Job Description

Openings as of 4/21/2018
Licensed - Special Education PK-12

  • Teacher - Special Education Resource JobID: 37089
  • Position Type:
    Licensed - Special Education PK-12/Special Education, Resource

  • Date Posted:
    4/17/2018

  • Location:
    230-Manhattan Middle

  • Date Available:
    08/08/2018

  • Closing Date:
    04/23/2018

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    Special Education Resource Teacher
    .50 FTE - Regular Contract


    BOULDER VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT is committed to providing a challenging and engaging educational experience for all its students. The district serves a diverse community that expects student success, and Boulder Valley is a leader in academic excellence with top ratings at the state and national levels for outstanding classroom teachers, exemplary schools, and programs that support student achievement. The communities we serve - Boulder, Erie, Louisville, Lafayette, Superior, Broomfield, Nederland, Ward, Jamestown and Gold Hill - cover approximately 500 square miles and include an estimated 231,460 residents, with an enrollment of more than 31,000. The University of Colorado and many nationally known organizations and companies are located within the district’s boundaries. Abundant year-round recreational activities are available in the Boulder Valley area. Website: http://www.bvsd.org.

    Responsibilities:
    -Work with students with identified learning disabilities, determining programming needs and challenges of students with multiple needs
    -Develop, utilize, and implement assessments and Individualized Educational Plans (IEP)
    -Write and develop appropriate curriculum accommodations and modifications in all academic areas and grade levels individualized to each student
    -Write aligned individual assessment results and interpretations, with measurable goals and a program delivery plan
    -Effectively manage the learning environment
    -Work with other professionals and families in a partnership role
    -Work collaboratively with colleagues and community
    -Follow State legal requirements and District and building policies and procedures

    Qualifications
    Required:
    -Colorado teaching license with appropriate endorsement as Special Education Generalist or the equivalent or the appropriate endorsement for the student population (or CDE licensure application in process)
    -Completed and submitted BVSD on-line application
    -Bilingual and biliterate in Spanish/English

    Preferred:
    -Skills and experience in collaboration and co-teaching with classroom teachers and support professionals
    -Training or experience in serving English Language Learners (ELL) students
    -Technology and software skills and experience–(Infinite Campus and Excent)

    Salary Information:
    Salary information for BVSD positions can be found online at: http://www.bvsd.org/HR/Pages/NegotiatedAgreementsSalarySchedules.aspx. Salary placement varies according to experience and education. No phone calls please.

    Application and Selection Procedure:
    Apply on-line at http://bvsd.org (in-district transfers, be sure to include your BVSD employee number).

    Regular teachers requesting transfers to less than their current assignment would assume the contracted FTE of the accepted position.

    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 - http://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/addresses.html




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