Special Education Teacher 21-22SY

Special Education Sacramento, California


Position at SESI Schools

Special Education Teacher 21-22SY 


About Us 

Sierra Upper School of Sacramento is a nonpublic, special education school that utilizes a unique rotational instructional model, an effective positive behavior management system and multiple mental health techniques to increase academic awareness develop social skills and cultivate proper classroom behavior in each of our students. It is the mission of Sierra School to “build the confidence and competence” in each of its students and we take great pride in giving all of our pupils every opportunity to succeed.  

The Sierra School Upper of Sacramento is operated by Specialized Education Services, Inc. (SESI). SESI Schools provides specialized education programming for K-12 students who require additional educational and positive behavioral supports to overcome challenges that impede success in a traditional school setting. 


The Opportunity 

The Special Education Teacher will diagnose learning skill deficits, deliver high quality instruction and curriculum as provided by SESI, and collaborate with both school personnel and families to provide services to students. Every child deserves to reach their full potential and we’re looking to hire an exceptional teacher who will play an essential role in fueling student success. 


The Responsibilities 

  • Meet the needs of all students by utilizing SESI instructional models, strategies, and curriculum 
  • Develop and maintain individualized skill-appropriate lesson plans 
  • Utilize school’s behavior management and intervention strategies; supervise students and ensure they are monitored at all times 
  • Establish and maintain student forms and files as required by SESI, local, state, and/or federal agencies 
  • Drive, record, and track student growth and progress towards academic, social, and emotional goals 
  • Other duties may be assigned 


The Qualifications 

  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited institution of higher learning required 
  • Clear Specialist Credential, Intern Credential, Bachelors degree or higher and proof of passed CBEST
  • Commitment to learning and implementing feedback 
  • Ability to adapt and remain flexible 


The Perks 

  • Competitive salary $51,000 - $63,000 annually
  • Tuition reimbursement up to $5,250 annually 
  • Continued training, mentorship, and opportunities for growth 

Specialized Education Services, Inc. (SESI), a division of FullBloom, is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation/gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.