Are you passionate about coordinating needed services for students with different learning needs? Do you enjoy helping students achieve their academic goals and overcoming barriers? If so then Carlos Rosario International Public Charter School (CRIPCS) has the perfect opportunity for you!
Carlos Rosario International Public Charter School (CRIPCS) is an adult charter school that delivers high-quality education, career training, and supportive services that enable adult immigrants to realize their dreams while strengthening our community and economy. When you join the team at CRIPCS you become part of a unique, performance-driven organization where students are the center of our work and excellence permeates.
Student Academic Resource Team (SART) Specialist
We are in search of an Academic Resource professional to serve as the Student Academic Resource Team (SART) Specialist. Under the supervision of the Vice Principal, the SART Specialist will ensure the provision of needed services for students with different learning needs be they physical, social, or emotional. The Specialist will assist in the coordination and delivery of training for faculty regarding students with different needs. In addition, the incumbent is responsible for the oversight of the Student Academic Resource Team (SART) program which will provide individualized programs to meet the needs of all students with different needs and develop partnerships with key organizations that will build the schools capacity to meet our students’ needs. The incumbent ensures compliance with established school policies, procedures, and/or regulations.
Facilitates professional development training for faculty regarding the implementation of student support plans, meeting student diverse needs in the classroom, etc.
Provides oversight and coaching to faculty on strategies and techniques that support the needs of their students in one-on-one and small group sessions
Responsible for effectively monitoring, evaluating and coordinating supports for all students under academic review
Coordinates the SART response once a student is referred for assistance
Provides input on the differentiation and implementation of the curriculum to individualized instruction for all students
Serves as the point of contact for the Special Education Co-op and is instrumental in evaluating the appropriate supports needed for our learners and contracting professional development opportunities for our faculty
Follows up with students to ensure that referral services are received
Qualifications & Requirements:
Bachelor’s Degree in a related field (Master’s Degree in Special Education preferred) and a minimum of five-seven years of experience working with students with disabilities and diverse needs, at least one-year experience working with English Language Learners or the appropriate combination of education and experience
Experience working in Adult Education preferred
Experience in or strong knowledge of cultural differences that impact learning in a multi-cultural environment
Demonstrated experience in program management
Prior experience delivering professional development and coaching teachers
Proficiency using Microsoft Office Suite and other internet-based applications
Excellent professional and effective oral and written communications skills in English
Bilingual (Spanish/English) a plus
A deep commitment to CRIPCS's core values and ability to model those values in relationships with colleagues and partners
Schedule Requirements: Must be available to work two evenings a week during the academic school year
About Carlos Rosario International Public Charter School
Carlos Rosario School is a nationally recognized leader in the field of adult education and workforce development with a mission to serve the adult immigrant community of Washington, D.C. We have maintained the independent spirit and entrepreneurial and family style that got us where we are today. Whether you are looking for your first job or taking the next step in a successful career path, there is a spot for you here.