Virtual School Interventionist and Special Education Case Manager

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Start Date
08/01/2022
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Job Title: Virtual School Intervention Specialist
(FLSA-Exempt)
 
Job Objectives: The Germantown Municipal School District’s Virtual School Intervention Specialist is expected to provide best instructional practices, which ensure students have a high-quality educational experience evident by socio-emotional growth and academic achievement.
 
This will also include performing a variety of professional, technical, and administrative tasks to direct the administration of local, state, and national standardized testing of students within the virtual school.
 
Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree (master’s degree preferred) in special education, and reading or math, preferably K-12 certification.
  • Valid TN Teaching license
  • Strong Understanding of Reading foundations
 
Responsibilities and Essential Functions:
Essential functions, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include any of the following representative duties, knowledge, and skills. This is not a comprehensive listing of all functions and duties performed by incumbents of this class; employees may be assigned duties which are not listed below; reasonable accommodations will be made as required. The job description does not constitute an employment agreement and is subject to change at any time by the employer. Essential duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following:
 
  • Conduct teaching and instructional activities, using educational equipment, materials, books, and other learning aids.
 
  • Plan, develop, and utilize a variety of instructional materials and aids appropriate to the intellectual and instructional level of pupils from varied socio-economic and cultural backgrounds, and who possess a range of mental and emotional maturity
 
  • Review, analyze and evaluate the history, background and assessment of pupils in designing instructional programs to meet individual educational needs
 
  • Individualize and adapt educational processes and procedures to enhance pupil educational opportunities.
 
  • Provide group and individual instruction to motivate pupils, and effectively utilize the time available for instructional activities.
 
  • Maintain appropriate standards of pupil behavior, using behavioral management strategies and techniques, including positive reinforcement and behavior shaping procedures.
 
  • Review, analyze, evaluate and report pupil academic, social and emotional growth
 
  • Counsel, confer with and communicate with parents, school and District personnel regarding pupil progress, and in the interpretation of the educational program
 
  • Cooperatively pursue alternative solutions to ameliorate pupil-learning problems, and to enhance expanded academic, social and emotional growth opportunities
 
  • Perform a variety of non-instructional duties, including curriculum and instructional development activities, student supervision and consultation activities
 
  • Teach targeted interventions to small groups of students daily utilizing research-based strategies and resources
 
  • Assist with the collection of data, analysis of data results and supports the sharing of findings with Principal
 
  • Review student achievement and assist with placing students in the appropriate interventions
 
  • Maintain records of interventions and progress monitoring to insure process fidelity
 
  • Maintain high level of ethical behavior and confidentiality of information
 
  • Coordinate and implement universal screenings, benchmark assessments, state, and national assessments
 
  • Assist with the analysis of the data to identify students in need of response to intervention services
 
  • Assist in monitoring student’s completion of high school credit, remaining on track for graduation
 
  • Meeting with seniors once each semester and emailing updates on their graduation status to their parents;
 
  • Assisting Seniors in their post-high school plans
 
  • Assisting students with FAFSA/Scholarship opportunities
 
  • Familiarity with video conferencing
 
  • Perform related duties and responsibilities as requested by the Superintendent and/or Principal
 
  • Be prepared to perform the job in accordance with the Teacher Evaluation Plan as established by the district and approved by the State Department of Education
 
Skills and Abilities Required:
  • Passionately believes that all students can achieve at high levels
  • Demonstrate cultural competence and a deep understanding of and empathy for issues facing contemporary families
  • Deep understanding of various school environments and commitment to improving student achievement
  • Works successfully alone or on a team
  • Makes decisions using data and technology
  • Exhibits strong focus on goals and results. Sets clear metrics for success
  • Motivates, inspires, and moves students to action to achieve goals
 
Supervisory Responsibility: Supervises students as designated.
 
Working Conditions: Will work onsite (GMSD campus) with virtual students. Students will attend in-person for certain school events and assessments.
 
For Office Use: Employee Signature: ________________________________________________________ Date: ______________
Signature constitutes understanding of this job description including the requirements, essential functions, and duties of the position.
 
GMSD offers education and employment opportunities without regard to race, color, creed, national origin, religion, sex, disability, genetics or age
 

Posted By

Germantown BOE (TN)

6685 Poplar Ave Suite 202, Germantown, TN 38138
 

At the following locations

Germantown Online Academy of Learning

3350 Forest Hill Irene Rd , Germantown, TN 38138