"OKEMOS PUBLIC SCHOOLS"
OKEMOS PUBLIC SCHOOLS Notice of Vacancy (External Posting) TO: Interested Candidates FROM: Dr. Catherine Ash, Superintendent DATE: June 29, 2012 The following position is available for the 2012-2013 school year: Director of Special Education Qualifications: Masters degree or equivalent required. Valid Michigan teaching certificate required. Full approval in at least one area of Special Education required. Three years of successful professional practice or administrative experience in special education required. Thirty semester or forty-five term hours of graduate credit and a 200 hour practicum in Special Education administration required. Special Education Director Approval required; or ability to qualify and obtain “temporary” approval. Responsibilities: Consults with staff, parents and outside agencies regarding program options for students. Collaborates with administrative team to coordinate and align focus/efforts with general education interventions and interface with special education programs/services. Ensures compliance with local, ISD, State and federal guidelines for Special Education programs and services. Monitors staff caseloads and student programs. Assists in recruitment, selection and recommendations for hiring of special education personnel. Reports to: Deputy Superintendent Location: Kinawa Middle School Pay Scale: Determined by the Master Agreement Schedule: 222 Days Send a letter of interest, resume and transcripts to: Dr. Catherine Ash, Superintendent: 4406 N. Okemos Road, Okemos, MI 48864 Applications will be accepted until 4:00 p.m., Friday, July 20, 2012 Please do not submit online applications for this position Full job description available upon request