Hillside Academy East Campus

Position  Special Education Teacher K-12
Requirements  •Type LBS1/Special Education State of Illinois license at the elementary, middle to high school level •Comprehensive training, experience, and mentoring in curriculum area •Ability to teach a self-contained classroom within all basic instructional areas •Ability to work a regular school day and the ability to work with youth with emotional/behavioral/academic difficulties •Employment is contingent upon a background check, employment physical and drug screen •Bi-lingual applicants are encouraged to apply.
Responsibilities  Hillside Academy East Campus (HAEC), a member of The Menta Group, is an alternative safe school for elementary, middle and high school students who are at-risk of suspension or expulsion or have other special education needs to be served. The school's curriculum is geared to primary, middle and high school students, and the credit earning system for high school students is aligned with its partnering district/Chicago Public Schools. This partnership thus allows for seamless transitions from and to the students' home schools. HAEC was established to positively impact the academic and social-emotional competencies of students referred to the program, and offer a variety of school-to-work options for special education students.
Contact: Marc Bickham
3049 W. Harrison St. Chicago, IL 60612
Phone Number (773) 533-9605 
Email marc.bickham@menta.com 
Website www.thementagroup.org/careers/apply 
Fax (773) 638-6235 
Other Information For more information and to apply, please follow the link above.