All Other Positions - Special School District
Position: All Other Positions
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Administrative Intern
Job Location: Districtwide
Deadline: Jul 22, 2019**
District: Special School District
Town & Country, MO 63131
Telephone: 314-989-8211
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Job Description:
Districts include:  Pattonville/Ritenour, Ferguson/Florissant, Mehlville/Kirkwood, Hazelwood, University City/Clayton/Normandy.  

Summary:
  The Administrative Intern Program was designed to enable talented teachers to explore their motivation and interest in pursuing career development in administration by (1) utilizing talents and enthusiasm of outstanding teachers as they assist in the administration of the school or district programs, (2) providing training and practical experience and (3) development of a cadre of talented learning leaders.  The Administrative Intern Program provides a systemic approach to career progression and succession planning.
 
Job Responsibilities:
The administrative intern will work within the guidelines of the administrative intern job description, including responsibilities unique to the location or setting of the internship.
 
Instruction and Learning:
The scope and sequence of the program will enable talented teachers to develop in the following areas for successful performance in an Administrative role: 
  • Teaching and learning
  • Continuous professional learning
  • Management of the organizational system
  • Collaboration with families and stakeholders
  • Ethics and integrity
  • Knowledge and skills based on best practices

Orientation and Evaluation:
Prior to beginning the internship, the intern and the supervisor will develop a plan to include goal setting in the areas of instructional leadership, management, interpersonal relationship, and professional responsibilities.
                       
Collaboration:
The area coordinator/building principal serves as the primary mentor.  The region/district director serves as the primary supervisor, and evaluator of the administrative intern.
 
Qualifications:
Education and/or Experience:
Master’s degree in Special Education and/or school administration preferred; five years or more of special education teaching experience preferred; satisfactory evaluation from immediate supervisor; demonstrated leadership in current position; knowledge of special education law and processes preferred; possess strong communication and organizational skills. Successful completion of SSD teacher leadership academy preferred, successful use of continuous improvement principles and practices in a classroom or other setting preferred.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations
Missouri Special Education Teaching Certificate required; currently pursuing Administrative Special Education Director Certificate preferred.

(Please see our website for job description and additional information)
 
Interested applicants must apply online:   www.ssdmo.org/careers.html

The District does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, sex, sexual orientation, religious preference, marital status, disability, national origin, or any other reason prohibited by state or federal law.  Employees of the District are required to comply with the provisions of the Title VII of The Civil Rights Act and Title IX of the 1972 Educational Amendments.

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.

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