Director of Special Education and Special Services

Deadline: 
Thursday, July 12, 2018
District/Organization: 
DEWITT PUBLIC SCHOOLS
Position Details: 

Summary of Duties

Responsible for district wide special education programming and compliance assurance

Degree/Certification:

  • Master’s Degree
  • Valid Michigan Teaching Certificate with Special Education endorsement
  • Approval or eligible for approval as Director of Special Education from the Michigan Department of Education

Essential Duties:

  • Responsible for all special education programming and compliance issues as well as all district 504s, at risk section 31A, and ESL programs

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Three years teaching experience in Special Education
  • Proven leadership in initiating and implementing change in areas of special education
  • Experience with Inclusion, Autism, Teaming and Differentiated instruction
  • Evidence of active participation and leadership in professional learning activities and at professional conferences
  • Experience in School Improvement Process and State accountability reporting
  • Knowledge of State and Federal special education programs
  • High level of interpersonal and leadership skills

Duties to Begin

      August 13, 2018

Work Schedule:                   

      215 Days

Compensation

      To be determined based on experience.

Application Deadline

 Internal: July 9, 2018; 4:00 p.m.

 External:  July 12, 2018; 4:00 p.m.

Email: 
pepperaut@dewittschools.net