ESE in Parrish!

Posted 4 days ago
Job Certification
Job Type
Grade Levels
Base Salary
$38,000.00 - $44,000.00
Offers 401K
Start Date
Upcoming School Year
Open Until Filled

Must hold a certificate issued by Florida Department of Education.
The certificate must be in one of the following types: Professional Certificate, Temporary Certificate, Statement of Status of Eligibility.
The certificate position area must be in one of the following areas: Early Childcare Provider, Headstart, School Age Day Care, Computers, Elementary Teacher, Success for All, Title I, Gifted & Talented, Autism, Deaf-Blind, Early Intervention Specialist, Educational Diagnostician, Emotional Behavior Disabilities, Hearing Impairment, Intellectual Disabilities, Learning Disabilities, Mild/Moderate Disabilities, Physical Disabilities, Severe/Profound Disabilities, Special Education (General), Traumatic Brain Injury, Visual Impairment.
The certificate must be in one of the following grades: Preschool/Pre-K, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th.
The certificate status must be active or about to graduate from a state-approved teacher preparation program.


FORZA Education Management is very excited to be operating the first K - 8 Experiential Learning-themed school in Florida. Parrish Charter Academy is now accepting resumes and interviewing for the upcoming 2020-2021 school year!


• Competitive salaries with increases if school meets enrollment projections • Comprehensive benefits package includes health Insurance & retirement plan (after 1st year) • Family oriented atmosphere • Additional compensation for after school tutoring, leading team sports & after school clubs • Annual compensation increases if the school meets enrollment projections • Site based management, attentive to needs and requests of faculty and staff

Opening a new school requires commitment and dedication from all. Due to our unique curriculum and brand-new facility, the founding staff will have several additional obligations.

• Lead/Grade Level Teachers attend site specific professional development June 17 - 20 • K - 3rd Grade Teachers participate in online professional development June - May • Instructional Staff attend professional development July 8 - 11 • Instructional Staff is available to assist with move in August (tentative)

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: • Works cooperatively with assigned county staffing specialist and ADAPT (Admissions Diagnostics and Placement Team) to initiate and complete pre-referrals for ESE, utilizing pre and posttest assessments, interventions and observations in areas of concern. • Works cooperatively with parents and teachers to identify students sited as potentially eligible for Gifted Program services. Conduct screenings to determine need for further evaluation for eligibility; collects characteristics data and administers Kaufman Brief Intelligence Testing. Develops appropriate Individual Educational Plans (IEPs), Gifted Educational Plans (EPs) or Academic Improvement Plans (AIPs), and Behavior Success Plans (BSPs), including determining present levels of performance, annual goals, and benchmarks or short-term objectives. • Collects student performance data and reports student progress toward IEP/EP goals. • Supports general education teachers in implementing appropriate accommodations or enrichment/acceleration strategies. • Schedules and conducts IEP/EP meetings with parents and appropriate school and agency personnel. Completes matrix of services if required. • Maintains and/or oversees specialized therapists’ (i.e. SP, OT) maintenance of ESE case management records. • Regularly reviews and provides updated information for SASI. • Reports Full Time Equivalency (FTE) accurately. • Participates in eligibility determination meetings. • Serves as Local Education Agency (LEA) Representative, if designated by administrator. • Participates in Professional Development activities relating to performing job responsibilities. • Demonstrates knowledge of Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) and implements all requirements. • Demonstrates knowledge of Special Diploma Sunshine State Standards (SDSSS) and Alternate Assessment. • Plans and delivers instruction designed to assist students with disabilities in mastering the Sunshine State Standards. • Plans and develops curricula designed to address the Sunshine State Standards for Gifted Students and delivers instruction that effectively challenges their higher-level thinking skills. • Assists in the development of appropriate interventions for students suspected of having a disability. • Participates in developing Functional Behavior Assessments (FBAs) and implementing Behavior Improvement Plans (BIPs) for students with disabilities. • Participates in Manifestation Determination meetings. • Supervises teacher assistant in providing instruction for students, as required. • Consults regularly with school administrators on ESE issues. • Performs other related duties as assigned.


• Executes highly-effective pedagogy in addition to a deep knowledge in subject areas. • Has deep understanding of data-driven instruction. • Possesses excellent organizational skills and attention to detail. • Takes initiative and is resourceful in problem solving. • Will take a professional willingness to communicate with parents and community stakeholders. • Positive interpersonal skills and can work well on a team.

Parrish is located just north of Sarasota, Florida.

Parrish Charter Academy 8605 Erie Road Parrish, FL 34219

FORZA Education Management

Please submit an application, cover letter, resume and responses to the pre-screening questions in order to be eligible for an interview.

In addition, all resumes MUST BE emailed to after you apply.