Job Description


Effectively manage the Exceptional Education learning environment to evaluate, monitor, and collect data on the students’ performance to advance student achievement. Understand and appreciate diversity. Work collaboratively with a team to plan instruction. Demonstrate commitment to continuous learning.


Arizona Special Education Teaching Certificate

Arizona IVP Fingerprint Clearance Card

5 years of teaching experience in Special Education

Experience using a web-based IEP Program

Experience writing IEPs

Knowledge of a variety of assessment tools used for evaluating and screening students with disabilities

Demonstrates ability to work with professionals and parents as a team


Bilingual (Spanish) endorsement

Demonstrated success in engaging African American and Latino students

Enjoys being with and around students with disabilities

Team player

Knowledge of special education: eligibilities and criteria

Understanding Developmental Practices, current trends special education

Experience working with data

Works collaboratively with parents, team members, and department staff


Proof of immunity to rubeola (measles) and rubella (German measles), or proof of MMR immunization.

Effective: 2024-2025 SCHOOL YEAR
Location: Exceptional Education - Sites Vary

FTE: 1.0 - 7.5 hours per day
Work Calendar: 9.5 month

Positions less than 30 hours per week are not eligible for district benefits.

Probationary Contracts will be issued for any contingent Certifications, Positions that are 0.6 FTE or less, and certified employees within their first three years with the District.

Internal candidates will transfer at a rate commensurate with their bargaining unit language. For more information on salary schedule, please reference the Employee Agreements Webpage.

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Tucson Unified School District is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination based on disability, race, color, religion/religious beliefs, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, or national origin.

Job Contact Information
Name Dr. Sabrina Salmon
Title Sr. Director of Exceptional Education
Phone 1-520-225-6610
Applications will be accepted
Tuesday, April 2, 2024 12:00 AM  -
Monday, September 2, 2024 11:59 PM
(Pacific Standard Time)

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