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The MENTOR Network Special Education Teacher in Carbondale, Illinois

NeuroRestorative, a partner of The MENTOR Network provides rehabilitation services for people of all ages with brain, spinal cord and medically complex injuries, illnesses and other challenges. In a variety of locations and community-based settings, we offer a range of programs, including vocational and therapy programs, day treatments, and specialized services for infants, children, adolescents, Military Service Members and Veterans.

Special Education Teacher Looking for rewarding work in an organization dedicated to making a positive impact in the lives of others? Bring your commitment to a team-based workplace that puts people first. Provide on-site and alternative/additional educational services to adolescent program participants in a cognitive retraining and educational setting following their rehabilitation program.

  • Coordinate carry-over strategies developed by the cognitive or trans-disciplinary team.

  • Attend weekly clinical team meetings with the communication/cognition team.

  • Complete all necessary documentation such as service summaries, reports, billing slips, etc. in a thorough and timely manner.

  • Supervise and assist in the development and implementation of the curriculum.

  • Develop methods for evaluating student progress.

  • Meet with parents and students to provide guidance and seek solutions to problems.

  • Implement the policy and procedure of the classroom environment.

  • Attend all mandatory program/company training.

  • Establish and maintain a supportive working relationship within both the agency, school, and broader community service network.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Special Education.

  • One year of experience in classroom or tutorial settings; experience with special education preferred.

  • Ability to exercise sound judgment and discretion.

  • Commitment to the company’s mission and values.

  • Exceptional communication skills with an ability to establish trust and rapport quickly.

  • A good listener with an ability to empathize while still providing guidance.

Why Join Us?

  • Full compensation/benefits package for employees working 30+ hours/week.

  • 401(k) with company match.

  • Paid time off, holiday pay, annual bonus plan.

  • Complex work adding value to the organization’s mission alongside a great team of co-workers.

  • Enjoy job security with nationwide career development and advancement opportunities.

EOE/AAE/ADA We have meaningful work for you – come join our team – Apply Today!

The MENTOR Network is a national network of local health and human services providers offering an array of quality, community-based services. At The MENTOR Network, our core values—Integrity, Respect, Inclusion & Growth—and the behaviors that define them, guide how we interact with each other and how we approach our work. As an organization of people serving people in 37 states, you’ll have opportunities from coast to coast.