Entry Level - Sprint Special Education Associate

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Success Academy Charter Schools

Entry Level - Sprint Special Education Associate

New York, NY
Full Time
  • Responsibilities

    We're redefining what's possible in public education.

    We set out to tackle this education crisis with a groundbreaking school design that delivers a rigorous, whole-child education to students from all backgrounds. Today, as the fastest growing, highest-performing charter school network in New York, our network of 47 K-12 schools outperforms every district in the state, proving irrefutably that all children are capable of excellence.

    Working hand in hand, and reporting directly to the Sprint - Special Education Specialist, our Associates assist our Specialists in oversight and management of the entire special education process to ensure scholars are being assessed and receiving the services necessary to promote rapid student achievement. This role requires capacity to develop a holistic understanding of our school model to diagnose data trends, support in the creation of educational plans, and help scholars and families get special education services to ultimately drive change in educational practice.

    The Sprint - Special Education Associate is part of the Sprint team, and works with the Sprint - Special Education Specialist who owns decision-making around scholars who need special education services and has a responsibility for pushing those cases through the educational bureaucracy. Sprint Associates gather, assess and analyze scholar data and analytics at their school regularly to support in identifying the need for academic intervention, and/or specialized services from the CSE. They partner with their manager to help support and guide strategic decisions about changes that they need to make in order to radically improve student outcomes.

    In this role you will: - Gather, assess, and analyze scholar data and analytics regularly to support in identifying the need for academic intervention, and/or specialized services from the CSE - Partner with your manager to help support and guide strategic decisions about changes that are needed in order to radically improve student outcomes - Waste no time in supporting students in the classroom - Develop meaningful relationships with students and parents that drive students’ success - Join a highly motivated team committed to education reform, parent choice, and the building of exemplary schools

  • Qualifications

    We’d be excited to hear from you if:

    • You have a Bachelor's degree
    • You have 0- 2 years of experience
    • You have an outstanding record of academic achievement and leadership
    • You exude integrity, self-awareness, grit and perseverance
    • You take and implement feedback quickly while possessing a sense of humor
    • You are hard-working, fast-learning, and exceptional
    • You have a deep-seeded belief children are capable of reaching the highest bars we set for them and are excited to join the ed reform movement
    • You welcome the disruption of the status quo
    • You are interested in working in a collaborative environment

    We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We actively seek applications from people of all backgrounds to strengthen our community and the perspectives needed to flourish in a multicultural world. Success Academy offers a full benefits program and opportunities for professional growth.

  • Benefits
    Success Academy Charter Schools provides a generous and comprehensive benefits package to suit the needs of our employees. Health & Wellness - A choice of medical, dental and vision plans to fit the needs of you and your family - Onsite flu shots and screenings - Team-building walks and runs, including a NYC Marathon team - Free, team-based private fitness classes offered by gyms near our Network office and by instructors at Success Academy schools Financial Security - A 403(b) Retirement Plan with the option of pre-tax contributions, Roth contributions, and employer-matching contributions - Employee perks and discounts - Pre-tax Commuter Benefit Plan - Cell phone reimbursement - A fully stocked pantry at our Network office and schools And so much more!
  • Industry
  • Fun Fact
    In June 2018, we graduated our first class of seniors and ALL of them are headed to college!
  • About Us
    Our dual mission is to: Build exceptional, world-class public schools that prove children from all backgrounds can succeed in college and life; serve as a catalyst and national model for school reform, and help change public policies that prevent children from having access to opportunity.