Full-Time K-12 Special Education Teacher

Westwood Unified School District is looking for a full-time Special Education Teacher for the 23-24 school year. We are located just 10 miles from Lake Almanor and 2 hours east of Redding. 

SALARY & BENFITS:        Salary Range: $41,022 – $70,819 based on experience (up to 20 years granted). Plus $1,000 for Master’s Degree. Stipend – $3,000. 8 days of release time to hold IEP/Triennials during contract hours. Extra assignment pay (currently $34/hour) beyond the regular workday to hold IEP/Triennial meetings. Additional prep time. Sub release time (2 days per quarter) to do special education paperwork.

The District covers up to 100% (depending on the plan) of the Health plans available for the employee and his/her family and 100% of the cost for Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance ($50,000). Sign-On Bonus of $10,000.00 to be paid over a two-year period.       


QUALIFICATIONS:           California Special Education credential with English Learner Authorization OR a 4-Year Degree and Passage of the CBEST (unless waived by coursework). Intern candidates encouraged to apply.


APPLICATION                    Complete Edjoin.org Online Application

PROCEDURES:                   Submit the following:

1)  Letter of interest

2)  Personal resumé

3)  Three current letters of reference

4)  Copy of Credential(s), and Transcripts


PERIOD:                               Open Until Filled                   



CONTACT:                           Please contact Trena Smith at the WUSD District                                                        Office at (530) 256-2311 or email                                                                                      tsmith@westwoodusd.org