Adaptive Physical Education Teacher Job Opening

Adaptive Physical Education Teacher

Grand Forks

Grand Forks, North Dakota
Category: Teacher

The Grand Forks Public School District is actively seeking applicants for a full-time adaptive physical education teacher.

Job Responsibilities Include:
  • Teach adaptive physical education to students with disabilities at the elementary and/or secondary level in small groups or individually
  • Develop lesson and unit plans
  • Collaborate with school staff, parents, and outside agencies
  • Consult with the regular physical education teachers and school staff to facilitate the inclusion students with disabilities in the regular physical education class, recess, and field trips
  • Modify recreational games, sports, and fitness activities to meet individual student needs and strengths
  • Develop, track, and report on IEP goals/objectives
  • Attend IEP and team meetings
  • Assist with the screening, evaluating, and recommendation of placements of students in the school’s adapted physical education program
  • Other duties as assigned
Minimum Qualifications:
  • A bachelor’s degree in physical education
  • Current teaching license in the state of ND or ability to attain it
Desired Qualifications:
  • Experience teaching or working with students with disabilities
  • Coursework in special education
  • Coursework in adapted physical education
  • Current lifeguard and CPR certification or ability to attain it
Primary Location:
  • Itinerant position traveling between multiple schools each day
  • Elementary and/or secondary levels
Position open until filled.

Salary shown is based on 2018-2019 salary schedule. New salary to be determined per teacher negotiations.