Teacher, Special Education (Consulting - ED)

Location
Ashburn, VA, Special Education School Based Office
Posted
Sep 11, 2019
Closes
Oct 11, 2019
Ref
IRC6618
Industry
Education
Hours
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.

Responsibilities

Consultingteachers also support compliant practices aligned with the Virginia Departmentof Education Regulations.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:
* Delivers professional coaching to teachers and other staff on to buildcapacity of school staff to individualize instruction in various schoolsubjects, basic academic, and life skills to students.
* Provide professional learning opportunities across the division onevidence-based practices in all areas of instruction and social-emotionallearning.
* Collaborate with LCPS staff to develop, support, or revise individualprogramming based on students• needs.
* Collaborate and support other professionals to develop IndividualizedEducation Plans (IEPS) designed to promote students• educational, physical,and/or social-emotional development and access to the general educationcurriculum.
* Collaborate with school-based administration and licensed staff to supportstudents in the least restrictive environment.
* Develop, collaborate, and support evidence-based practices to meet the needsof students with identified disabilities or challenges.
* Provide strategies that align with positive behavioral interventions andsupports (PBIS).
* Support LCPS staff with effective data collection/data analysis aligned withspecialized instruction.
* Collaborate and support division wide strategic initiatives.

Qualifications

ORGANIZATIONAL RELATIONSHIP:

A person in this position reports to members of the Office of Special Education administrative team.

STATE REQUIREMENTS/QUALIFICATIONS:
* Must have or be eligible for a current, Special Education teaching license in the Commonwealth of Virginia.
* Holds a Master• s Degree (preferred) from an accredited college or university with an endorsement in Special Education. Preference for endorsement in Administration/Supervision or willing to complete a program leading to this endorsement within 3 years.

BASIC REQUIREMENTS:
Knowledge of content, curriculum, methods, materials, and equipment of instructional specialty(ies) to which assigned; knowledge of pre-adolescent and adolescent growth and development; knowledge of Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) curriculum related to assignments and school division mission, goals, and organization; ability to apply knowledge of current research and theory to instructional programs; skill in the use of multi-media and computer technology to enhance learning; ability to plan and implement lessons based on division and school objectives and the needs and abilities of students supporting; ability to establish and maintain effective relationships with students, peers, administrators, and parents; skill in oral and written communications; excellent human relations 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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