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The successful candidate will provide resource instruction for a caseload of approximately 11-14 special education students, primarily in a general education setting.  The special education teacher will provide co-taught instruction in math and Lit/L.A. and support students in their other general education classes.  There is also a 40-minute period of time each day to provide additional support to students during primetime (homeroom).  Shepherd Middle School has a cutting edge STEM lab, and a 1:1 iPad initiative that greatly enhances the experience of all students at Shepherd Middle School.


Professional Educator License (PEL) with LBS1 endorsement required.


Competitive salary + full board-paid TRS contribution, BCBS health insurance, and other benefits per the collective bargaining agreement.

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Start Date: August 2024 


Inquiries/questions about this position, please contact Dr. Jeremy Lambe, Director of Special Services - jlambe@oes141.org.

How to Apply

Please send cover letter, resume, three references (or letters of rec), and proof of licensure to Dr. Jeremy Lambe, Ottawa Elementary School District, 320 W. Main Street, Ottawa, IL. 61350.  Candidates may also e-mail (jlambe@oes141.org) the required information.

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