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Jun 4 / Donna Carroll

Midland County Educational Service Agency – Adaptive Physical Education / Health Teacher

Position: Adaptive Physical Education / Health Teacher


  • Bachelor’s Degree required in physical education. Valid Michigan teacher certificate in special

    education required with approval in adaptive physical education (APE endorsement).

  • Experience working with special education students in a school setting preferred.
  • Knowledge of physical education curriculum and Michigan Model for Health Curriculum.
  • Effective in implementing physical education activities directly with special education students.
  • Demonstrated mental-physical ability and stamina necessary for assisting in the implementation of

    behavior management plan systems for students and for lifting and moving students and gym

    equipment as required.

  • Ability to utilize district technology
  • Punctuality and good attendance are requirements for the position.
  • Work successfully as a member of a team.
  • Demonstrates honesty, integrity and professionalism at all times.
  • Ability to exercise good judgement and make decisions in accordance with board policies and

    established administrative guidelines.

Reports to:

Director of Special Education and/or designated Special Education Supervisor

Job Goal:

  • Provides basic academic skills and personal adjustment/pro social skills for students in the classroom
  • Oversees paraeducators and other staff assigned to the classroom.
  • Develops and implements goals and objectives in accordance with special education rules and

    regulations and with students’ IEPs.

  • Maintains regular communication with parents/guardians.
  • Participates in IEPs and other meetings as necessary.
  • Assists in establishing and maintaining a budget for classroom/staff functions.
  • Establishes and maintains collaborative relationships with all staff, families, local districts and

    community agencies.

  • Maintains the appropriate documentation, paperwork and progress reports.
  • Attends staff meetings and professional development as appropriate.
  • Performs related work as requested.

Starting Date: Fall 2018

Posting Closing Date: Until Filled

Send resume and cover letter to:
Anna Auer, Human Resources Coordinator MIDLAND COUNTY EDUCATIONAL SERVICE AGENCY 3917 Jefferson Avenue
Midland, MI 48640
989.631.5892 x 136