Job Description

Openings as of 7/19/2019

  • Assistant Director Exceptional Education (2019-2020 School Year) JobID: 13714
  • Position Type:
    Administrative/Assistant Director - Ex Ed

  • Date Posted:

  • Location:
    Exceptional Education

  • Closing Date:
    Open Until Filled

  • Hours Per Day:
    Certification Status:
    Manages the activities of the Tucson Unified School District Exceptional Education program, Medicaid Reimbursement program, and compliance.

    REPORTS TO: Executive Director – Exceptional Education (Special Education)

    Master’s degree in special education or related field
    Arizona Administrative Certificate with Structured English Immersion (SEI) endorsement, or eligibility to obtain such certification
    Three years of experience in special education administration.
    Demonstrated experience in creating, organizing and supervising instructional programs.
    Evidence of successful experience in communication with school system personnel, students, parents and the community in promoting school-community relations.
    Record of successful experience in working with a diverse population including students with linguistic and cultural variety and/or within the school and community.

    Experience or training in both elementary and secondary education.
    Principal/Educational Leadership Certificate

    5 years teaching experience in exceptional education or related field

    Demonstrated leadership in the field of special education

    Extensive knowledge of special education and 504 legal requirements

    Experience in supportive service plans and programs including special education and experience with or knowledge of Medicaid in the Public Schools Program (MIPS).

    Proven ability to work collaboratively

    Bilingual – Spanish/English.

    Must hold the Arizona IVP fingerprint clearance card.
    Proof of immunity to rubeola (measles) and rubella (German measles), or proof of MMR immunization.
    Valid Arizona Driver’s License required within ten days of hire.

    2019 - 2020 SCHOOL YEAR, Start date: July 1st
    LOCATION - Exceptional Education Department - Park & Broadway Area
    Salary Range begins at: $70,252.00
    Please be sure to upload cover letter, resume and 3 letters of reference to your application

    Notice of Nondiscrimination
    Tucson Unified School District is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination based on disability, race, color, religion/religious beliefs, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, or national origin.

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