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Special Services Director / School Psychologist

SJISD | Friday Harbor WA 98250 USA | Full Time - 12 Month | Revised: 06/14/2017

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About San Juan Island School District

San Juan Island School District enjoys a unique location on the shores of the Salish Sea off the northwest coast of Washington State. San Juan Island is the largest of the many islands in the world famous archipelago of the same name. Seven thousand permanent residents share this fifty-five square mile natural paradise. Connected to the mainland by ferry and airlines, island living combines a cohesive small-town community with comprehensive services and commercial diversity unusual in a rural setting. The district is noted for high levels of parent and community involvement, low staff turnover, and strong voter support for levy and bond measures. SJISD serves over 750 students with an elementary school and a second campus containing a middle school, high school and alternative program. The schools are unique learning communities with growing economic and ethnic diversity. Students are encouraged to reach their highest potential in academics, athletics, and the arts. Every spring our community awards over $275,000 in scholarships to our graduating seniors. This is a place that values and supports schools and the people who serve them.

About the Position

This position serves .5 FTE as the district’s Special Services Administrator, planning, organizing, directing and administering all special services functions of programs such as Special Education, Highly Capable, Section 504, Learning Assistance Program (LAP), Birth to Three, Early Childhood, 18-21 Futures Programs, Title I, Homeless, Mental Health Consortium and Health Services. Additionally, the position serves .5 FTE as School Psychologist to help students succeed academically, socially and emotionally. Candidate collaborates with educators, administrators, families and other mental health professionals to create safe, healthy and supportive learning environments for all students. Candidate will work with teams to assess students for eligibility for special education services and design effective intervention, including specially designed instruction. He/she will interpret data and support systems of intervention in schools. He/she is an expert communicator who will work to strengthen the connection between school and home.

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Location Friday Harbor, WA, United States
Categories Special Education Director
Organization Type Public School
Teaching field Other

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