DIRECTOR OF SPECIAL EDUCATION (#3347)

Nashua School District ( learn more )

Nashua , New Hampshire ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 2889179
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : February 5, 2018
  • Starting Date: September 1, 2018

Job Description

The Nashua School District seeks an enthusiastic and energetic director who will provide leadership to a team of special education administrators, principals, teachers and special education staff in the implementation of district-wide special education services. Oversee and direct the allocation of special education staff to schools in compliance with state standards and student needs. Keep abreast of federal and state mandates; implement changes to keep compliance. Develop and manage the budget for special education services, coordinate the implementation of federal and state grants and manage the IDEA grant.
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Administrator > Special Education Director
  • Job Requirements

    • Qualified candidates must be NH Certified as a Special Education Administrator or meet eligibility requirements for the Alternative 4 process with the NH Department of Education. Candidates for this position must have a Master’s degree in special education or a related field with five years teaching and/or administrative experience that demonstrates knowledge of current federal and state regulations regarding special education. The successful candidate will be able to develop, implement, coordinate and supervise special education programs for approximately 1800 students. Exceptional interpersonal skills to respond to parents and advocacy groups. Effective management, collaborative and problem solving skills to refine and enhance programs and services for students with disabilities. Proficiency in technology, oral and written communications is required.
    • At least 5 year s of relevant experience preferred
    • Master degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency OR WORK VISA IN United States required

    Contact Information

    • Veronica Chouinard
    • 141 Ledge Street
    • Nashua, New Hampshire 03060

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