East Side Union High School District (San Jose, CA) - Under the supervision of the Director of Special Services, the Coordinator of Special Services is responsible for the coordination of the services provided throughout the department with a focus on compliance with all applicable state and federal laws.
MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Assists with budget preparation and monitoring
Assures compliance with all applicable state and federal laws
Provides leadership in the Special Services Program and technical assistance to schools
Coordinates articulation with the feeder districts and County Office of Education
Arranges for and/or provides professional development activities
Assists in the development and implementation of all correction action plans: Program Improvement, CDE verification review, Office of Civil Rights
Attends monthly meetings with juvenile hall judge
Responds to parent/guardian, advocate, attorney complaints
Coordinates Extended School year (ESY) services
Attends and participates on task forces and related committees
Assists in the supervision and evaluation of the following staff:
Assists with the supervision of services to charter schools
Assists in the selection and assignment of classified and certificated staff
Assists in the evaluation of classified and certificated staff
Assists with the coordination of the Section 504 Program
Assists with the coordination of the Student Success Team (SST) Program
Assists with the coordination of the Home/Hospital Teaching Program
Performs other duties as assigned by the Director of Special Services
SUPERVISION EXERCISED OR RECEIVED
Works under the supervision of the Director of Special Services
Assists in the supervision and evaluation of classified and certificated staff
The successful COORDINATOR OF SPECIAL SERVICES applicant will be selected on the basis of the ability to:
Experience working with a diverse population.
Ability to follow established procedures and requirements.
Ability to understand and follow oral and written directives.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with others.
Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
Ability to deal effectively with the public and other departments.
Ability to take initiative and work without close supervision.
Ability to interpret laws, codes, regulations and ordinances appropriate to responsibilities of this position.
Overall experience relative to duties and responsibilities listed on the job description.
Masters Degree in Special Education and/or related field of study.
Special Education teaching and/or services credential.
Valid California Administrative Credential or verification of the ability to obtain an administrative credential.
Successful Special Education teaching in a secondary school position.
Additional Salary Information: Benefits: District-paid Medical, Dental, Vision
(includes: spouse and qualified dependents); Work year: 216-218 Days
Internal Number: Posting ID=1067444
About East Side Union High School District
The East Side Union High School District is located in the picturesque, sloping foothills of the eastern Santa Clara County (Silicon Valley). Its community reflects a rich cultural, linguistic and socioeconomic diversity.