Special Education Teachers, Preschool:

Teach preschool school subjects to educationally and physically handicapped students. Includes teachers who specialize and work with audibly and visually handicapped students and those who teach basic academic and life processes skills to the mentally impaired.

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About the Job

Indiana Average Salary $47,650.00
Average Time to Fill 42 days
Typical Education Bachelor's degree
Typical Experience
10 Year Projected Openings (2021-2031) 253
10 Year Expected Percentage Change (2021-2031) 11.50 %

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Skills Profile

Essential (Soft) Skills

Essential Skills to Employers

Oral Communication
Critical Thinking
Conflict Management
Attention to Detail
Work Ethic
Resource Allocation
Written Communication
Technology and Tool Usage
Customer Service
Information Gathering

Top Job Duties and Responsibilities

Training and Teaching Others

Manage decorum in meetings or group sessions
Document lesson plans
Coordinate instructional outcomes
Apply multiple teaching methods
Develop teaching aids
Plan educational or learning activities
Plan esteem building activities for children
Coordinate educational content
Select method of instruction
Select teaching materials
Evaluate students for needs, skills, or educational potential
Tutor students who need extra assistance
Teach physical education
Teach mentally or emotionally-impaired students
Teach sports rules or techniques
Teach secondary or post-secondary courses
Evaluate student performance
Determine student problems
Monitor student progress
Determine student learning levels
Prepare educational or training related reports or presentations
Prepare audio-visual teaching aids
Develop instructional materials
Create learning materials with technology-based delivery systems
Organize educational material or ideas
Apply early childhood education techniques
Teach health or hygiene practices
Teach others to use technology or equipment
Teach correct eating habits

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Booster Skills & Certifications

Job Seekers possessing booster skills & certifications, such as those listed below, added to core skills are more marketable, harder to find and expensive to hire.

Hard to Fill: Employers find positions requiring these skills to be hard to fill. These skills and certifications make a job seeker more in demand because the skills are not widely available.

Expensive to Fill: Employers find positions requiring these skills to be expensive to fill. Job seekers with these skills and certifications are likely to earn more money.

Skill or Certification Certi - fication Hard to Fill Expensive to Fill
Special Education Certification
Teaching Speakers of Other Languages
Child Development

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