume Samples

A Special Needs Teacher works with students facing mental, learning, or physical disabilities. Apart from teaching basic skills, these teachers execute the following duties mentioned on the Special Needs Teacher Resume – assessing student’s skills, and determining the educational needs, adapting general lessons to meet student’s needs; developing individualized education programs for each student, planning activities that are specific to each student’s abilities, teaching and mentoring students as a class, in small groups, and one-to-one; implementing IEPs, and assessing student’s performance and tracking their progress; discussing student’s progress with parents, and counselors; and preparing students to transit from grade to grade and also from school life to outside school life.

Those seeking to provide special teaching to students must concentrate on such skills as – good knowledge of current special education topics and methodologies, experience working with children with a wide range of disabilities, and communication skills. A degree in special education and a valid special education certificate is commonplace among job applicants.

Special Needs Teacher Resume example

Special Needs Teacher Resume

Headline : Experienced special needs teacher looking for a position at any grade level or ability level I am also able to tutor in any subject area.

Skills : Education And Training; Judgment And Decision Making.

Description :

    1. Established and enforced rules for behavior and policies and procedures to maintain order among students.
    2. Modified the general education curriculum for special-needs students, based upon a variety of instructional techniques and technologies.
    3. Developed and implemented strategies to meet the needs of students with a variety of handicapping conditions.
    4. Taught socially acceptable behavior, employing techniques such as behavior modification and positive reinforcement.
    5. Utilized a G-Tube to feed my student, and utilize ASL as a form of communication.
    6. Met with other professionals to discuss individual students' needs and progress.
    7. Conferred with parents or guardians, other teachers, counselors, and administrators to resolve students' behavioral and academic problems.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
A.S In Early Childhood/Behavior


Special Needs Teacher Resume

Objective : Highly qualified Special Needs Teacher with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and I would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Microsoft Office Suite, Planning Skills.

Description :

    1. Worked one-on-one with students with special needs and taught them basic math and English skills.
    2. Assembled materials needed for each class (books, test papers, review sheets) and distributed to student as needed.
    3. Administered written and verbal tests and exams to student and graded exams upon completion.
    4. Based on test/exam scores, I provided remedial training as needed to bring student to expected level of competency in math and English.
    5. Worked with students involved with community projects and worked with local Special Olympics programs and competitions.
    6. Taught socialization skills to students (manners in meeting new people, manners at the table, proper behaviors in Church and other settings, etc.).
    7. Presented a plaque from the school principal, recognizing my hard work and outstanding service to students.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor In Religion


Special Needs Teacher Resume

Headline : Highly motivated and seeking a challenging position where I may utilize my prior experiences in a well-established team-oriented company that promotes growth. Working.

Skills : MSOffice, Supporting Skills.

Description :

    1. Worked with a seizure disorder child , emotionally disturbed child, A.D.H.A.
    2. Transported students in my private vehicle to and from community activities.
    3. Employed special educational strategies and techniques during instruction to improve the development of sensory- and perceptual-motor skills, language, cognition, and memory.
    4. Provided accurate teaching curriculum to my client with a special developmental challenge.
    5. Planned and managed a developmentally appropriate program that is warm, welcoming and supporting of health, safety, and growth of children in the program that fosters independence.
    6. Guided or redirected behavior in positive and productive ways.
    7. Promoted childrens development and learning by encouraging routines, and activities that facilitate childrens growth and development.
                  Years of Experience
                  Experience
                  5-7 Years
                  Experience Level
                  Level
                  Executive
                  Education
                  Education
                  MS

                  Special Needs Teacher Resume

                  Summary : To utilize my teaching/facilitation skills to work with students in a high school or college setting in the following roles: Business Teacher, Career Counselor, and Athletic Director.

                  Skills : Leadership Training, Microsoft Office, Google Docs, Video Editing, Teaching, Communication, Career Development, Facilitation, Supervisor, Coach, Team Building.

                  Description :

                    1. Identified and provided academic and vocational assistance in classroom and small group settings for handicapped and disadvantaged students.
                    2. Administered the Test of Adult Basic Education.
                    3. Monitored student progress quarterly and participated in IEP meetings.
                    4. Developed Limited English Proficiency policy and served as 504 coordinator.
                    5. Compiled information for the Vermont Technical Education Local Annual Evaluation Report.
                    6. Developed recruiting video for center.
                    7. Taught AutoCAD and Word Processing classes.
                  Years of Experience
                  Experience
                  10+ Years
                  Experience Level
                  Level
                  Senior
                  Education
                  Education
                  GED

                  Special Needs Teacher Resume

                  Summary : To use my international experience, enthusiasm for the field of education, and knowledge of curriculum, instruction, and leadership to positively impact the quality of life for families and nations by developing strong educators and educational systems that support literacy, character education, and effective general education programs for children and adults.

                  Skills : Computer Aware, Massage Therapist, Masters In Acupuncture.

                  Description :

                    1. Worked their concerned students with special needs in grades one through three.
                    2. Conferred with parents, administrators, testing specialists, social workers, and professionals to develop individual educational plans designed to promote students' educational, physical, and social development.
                    3. Maintained accurate and complete student records, and prepare reports on children and activities, as required by laws, district policies, and administrative regulations.
                    4. Modified curriculum and provided supplemental materials and assistance as needed in Horticulture, Construction Technology, Industrial Mechanics, Marketing, Natural Resources, Plant & Animal Technology, and Office Technology/Business programs.
                    5. Developed activities, lesson plans, and instructional materials to meet students' ability levels. 
                    6. Managed behaviors in the classroom setting using Positive Behavioral Intervention and Supports (PBIS).
                    7. Assisted in resolving parent/student issues and concerns in a timely manner.
                  Years of Experience
                  Experience
                  10+ Years
                  Experience Level
                  Level
                  Senior
                  Education
                  Education
                  Bachelor Of Science

                  Special Needs Teacher Resume

                  Summary : Highly qualified general and special needs teacher recognized for professionalism and ability to connect with students. Possesses excellent organizational, report writing, and record-keeping skills. Effective in interpersonal abilities and collaborative decision-making skills. Seeking a teaching position where I can utilize my abilities to make students live- long learners and productive members of society.

                  Skills : Languages: English, Urdu/Hindi, Spanish; Microsoft Office; SQL.

                  Description :

                    1. Utilized knowledge of effective behavior techniques and Autism instruction and interventions to teach and implement programming with severe significant needs students.
                    2. Modified and adapted curriculum as needed to meet needs of students.
                    3. Implemented variety of assessment tools to plan for instruction and evaluate student progress.
                    4. Collaborated with special and regular education teams during student transitions to general education setting.
                    5. Tracked and collected student academic and behavior data daily Performed continuous management of caseload documents Trained and supervised paraprofessional staff in one-on-one and small group instruction of students.
                    6. Taught reading for general and special needs students in an after school tutoring program.
                    7. Complied with state standards and regulations according to Individuals with Disabilities Education Act.
                  Years of Experience
                  Experience
                  10+ Years
                  Experience Level
                  Level
                  Senior
                  Education
                  Education
                  M.S In Elementary Education

                  Special Needs Teacher Resume

                  Summary : To obtain a Special Needs Teacher position, where I can incorporate my various skills and desire to advance in your company.

                  Skills : Customer Service, Multi-Tasker.

                  Description :

                    1. Provided adherence and the development of IEP Individualized Education Plans doing modified lessons plans and schedules as necessary.
                    2. Provided ongoing Teacher Parents- Care Taker meetings, MDT meetings and Observation Tools for Medication modifications and or recommendations.
                    3. Provided Reports for quarterly grading and narrative systems.
                    4. Encouraged student to develop emotionally, socially, and academically, according to his individual needs.
                    5. Demonstrated and reinforced social standards of behavior and self-esteem.
                    6. Reinforced skills such as being able to communicate by using sign language, independence, problem solving, goal setting and potty training.
                    7. Observed children regularly and individualize the program based on these observations.
                  Years of Experience
                  Experience
                  10+ Years
                  Experience Level
                  Level
                  Senior
                  Education
                  Education
                  Diploma In History

                  Special Needs Teacher Resume

                  Headline : To obtain a challenging position that will utilize my organizational and leadership skills based Upon my background and professional experience, with a company of prestige and integrity. To also enhance the attainment of corporate objectives, as well as provides opportunities for professional and academic advancement.

                  Skills : Writing, Editing, Research, Public Speaking.

                  Description :

                    1. Provided replacement instruction in language arts and mathematics to students with disabilities in Kindergarten through eighth grades.
                    2. Collaborated with colleagues to provide in-class support to students in Kindergarten through eighth grades.
                    3. Provided intensive one-on-one and small group instruction in the Wilson Reading System.
                    4. Chaired the Intervention and Referral Services committee.
                    5. Mentored novice educators.
                    6. Screened, interviewed and made recommendations about candidates as member of the Hiring Committee.
                    7. Instructed special needs students in academic subjects, using a variety of techniques, such as phonetics, multisensory learning, or repetition to reinforce learning and meet students' varying needs.
                  Years of Experience
                  Experience
                  5-7 Years
                  Experience Level
                  Level
                  Executive
                  Education
                  Education
                  GED

                  Special Needs Teacher Resume

                  Objective : As a Special Needs Teacher, responsible for providing quality instruction to meet the individual needs of students with disabilities in resource, inclusive, and general education settings and serve as a case manager for identified students.

                  Skills : Type 40 w.p.m., Excellent Proofreader.

                  Description :

                    1. Closely monitored the performance of children with special needs.
                    2. Maintained records on individual profile whiles developing interventions based on individual needs and challenge.
                    3. Assisted in implementing short and long term behavior goals for special needs children, and Worked closely with the speech therapist to enhance performance of non verbal pupils.
                    4. Developed or implemented strategies to meet the needs of students with a variety of disabilities.
                    5. Maintained accurate and completed student records as required by laws, district policies, or administrative regulations.
                    6. Continued to learn about children, families, and the field of early childhood education including participating in training, expanding skills and knowledge, learning new techniques and approaches.
                    7. Maintained professional standards and being ethical, for examples, including maintaining confidentiality of children and families, follow operational policies and procedures, and supporting a positive team interaction with all.
                  Years of Experience
                  Experience
                  0-2 Years
                  Experience Level
                  Level
                  Entry Level
                  Education
                  Education
                  Diploma

                  Special Needs Teacher Resume

                  Objective : Responsible for providing quality instructions and meeting the individual needs of the students in the areas of Adult Basic Education and GED. Additionally, to meet the standards defined under the Commonwealths statutes and program certification requirements.

                  Skills : Microsoft, QuickBooks.

                  Description :

                    1. Provided educational assistance to students with learning differences in the Program according to their needs.
                    2. Supported students with innovative, rigorous, and targeted programming and instruction.
                    3. Worked collaboratively with staff members and teachers from other departments and advocate for students.
                    4. Communicated each student's program with parents and develop and implement IEPs.
                    5. Worked with The S.E.A.L. Foundations Executive Director of Programming.
                    6. Provided support to the traditional teachers as they integrate students with learning differences into their classrooms please email resume to Lynne.
                    7. Built positive trusting relationships with children, families, colleagues, and community representatives to support children and families.
                                          Years of Experience
                                          Experience
                                          2-5 Years
                                          Experience Level
                                          Level
                                          Executive
                                          Education
                                          Education
                                          GED