Job Description

  • Advisor - Gifted and Talented (GT) JobID: 61208
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  • Date Posted:

  • Location:
    192-High Peaks Elementary

  • Date Available:

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  •   Additional Information:

    Advisor - Gifted and Talented (GT)
    .518 Total FTE (20.72 hrs/week)
    .195 FTE is regular/ongoing & .323 FTE is temporary through 5/26/22
    Hourly Rate - $20.00 - $21.12

    BOULDER VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT is committed to create challenging, meaningful, and engaging learning opportunities so that all children thrive and are prepared for successful, civically engaged lives. Our comprehensive and innovative approach to education ensures that each student meets expectations relative to intellectual growth, physical development and social emotional well-being. The district covers approximately 500 square miles and serves the communities of Boulder, Erie, Louisville, Lafayette, Superior, Broomfield, Nederland, Ward, Jamestown and Gold Hill. Website: BVSD.

    Identification and assessing of gifted and talented students. Communicating and collaborating with classroom teachers and families to develop and update Advanced Learning Plan (ALP) goals.

    Responsibilities: (are delegated at the school level and may include)
    -Collaborate and coordinate with classroom teachers in developing and updating Advanced Learning Plan (ALP) goals.
    -Maintain and update Advanced Learning Plans (ALP) in Frontline.
    -Communicate regularly with classroom teachers and families.
    -Organize and administer GT identification assessments
    -Collect a body of evidence to be used in the GT identification process.
    -Coordinate enrichment activities as appropriate.
    -Promote understanding and respect for gifted education and gifted learners
    -Serve as an advocate for students as appropriate
    -Participate in staff meetings or professional development activities as appropriate
    -Participate in conferences between families, parents, administrators, teachers, counselors and students as appropriate
    -Participate in district Gifted and Talented Advisor meetings
    -Participate in professional development opportunities to increase understanding of gifted learners and gifted education

    -High School diploma or equivalent, plus a minimum of two years college
    -Communicate (read, write, and speak) in English
    -Completed and submitted BVSD online application

    -Demonstrated ability to work effectively with children.
    -Background in education/gifted education.
    -Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with students, school staff, and administrators.
    -Ability to plan, organize and see a project through to completion.

    Salary Information:
    -Salary information for this position can be found by clicking on the following link: Salary Schedule

    Application and Selection Procedure:
    -Apply on-line at (in-district transfers, be sure to include your BVSD employee number).
    -If you do not have internet access, a computer is available in the Human Resources Division, Education Center, 6500 E. Arapahoe, Boulder, Colorado.
    -Applications are reviewed to match candidates with position qualifications, with a limited number selected for interviews. For the final selection, employment is contingent upon successful completion of the post-offer screening process, including a background check and possible medical examination.

    The Boulder Valley School District is an equal opportunity educational institution and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, sex, gender identity/expression, national origin, creed, religion, age, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status in admission or access to, and treatment and employment in its educational programs or activities. Inquiries or complaints: BVSD Legal Counsel - 720-561-5903; Office for Civil Rights -

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