Special Education Consultant
Academica West, an established charter school management company located in Kaysville, Utah, is now accepting applications for a full time Special Education Consultant to work with charter schools contracted with Academica West in a variety of capacities.
Position will be full-time with salary based on experience and qualifications. Position will work closely with Academica West staff and the schools they serve. Although many duties/responsibilities will require the Special Education Consultant to work on site with school administrators, it is expected that the Special Education Consultant will work out of the Academica West office currently located in Kaysville, Utah. Duties associated with this position include, but are not limited to:
? Act as a special education consultant, advisor, and resource for school administrators as needed to assist with the optimal special education functioning of the school. ? Attend and report out on USBE special education meetings as assigned. ? Provide support for special education programs in the school as assigned including but not limited to: ? File reviews ? Effective use and supervision of paraeducators ? Behavior intervention ? Comprehensive knowledge of the RDA process, including appeals ? Attendance at and guiding complex IEP team meetings ? Other responsibilities as assigned.
Professional demeanor and exceptional communication skills are essential for this position. Candidates should be able to demonstrate sound judgment, effective problem solving skills, and the ability to work through and advise others in complicated interpersonal situations. Candidates should be able to work well in a collaborative team environment. Preferred candidates will also have the ability to work independently and with little supervision.
Academica West is an Equal Opportunity Employer.