08/02/2019

Individualized Education Coordinator

  • Collingwood School
  • START DATE: 19/08/2019
  • West Vancouver, BC, Canada
  • CONTRACT TYPE: Full-Time (Permanent)
  • North America
Teaching / Faculty Jobs K-12 School

Job Overview

Collingwood School is a coeducational day school located on two campuses in West Vancouver, BC. Our purpose is to teach, model, inspire and encourage our students, ultimately preparing them to become successful global citizens. With an innovative, evolving approach to teaching, the totality of our curriculum provides students with a wealth of diverse, meaningful and transformative educational experiences.

At Collingwood, we are uncommon, unbounded and unassuming. We seek teachers who think differently, who are willing to learn and who are experts in academics, arts, athletics or service.

We are seeking a Full Time Individualized Education Coordinator for our Morven campus (Grades 8-12). The successful candidate will be an experienced, flexible, collaborative, and inspirational educator who is looking to become a part of a vibrant teaching and learning community. The position will start in August 2019.

Responsibilities

The IEP Coordinator is the primary advocate for all students with psychoeducational assessments or Individual Educational Plans. This highly motivated individual will be the front line representative for all mainstream students who have Individualized Education Plans at the Morven campus; this includes creating IEPs, facilitating parent and student meetings and monitoring student progress. The successful candidate will also teach one class.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Education in secondary education with teaching experience at the secondary level
  • Master’s Degree or Diploma in Special Education or experience working in Special Education programs an asset
  • The ability to read and interpret psychoeducational assessments and to create an Individualized Education Plan and monitor student progress
  • Experience in differentiating instruction and assessment, as well as teaching learning strategies to support executive functioning and academic skills
  • Excellent management, organizational, interpersonal and relationship skills
  • Experience with applying for and facilitating accommodations from the College Board for the SAT, the PSAT and AP exams as the S.S.D coordinator
  • Experience with applying for and facilitating accommodations for the A.C.T for students on I.E.P’s
  • Experience with coordinating and overseeing an AP program
  • Certified (or in the process of becoming certified) by the British Columbia Ministry of Education Teacher Regulation Branch

Our “Must Haves”

  • Proven work ethic with utmost integrity
  • Desire to excel and succeed
  • Self-awareness, with a desire for constant self improvement (goal –oriented)
  • Self motivated, energetic and fun

We offer a competitive salary, a generous benefits package, including a RRSP matching program, along with one of the most beautiful locations in Canada to work!

If this role sounds like a good fit, we would love to hear from you! Please submit a cover letter detailing your suitability for the position along with your resume, including three employment references, by February 22, 2019.

 

We sincerely thank all applicants for your interest however, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Please visit our website for more information about our school.


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