Must hold a license issued by any agency.
Department: Student Services
Job Title: Gifted Coach
Master’s Degree Gifted Education Endorsement At least five years of teaching experience
Reports to: Director of Pupil Personnel
Provides coordination and expertise to ensure systematic and continuous PreK-12 Submits appropriate reports to principals and the Director of Instruction Communicates on an ongoing basis with principals and the Director of Instruction Presents options of all exceptional needs of gifted students (differentiated educational plans (DEPs). Presents and implements research-based procedures for identifying gifted and talented students. Remains current on the latest research and development in gifted education. Establishes and promotes communication and collaboration with the administration, staff, and parents. Assists with revising and updating the Gifted Education Program based on evaluation results and latest developments in gifted education. Assists with developing and coordinating public relations efforts. Maintains regular and predictable attendance Authorizes the information options of all differentiated Educational Plans (DEPs). Assists staff in developing specialized learning activities for students who have needs beyond the classroom curriculum to include’ cluster grouping, pull-out programs, cross-grade offerings, out of level offerings, college courses, internship, independent projects, etc. Assist with parent advisory committee meetings Attends meetings, conferences, conventions, etc. Performs other related duties as assigned.
Physical Requirements: Demonstrate overall good health.
Demonstrate ability to communicate in a clear, concise manner with others.
Terms of Employment: 12 months; Salary and work year to be established by the Board.
Evaluation: The performance of this job will be evaluated in accordance with provisions of the Sussex County School Board’s policy on Evaluation of Certified Personnel.
An Equal Opportunity Employer
The Sussex County School Board is an equal opportunity employer; as such, it does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, religion, political affiliation, handicapping condition, or sex in its educational programs or employment. No person shall be denied employment solely because of any impairment which is unrelated to the ability to engage in activities involved in the position or program to which application has been made.
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