Bullitt County Public Schools is looking for a Special Education Instructional Coach beginning in the 2019-2020 school year. The instructional coach position is a critical lever in improving student achievement. The purpose of this role is to increase the capacity of teachers of students with disabilities to understand and effectively implement research-based and best practice instructional strategies to increase student learning for ALL students related to the areas of pedagogical planning/preparation, the classroom environment and daily classroom instruction. An instructional coach models continuous improvement, a growth mindset, professional leadership and goes above and beyond for student success. Instructional coaches will promote reflection, provide guidance and structure where needed and focus on strengths, collaboration and common issues of concern. This role is responsible for high-quality instruction in classrooms servicing students with disabilities through modeling, co-planning, co-teaching, coaching cycles, providing professional learning opportunities and providing feedback to teachers. All instructional coaches will work collaboratively with the Department of Special Education and the Student Learning Department to promote and implement district goals and initiatives, as necessary, along with supporting the mission and goals of schools.
Kentucky Special Education Teacher Certification, Rank II/Masters Degree, with a minimum of five years of successful teaching experience in special education
Approval for Teacher Consultant in Program for Exceptional Children
Demonstration of exemplary teaching skills, teacher leadership and high student learning growth using data
Demonstration of excellent written and oral communication skills and the ability to work positively and cooperatively with others
Bullitt County Public Schools