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Assistant Manager of Special Populations

Company name
Connections Education LLC

Location
Houston, TX, United States

Employment Type
Full-Time

Industry
Disability, Education

Posted on
Mar 24, 2020

Valid Through
Jul 07, 2020

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\u003cp style=\u0022text-align: start; color: #515151; background-color: #ffffff;\u0022\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eCompany Summary\u003c/strong\u003e\u003c/p\u003e
\u003cp style=\u0022text-align: start; color: #515151; background-color: #ffffff;\u0022\u003eTexas Connections Academy @ Houston (TCAH) is a Texas Online School that offers 100% virtual instruction to public school students across Texas in grades 3-12 who are not physically present on a campus during instruction. The TxVSN OLS program is authorized by Texas Education Code (TEC) Chapter 30A and administered through TEA. For the 2019-2020 school year, TCAH has a 8,000 student enrollment cap. Connections Education, LLC is in partnership with Houston ISD to provide this high quality and rigorous virtual instruction through TCAH.\u003c/p\u003e
\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003ePosition Summary:\u003c/strong\u003e\u003c/p\u003e
\u003cp\u003e\u003cem\u003eExpected start: June 2020\u003c/em\u003e\u003c/p\u003e
\u003cp\u003eWorking from their home office and partly from our office in Houston, Texas, the Assistant Manager of Special Populations will assist in managing instructional programs for students with special needs and ensuring compliance for all programs. Through use of the telephone, Internet and various curriculum tools, the Assistant Manager will consult regularly with CA Staff, HISD Staff, TCAH staff, learning coaches and students to ensure that each child successfully completes his/her instructional program. The Assistant Manager will participate in some steps of the ARD/IEP, 504, Dyslexia, EL and GT processes. The Assistant Manager will work closely with other teachers and district professionals to ensure that the school\u0026rsquo;s special population programs are successful and operating in compliance with federal, state regulations and district requirements. The Assistant Manager will utilize technology to deliver virtual trainings.\u003c/p\u003e
\u003cp\u003eThe Assistant Manager of Special Populations will ensure that the school is providing appropriate programs in the least restrictive environment for all students with special needs. This includes being a resource to the Student Support Teams, assisting with supervision of the pre-referral and 504/IEP/EL processes,\u0026nbsp; maintaining student data, communication with parents, and ensuring that the school operates in compliance with all law and procedures at all times.\u003c/p\u003e
\u003cp\u003eThe Assistant Manager of Special Populations will be responsible for the successful completion of the following tasks:\u003c/p\u003e
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\u003cli\u003eAssist in the management of the implementation of the school\u0026rsquo;s 504, IDEA, EL, Dyslexia and GT procedures, including procedures for child find, IEP/504/LPAC development, placement, evaluation and re-evaluation of students with disabilities;\u003c/li\u003e
\u003cli\u003eSupport the mission and operations of the school to help students successfully complete their instructional and career pathway programs;\u003c/li\u003e
\u003cli\u003eCollaborate with the corporate staff, campus staff and members of the Houston Independent School District personnel;\u003c/li\u003e
\u003cli\u003eAssist in maintaining documentation within the all 504/IEP/EL/Dyslexia/GT programs and the Student Information System, and the Education Management System that captures and organizes special populations timelines and data;\u003c/li\u003e
\u003cli\u003eAssist in the management of the enrollment process for students with 504, IEPs or EL from inquiry to enrollment and 504/IEP/LPAC/Dyslexia/GT team action;\u003c/li\u003e
\u003cli\u003eAssist in the supervision of the coordination of the set-up and delivery of IEP/EL/Dyslexia mandated services to students;\u003c/li\u003e
\u003cli\u003eCommunicate and consult with all teachers, administrators and Learning Coaches regarding the instructional program for students with disabilities or other special needs;\u003c/li\u003e
\u003cli\u003eWhen needed, attend 504/IEP/EL/Dyslexia/GT meetings as District Rep;\u003c/li\u003e
\u003cli\u003eRoutinely review 504/IEP/EL/Dyslexia/GT documents for compliance alignment;\u003c/li\u003e
\u003cli\u003eManage a small caseload of students, as needed;\u003c/li\u003e
\u003cli\u003eAssist in the development, tracking, dissemination and proper implementation of 504/IEP/EL/Dyslexia plan mandated accommodations for students with special needs during state testing events;\u003c/li\u003e
\u003cli\u003eCommunicate directly with parents, as needed, to answer questions;\u003c/li\u003e
\u003cli\u003eDevelop a working knowledge of Connections Academy\u0026rsquo;s curricular options, and how they can be adapted and implemented to meet specific student needs; introduce new ways of supporting special needs students in a virtual environment;\u003c/li\u003e
\u003cli\u003eProvide supervision to the TCAH staff as needed;\u0026nbsp;\u003c/li\u003e
\u003cli\u003eAssist in the planning, implement, and evaluate staff in-service and/or training activities; and\u003c/li\u003e
\u003cli\u003eOther duties as assigned.\u003c/li\u003e
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\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eRequirements\u003c/strong\u003e\u003c/p\u003e
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\u003cli\u003eReside within commuting distance of TCAH Houston office\u003c/li\u003e
\u003cli\u003eEvidence of special education team leadership\u003c/li\u003e
\u003cli\u003eCurrent and valid Texas Special Education Certification (preferred)\u003c/li\u003e
\u003cli\u003eMaster\u0026rsquo;s Degree in Special Education (preferred)\u003c/li\u003e
\u003cli\u003eTexas Administrative Certification (preferred)\u003c/li\u003e
\u003cli\u003eA minimum of 3 to 5 years full time successful special population teaching experience (preferred)\u003c/li\u003e
\u003cli\u003eKnowledge of special education, 504, EL, Dyslexia, GT law, and compliance\u003c/li\u003e
\u003cli\u003eExcellent communication skills, both oral and written\u003c/li\u003e
\u003cli\u003eCustomer-focused approach\u003c/li\u003e
\u003cli\u003eHigh degree of flexibility\u003c/li\u003e
\u003cli\u003eDemonstrated ability to work well in fast-paced environment\u003c/li\u003e
\u003cli\u003eTechnologically proficient (especially with Google and Microsoft Office products)\u003c/li\u003e
\u003cli\u003eSome travel required\u0026nbsp;\u003c/li\u003e
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Company info

Connections Education LLC
Website : http://www.connectionsacademy.com

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