This is a part-time position with no state benefits. The Virginia Department of Education's (VDOE), Office of Special Education Program Improvement, is seeking an experienced professional to carry out Federal Special Education monitoring responsibilities. Duties include: providing support activities that advance student learning and academic achievement of children with disabilities; increasing the Department's capacity to provide leadership and assistance to school divisions in providing special education programs and services; and providing highly complex managerial, technical, and analytical services to facilitate effective monitoring activities to ensure compliance with federal and state special education requirements and improved outcomes for children with disabilities.
Considerable knowledge of federal and state regulations concerning students with disabilities; administration and supervision of special education programs/state and local government policies, procedures, and organizational structures; and curriculum and effective instructional practices. Skills in technical writing, coordinating, leading teams, analyzing and interpreting data, and presenting technical and complex information to various audiences.
Demonstrate the ability and analyze complex problems related to special education and related services. Demonstrate the ability to identify deficiencies in program operation and strategies to make corrections and effect positive change. Demonstrate the ability to manage multiple assignments with critical deadlines; and work collaboratively in a team environment.
Graduation from an accredited college or university with a degree in a related field or an equivalent combination of education and experience. An advanced degree in special education, school administration, or related field preferred.
Successful candidate must pass a criminal background check.
State Of Virginia