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Requisition Number 18-0235
Post Date 5/15/2018
Title Special Ed Coordinator
City Phoenix
State AZ
Description The Leona Group
7878 N. 16th St. Ste 150
Phoenix, AZ 85020
(602) 953-2933

Special Education Coordinator

Are you an experienced special education teacher looking to advance your career? Are you looking for a new challenge in the 2018/19 school year?
If this describes your situation, our Elementary Exceptional Student Services Coordinator is a great opportunity for YOU!
As the Elementary Exceptional Student Services Coordinator, you will provide case management, program oversight, and expertise to the school leaders across 4 campuses. With hands-on support from the Director of Exceptional Student Services and a manageable caseload, you will have the opportunity to shape, direct, and support special education programs and initiatives in collaboration with special education teachers and school leaders.

The following skills and competencies are a MUST for this position:
A minimum of 4 years of teaching experience in special education
Knowledge of effective instructional practices to support the success of students with disabilities
A high level of organization and excellent time management
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
The ability to collaborate effectively with a variety of stakeholders
Comprehensive knowledge of the child find, evaluation, and IEP processes
The ability to write MET reports and IEPs that meet federal and state compliance requirements
Knowledge of ADA Section 504 requirements and 504 Accommodation Plans
The ability to facilitate positive and productive 504, IEP, and MET meetings
The confidence to serve as an expert on special education and ADA section 504
Here are some of the perks of this position:
School year schedule--you get all school holidays and school breaks! (Teacher contract)
Ongoing hands-on support and mentoring from the Director of ESS and your colleagues to ensure your success
Small campus sizes with a family atmosphere
Regular, free, professional development opportunities
The chance to develop your leadership skills without a 12-month schedule
Opportunities for growth and career advancement within The Leona Group system of schools
This position is located in the East Valley and South Phoenix and will require some travel between the assigned campuses. You will need to be able to follow a school day schedule. Candidates must have a valid AZ Teaching Certificate in Special Education and a AZ IVP fingerprint clearance card to be considered. This position is full-time and our coordinators are on teacher contracts and follow a teacher school year calendar. The start date for this position is in late July 2018 dependent on teacher in-service calendars.

Please visit to submit your resume. We can't wait to hear from you!
Requirements Important Notes
The Leona Group is an equal opportunity employer with a continuing policy to ensure that fair and equal employment opportunities are extended to all persons without regard to race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin or handicap.
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