Pennsbury School District Director of Special Education
Job Summary: The Director of Special Education is responsible for supervisory oversight of all special education programs, as well as the development, implementation, and administration of all aspects of the special education programs. The director will oversee related services including psychological and behavioral services, speech and hearing support, occupational and physical therapy. The director will also be responsible for directing and overseeing the Individual Education Plan (IEP) and 504 processes, and making recommendations for action to the Superintendent and the Board of School Directors.
Requirements: Master’s degree in Special Education, Psychology, or related field preferred; Pennsylvania Certification as a Special Education Supervisor preferred. Special consideration for candidates who hold a K-12 Principal certification will be considered. Additional certification or licenses a plus; Experience in monitoring and accountability for multiple local, state, and federal budgets; Comprehensive knowledge of all federal and state special education laws and funding sources; Experience in supervising and evaluating administrative and special education staff; Knowledge and experience with accounting requirements of programs including IDEA, Early Intervention, Medical Access and transition programs.
Application: Candidates interested in applying for this position must upload application documents through our online application process located on our District website. Please upload a letter of interest, resume, three letters of recommendation, copies of current clearances (PA Child Abuse, PA Criminal History, FBI Fingerprinting), and the Act 168 Form of 2014 when applying. Please upload online no later than 4:00 p.m. on Friday, March 6, 2020.
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