The Rosalyn Yalow Charter School opened September 1, 2015 with 212 students in grades K and 1, and will reach 536 students as a K-5 school in FY 2019-20, our 5th year. Some of our school's key design elements include: qualified staff focused on at-risk students; a robust response-to-intervention team, consisting of special education and ESL teachers overseen by a director of assessment; a quality curriculum, consisting of Core Knowledge Language Arts, Singapore Math, and inquiry-based science; high-quality collaborators, including the Bronx Arts Ensemble for art, dance, and music, chess instructors, and fencing coaches; meticulous data-driven instruction, guided by STEP Literacy assessment and NWEA MAP for math.
The Rosalyn Yalow Charter School has an immediate opening for a Coordinator of Special Education. This position will provide support, guidance and oversight to our special education programs and related service providers. The candidate will also assist the School Principal in areas listed below.
POSITION: COORDINATOR OF SPECIAL EDUCATION
HIGHLY VALUED CHARACTERISTICS:
Support and commitment to the school's mission: belief that all students can learn at a high level, regardless of race, culture, or socioeconomic status.
Ability to work cohesively as part of a team, including families, instructional staff, support staff, and outside groups.
Ability to use feedback from administrators, peers, students, and parents.
A team player willing to do whatever it takes to keep our school running smoothly.
Experience in a non-profit or school environment preferred.
A flexible, roll-up-your-sleeves, all-hands-on-deck approach to getting work done.