Sample Special Education Teacher Resume

The job seeker in this sample special education teacher resume states his objective then lists related work experiences. All special education teacher resumes should include this vital information.

Sadie Job-Hunter
897 Some Street
Some Town, USA 99999
Home: (888) 888-8888
Cell: (888) 888-7777


Employment as a Special Education Teacher


Qualified professional; state certified special education teacher; excellent communication skills with special ed students and their parents; patient, creative, and flexible


Special Education Teacher, 2002 to present:

Long Branch Elementary School, Long Branch, USA.

Chief responsibility was to work with students with severe cases of mental retardation, teaching life skills and basic literacy.

Special Education Teacher, 1999-2002:

Small City Elementary School, Small City, USA.

Duties included developing an Individualized Education Program (IEP) for each student in order to help each one transition to the next step in life-whether to the next level of learning or to daily living following the last stage of formal education.


M.A., Special Education, 1997
Any City University, Any City, USA.

Special Education Accreditation, 1998


National Association of Special Education Teachers

Excellence in Service Award, 2006

NOTE: Before writing your special education teacher resume find out what the potential employer wants from the person he hires. The special education teacher resume above is a short version of a complete resume. Feel free to use it as an example.