Juneau School District

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Posted Positions (Contact information can be found at the bottom of the page)

Special Education

Position 1:

Special Education Teacher DEC-C

Listing/Application Link:

Location

Type:

Alaska

Full-Time

Position Description:

TEACHING POSITION: Requires Alaska teaching certificate with appropriate endorsement(s) (for information visit: http://www.eed.state.ak.us/TeacherCertification).

Make a difference for the children in our community!

POSITION SUMMARY: The successful individual will manage a student caseload on a special education team and will demonstrate the ability to contribute to a dynamic and innovative team working effectively to enhance the educational program within the school and the district. This person will be aware of, and able to use, multiple forms of assessment.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:
Bachelor's or Master's Degree in education.
Valid Alaska teaching certificate with a special education endorsement.
Recent experience managing large caseloads with a variety of exceptionalities.
Must be flexible and able to work with colleagues in multiple settings.
Knowledge of current research.
Knowledge of many teaching strategies for diverse students.
Must demonstrate an appreciation for parental concern regarding students and be available to parents.
Behavior management skills.
Excellent interpersonal skills that promote positive relationships with students, parents, and colleagues.
PREFERRED REQUIREMENTS:
Recent experience teaching special education.
Understanding of IDEA requirements.

COMPENSATION: Salary is dependent on experience and education. The Juneau School District offers a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package including medical, dental, vision as well as membership in the Teachers Retirement System (TRS) plan.

HOW TO APPLY:
Please visit our website at www.juneauschools.org to complete an online application.

Teaching Licenses:

Career and Technical Education:

Special Education:

Administrative and Other Roles:

Position 2:

Special Education Teacher - DEC

Listing/Application Link:

Location

Type:

Alaska

Full-Time

Position Description:

TEACHING POSITION: Requires Alaska teaching certificate with appropriate endorsement(s) (for information visit: http://www.eed.state.ak.us/TeacherCertification).

Make a difference for the children in our community!

POSITION SUMMARY: The successful individual will manage a student caseload on a special education team and will demonstrate the ability to contribute to a dynamic and innovative team working effectively to enhance the educational program within the school and the district. This person will be aware of, and able to use, multiple forms of assessment.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:
Bachelor's or Master's Degree in education.
Valid Alaska teaching certificate with a special education endorsement.
Recent experience managing large caseloads with a variety of exceptionalities.
Must be flexible and able to work with colleagues in multiple settings.
Knowledge of current research in Special Education.
Knowledge of many teaching strategies for diverse students.
Must demonstrate an appreciation for parental concern regarding students and be available to parents.
Behavior management skills.
Excellent interpersonal skills that promote positive relationships with students, parents and colleagues.

PREFERRED REQUIREMENTS:
Recent experience teaching special education.
Understanding of IDEA requirements.

COMPENSATION: Salary is dependent on experience and education. The Juneau School District offers a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package including medical, dental, vision as well as membership in the Teachers Retirement System (TRS) plan.

HOW TO APPLY:
Please visit our website at www.juneauschools.org/hr to complete an online application.

Teaching Licenses:

Career and Technical Education:

Special Education:

Administrative and Other Roles:

Position 3:

School Psychologist

Listing/Application Link:

Location

Type:

Alaska

Full-Time

Position Description:

SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGIST POSITION: Requires Alaska Type C certificate with appropriate endorsement (s) (for information visit: http://www.eed.state.ak.us/TeacherCertification).

POSITION SUMMARY: Provides comprehensive services to students, which includes applying a wide range of assessment methods, evaluation procedures, and intervention strategies. Completes diagnostic assessments and interprets results of assessments to parents and staff for the purpose of determining eligibility for services. Collaborates with a team in developing educational interventions and other programs to meet student needs. Collaborates with outside agencies to enhance services for students. Provides written reports and documents; promotes family and community involvement.
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:
Bachelor's or Master's degree from an accredited institution.
Valid Alaska Type C Special Services certification with a school psychologist endorsement

PREFERRED SKILLS:
Experienced RTI (Response to Intervention) and using data to determine student growth.
Providing direct psychological services to students with emotional disabilities.
Excellent collaboration skills with general education and special education teachers.
Experience/training with Positive Behavior Intervention Support and writing effective Behavior Intervention Plans.
Experience with preschool assessment/intervention.
Experience with English Language Learners.

COMPENSATION: Salary is dependent on experience and education. The Juneau School District offers a competitive salary, an excellent benefits package including medical, dental, vision, and eligibility for membership in the Teachers Retirement System (TRS) plan.

HOW TO APPLY:
Please visit our website at www.juneauschools.org to complete an online application.

Teaching Licenses:

Career and Technical Education:

Special Education:

Administrative and Other Roles:

School Psychologist

Position 4:

Speech and Language Pathologist

Listing/Application Link:

Location

Type:

Alaska

Full-Time

Position Description:

CERTIFIED/SPEECH & LANGUAGE PATHOLOGIST POSITION: Requires valid Alaska Type C special services certificate with appropriate endorsement(s) - for information visit: http://www.eed.state.ak.us/TeacherCertification.

POSITION SUMMARY: Seeking candidates with experience and/or knowledge of integrated therapy services, augmentative communication, and trans-disciplinary team approaches. This position is responsible for the identification of needs and delivery of integrated therapy services to students who require speech therapy intervention in accordance with all school district, state, and federal requirements (as applicable). The Speech & Language Pathologist (SLP) collaborates with staff to promote the highest practicable physical, mental, and psycho-social well-being for the students using trans-disciplinary team approaches.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:
Master's degree or higher degree with a major emphasis in speech-language pathology, audiology, or speech-language and hearing science; OR possess certification of clinical competence from the American Speech Language-Hearing Association.
Valid Alaska Type C special services certificate with a speech endorsement, or able to secure Alaska Type C certificate upon hire.
Customer service abilities including effective listening skills.
Critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a school environment.
Exhibits sufficient verbal and written communication skills to perform the tasks required as part of the facility team.

PREFERRED SKILLS:
Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) desired.
School-based experience desired.
Experience working with children having a broad spectrum of disabilities.
Experience in providing support to regular education teachers in accommodating special needs of students in an inclusive environment is desired.

COMPENSATION: Salary is dependent on experience and education. The Juneau School District offers a competitive salary, an excellent benefit package including medical, dental, vision, and eligibility for membership in the Teachers Retirement System (TRS) plan.

TO APPLY:
Please visit our website at www.juneauschools.org to complete an electronic application.

Teaching Licenses:

Career and Technical Education:

Special Education:

Administrative and Other Roles:

Speech-Language Pathologist

Position 5:

Special Education Teacher - Resource

Listing/Application Link:

Location

Type:

Alaska

Full-Time

Position Description:

TEACHING POSITION: Requires Alaska teaching certificate with appropriate endorsement(s) (for information visit: http://www.eed.state.ak.us/TeacherCertification).

POSITION SUMMARY: The successful individual will manage a student caseload on a special education team and will demonstrate the ability to contribute to a dynamic and innovative team working effectively to enhance the educational program within the school and the district. This person will be aware of, and able to use, multiple forms of assessment.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:
Bachelor's or Master's Degree in education.
Valid Alaska teaching certificate with a special education endorsement.
Recent experience managing large caseloads with a variety of exceptionalities.
Must be flexible and able to work with colleagues in multiple settings.
Knowledge of current research in special education.
Knowledge of many teaching strategies for diverse students.
Must demonstrate an appreciation for parental concern regarding students and be available to parents.
Behavior management skills.
Excellent interpersonal skills that promote positive relationships with students, parents and colleagues.

PREFERRED:
Recent experience teaching special education.
Understanding of IDEA requirements.

COMPENSATION: Salary is dependent on experience and education. The Juneau School District offers a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package including medical, dental, vision as well as membership in the Teachers Retirement System (TRS) plan.

HOW TO APPLY:
Please visit our website at www.juneauschools.org/hr to complete an online application.

Teaching Licenses:

Career and Technical Education:

Special Education:

Special Education: Academic and Behavioral Strategist (mild to moderate only)| Special Education: Learning Disabilities

Administrative and Other Roles:

Contact Information

Cherish

Hansen

HR Manager

(907)209-0326

Juneau School District

10014 Crazy Horse Drive

Juneau

Alaska

99801

United States