DIRECTOR - SPECIAL EDUCATION - SPECIAL EDUCATION OFFICE (#4030)

Waco ISD ( learn more )

Waco , Texas ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 2873479
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : December 6, 2017
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

Primary Purpose:
Direct the district's special education program to ensure provision of needed services for special needs students. Work to provide individualized education plans to meet the needs of all students and ensure compliance with all state, federal, and local requirements.

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  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Administrator > Special Education Director
    Classroom Teacher > Social Studies: General
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Waco ISD is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • Education/Certification:
      • Master's Degree (Education)
      Special Knowledge/Skills:
      • Knowledge of federal and state special education law
      • Understanding of the individual needs of special needs students
      • Ability to communicate with all levels of special needs students and their parents
      • Ability to interpret policy, procedures, and data
      • Ability to manage budget and personnel
      • Ability to coordinate district function
      • Strong organizational, communication, leadership, and interpersonal skills
      Experience:
      • Five years teaching experience in special education required. Two years administrative experience required. Urban experience preferred. PDAS appraiser (preferred)
    • At least 5 year s of relevant experience preferred
    • Master degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency OR WORK VISA IN United States required

    Contact Information

    • Melissa Vega , HR Clerk
    • P.O. Box 27
    • Waco, Texas 76703

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