Teacher, Special Education (Consulting) 1 opening

Ashburn, VA, Special Education School Based Office
May 05, 2020
May 14, 2020
Full Time
Under the general supervision of the Office of Special Education administration, the Special Education Consulting Teacher demonstrates overall support of special education staff in the areas of academic, social emotional, and functional instructional areas.


Consulting teachers also support compliant practices aligned with the Virginia Department of Education Regulations.

* Delivers professional coaching to teachers and other staff on to build capacity of school staff to individualize instruction in various school subjects, basic academic, and life skills to students.
* Provide professional learning opportunities across the division on evidence-based practices in all areas of instruction and social-emotional learning.
* Collaborate with LCPS staff to develop, support, or revise individual programming based on students• needs.
* Collaborate and support other professionals to develop Individualized Education Plans (IEPS) designed to promote students• educational, physical, and/or social-emotional development and access to the general education curriculum.
* Collaborate with school-based administration and licensed staff to support students in the least restrictive environment.
* Develop, collaborate, and support evidence-based practices to meet the needs of students with identified disabilities or challenges.
* Provide strategies that align with positive behavioral interventions and supports (PBIS).
* Support LCPS staff with effective data collection/data analysis aligned with specialized instruction.
* Collaborate and support division wide strategic initiatives.



Aperson in this position reports to members of the Office of Special Educationadministrative team.

* Must have or be eligible for a current, Special Education teaching license inthe Commonwealth of Virginia.
* Holds a Master• s Degree (preferred) from an accredited college or universitywith an endorsement in Special Education. Preference for endorsement inAdministration/Supervision or willing to complete a program leading to thisendorsement within 3 years.

Knowledge of content, curriculum, methods, materials, and equipment ofinstructional specialty(ies) to which assigned; knowledge ofpre-adolescent and adolescent growth and development; knowledge ofLoudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) curriculum related to assignments andschool division mission, goals, and organization; ability to applyknowledge of current research and theory to instructional programs; skillin the use of multi-media and computer technology to enhance learning; ability to plan and implement lessons based on division and school objectivesand the needs and abilities of students supporting; ability to establish andmaintain effective relationships with students, peers, administrators, andparents; skill in oral and written communications; excellent humanrelations skills.

Additional Details

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The Loudoun County School Board is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination and to the provision of equity in its educational programs, services and activities for all students and employees.

Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) does not discriminate on the basis of race, ancestry, color, sex, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, marital status, age, religion, national origin, disability, or genetic information in employment or in its programs and activities. LCPS provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.

The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:

Assistant Superintendent for Department of Human Resources and Talent Development
Loudoun County Public Schools
21000 Education Court
Ashburn, VA 20148

Tel: 571-252-1100

How To Apply

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To be considered for the vacancy, please complete ALL sections of the application. A resume will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application

Please be sure to upload the following:

• Three (3) current professional references (Name, phone number, email address). At least one reference should be a current supervisor or most recent supervisor.
• College Transcripts
• Copy of your teaching license (if applicable)
• Test Scores (if applicable)
• Resume

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