EdPost

EdPost Listings

A top job posting site for positions in education

Customize Your Search

Sort by Date Posted | Sort Alphabetically | Search Help

Middle School, Learning Specialist - The Blake School

Posted on 2020-11-20 3:46:20 PM

Listing expires 2021-01-19 12:00:00 AM

( HTML Version ) ( ADA/Text Version )


The Blake School is looking for a bright and energetic Middle School Learning Specialist to join our outstanding and increasingly diverse community for the 2021-2022 school year. A minimum of an undergraduate degree with a minor in special education is required; an advanced degree or work toward an advanced degree specializing in special education is preferred. Reporting to the Middle School Director and working in close collaboration with the Director of Learning Support Services, the successful candidate will be energized by working with middle school students, will have excellent verbal and written communication skills and will model and support the mission of the Blake School. The learning specialist will be responsible for supporting students and teachers through direct instruction, compensatory strategies and accommodations. Primary responsibilities include managing a caseload of sixth to eighth grade students, developing accommodation plans based on the interpretation of psycho-educational evaluations, communicating with parents and teachers student needs and progress, and collaborating with teachers, other support staff and administrators to ensure the success of each student. Other responsibilities include maintaining documentation and researching best practices and latest methods in special education including implementation of assistive technology and collaborating with lower and upper school constituencies to ensure the smooth transition of students within divisions. For full job description and to apply, visit www.blakeschool.org<https://nam02.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fu15334432.ct.sendgrid.net%2Fls%2Fclick%3Fupn%3DhpEciOoV6iIrWI2yDDvI0PSwP15tkIkwHy3Ktc9cGSDz9hXALoq3f8WYLO3C62jiha9v_pzu-2BuzhWfE-2F-2FDL0srH31bWx5XYWoZ4q9gFjKxaWzOFUfqTXWV-2FyE7LwgFfC1g71I-2FnicTPaBQDGgKAEF-2FAQN0eo3y7W3ZX8jxtSAiK6FKcjj-2FqJ76a90272jJjv21MXeilB2jJABFd3hqJIuMztf-2F4-2FCZ1vU5SxIiH5UuMJHnwheZAO3Wy179EY5HzCEFIV-2F1fQ42iBLPc327HQM2qFWCA8A-2BY2zhd970vA1oaRqXic-3D&data=04%7C01%7Cscsu-edpost%40stcloudstate.edu%7C78997f7c14a24fed99ce08d88d9db6d7%7C5011c7c60ab446ab9ef4fae74a921a7f%7C0%7C1%7C637415055802623323%7CUnknown%7CTWFpbGZsb3d8eyJWIjoiMC4wLjAwMDAiLCJQIjoiV2luMzIiLCJBTiI6Ik1haWwiLCJXVCI6Mn0%3D%7C3000&sdata=uIaQWs9S85SKJef80YcpVGHZh51PYUw%2FTiL4D55V7dQ%3D&reserved=0>.
The Blake School is looking for a bright and energetic Middle School Learning Specialist to join our outstanding and increasingly diverse community for the 2021-2022 school year. A minimum of an undergraduate degree with a minor in special education is required; an advanced degree or work toward an advanced degree specializing in special education is preferred. Reporting to the Middle School Director and working in close collaboration with the Director of Learning Support Services, the successful candidate will be energized by working with middle school students, will have excellent verbal and written communication skills and will model and support the mission of the Blake School. The learning specialist will be responsible for supporting students and teachers through direct instruction, compensatory strategies and accommodations. Primary responsibilities include managing a caseload of sixth to eighth grade students, developing accommodation plans based on the interpretation of psycho-educational evaluations, communicating with parents and teachers student needs and progress, and collaborating with teachers, other support staff and administrators to ensure the success of each student. Other responsibilities include maintaining documentation and researching best practices and latest methods in special education including implementation of assistive technology and collaborating with lower and upper school constituencies to ensure the smooth transition of students within divisions.

For full job description and to apply, visit www.blakeschool.org.