Head Teacher (Educator II)


Head Teacher (Educator II)

Area: Experimental Education Unit

General Information
The Experimental Education Unit (EEU) is a comprehensive early childhood center providing inclusive educational services for families and children with and without disabilities from birth through kindergarten. Services are provided to children and families through a transdisciplinary approach characterized by collaboration in which professionals share their discipline specific information and skills with other members of the team including the family.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include:

  • Determine goals and objectives for the pupils and develop appropriate programs to implement and evaluate goals and objectives, including IEP;
  • Demonstrate exemplary teaching through maintenance of continuous and direct measurement of children's progress, analysis of data, and planning and implementation of interventions;
  • Participate in interdisciplinary staffing to develop appropriate instructional goals for children;
  • Provide supervision and demonstration teaching for students in training;
  • Conference with parents;
  • Develop instructional programs/materials;
  • Implement research procedures as appropriate.


  • Master's degree in Special Education;
  • Experience as a teacher with children with disabilities and special needs;
  • Experience in training University students preferred;
  • Washington State Teaching Certificate.
  • Proof of citizenship and employment eligibility.
  • Other tasks as assigned

Desirable qualifications:

  • Maintain a “problem solving” attitude
  • Work with other team members in a cooperative and positive fashion
  • Seek feedback and utilize suggestions to improve performance

How to apply:

To be considered for a position as a Head Teacher at the Experimental Education Unit, each applicant will need to submit ((1) cover letter highlighting your commitment to diversity and inclusion through your experience and teaching, (2) resume, (3) three letters of recommendation, and (4) the EEU Head Teacher Application via email to ctm@u.washington.edu.

The EEU Head Teacher Application can be downloaded at here or you can email to receive the application (ctm@u.washington.edu)

Review of applications will begin upon receipt until position is filled.


The University of Washington is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. To request disability accommodation in the application process, contact the Disability Services Office at 206.543.6450 / 206.543.6452 (tty) or dso@u.washington.edu.