Current Oregon Administrative License or Ability to Obtain
Special Education Experience
Ability to direct, lead, integrate and manage the various divisions of the Special Programs Department
Experience with intensive behavior support, MTSS systems and high quality instruction
A passion and focus on the meaningful inclusion of students with disabilities across all general education settings
Ability to supervise department staff including coaching, supervision and performance assessment of professional staff, support staff, and contracted services.
Ability to design and implement programs that meet the needs of all identified students.
High level of knowledge and clear understanding of OARs, case law, rules and policies related to Special Education
Ability to utilize program evaluation data to improve special education outcomes.
Able to combine evidence-based practices and creative thinking with fiscal responsibility to maximize the effective and efficient delivery of services to students with disabilities.
Knowledge and skill in developing delivery of instruction that results in student achievement gains.
Skills in consensus building and group/site-based decision-making. Ability to work effectively and cooperatively with staff, building administrators, consultants, community agencies, Oregon Department of Education, and other officials.
Excellent communication and conflict management skills
Ability to work collaboratively with principals and other administrators to manage effective and compliant SPED programs.
Reasonable accommodations for the application and interview process will be provided upon request and as required in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. Individuals with disabilities may contact the Human Resources Department at 541/967-4501 for additional information or assistance. Speech/Hearing impaired persons may contact the district for assistance through the Oregon Telecommunication Relay Service at 1-800-735-2900.
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Greater Albany Public School District 8J
Randy Lary, Human Resources Director
718 Seventh Avenue SW
Albany, Oregon 97321