SPECIAL EDUCATION LIAISON/CHAIR PERSON

Meadow Brook School

East Longmeadow Public Schools

East Longmeadow, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 2972225
  • Application Deadline: July 24, 2018
  • Posted : July 10, 2018
  • Starting Date: August 24, 2018

Job Description

Responsibilities include:
1. Act as the Early Childhood Facilitator to coordinate transition-planning conferences with Early Childhood Coordinator and families.
2. Coordinate aspects of the special education process:
· Manage and coordinate the student referral and testing process
· Utilize state mandated forms to correspond with all aspects of the evaluation process
· Facilitate Team meetings that engage parents and staff in supporting the on-going educational needs of students
· Write clear and effective IEPs
3. Monitor compliance of written IEPs for all students receiving special education services
4. Maintain open lines of communication with building administrators and the Special Education department
5. Facilitates special education staff meetings

Additional Requirements:
Applicants must have Massachusetts license in Special Education or School Psychology and have in-depth knowledge of Special Education programs, procedures, assessments tools and legal requirements.
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Special Education > General Special Education
  • Welcome to Meadow Brook School!

    Welcome to Meadow Brook School!

    Meadow Brook School serves East Longmeadow students in preschool through second grade in a nurturing child centered environment. At Meadow Brook, we feel that reaching children where they are functioning-academically, socially, emotionally, and physically-is critical to their development. We offer a challenging curriculum that is aligned with the Massachusetts State Frameworks as well special subjects such as Physical Education, Art, Music, Computer Lab, and Library. We also have a comprehensive special education program as well as gifted and talented education. We are pleased to introduce Faith Wint as our teacher in the gifted and talented program. Dr. Wint's expertise in early childhood education as well as her creativity and knowledge make her a great addition to our school community. Learn more about us...

    Equal Opportunity Employer

    The East Longmeadow School Committee subscribes to the fullest extent to the principle of the dignity of all people and of their labors and will take action to ensure that any individual within the District who is responsible for hiring and/or personnel supervision understands that applicants are employed, assigned, and promoted without regard to their race, creed, color, age, sex, gender identity, national origin, disability or sexual orientation. Every available opportunity will be taken in order to assure that each applicant for a position is selected on the basis of qualifications, merit and ability.

    Job Requirements

    • All applications are to be submitted online.
      No hiring is conducted until the results of a CORI and a state mandated fingerprint background checks are successfully completed.
    • At least 3 years of relevant experience preferred
    • Master degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Application Questions

    There ARE NO application questions required FOR this job posting.

    Contact Information

    • Lisa Dakin , Principal
    • 607 Parker Street
    • East Longmeadow, Massachusetts 01028
    • Phone: 413-525-5470
    • Fax: 413-525-5403
    • Email: click here

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