DRS Yeshiva High School for Boys seeks a Director of our Learning Center to join our exceptional school administration and faculty in fostering a culture of academic exploration and excellence and dedication to spiritual, intellectual, and personal growth of all students.

Our ideal candidate will:

Be responsible for maintaining exceptional communication about students with learning differences among parents, teachers, and the school administration;

Take a proactive role in the identification and remediation of individual student learning issues to promote academic achievement;

Maintain coherence and continuity of accommodations and learning profiles of all students with learning differences;

Manage a caseload of students who require specialized educational support in our learning center in individual or small groups settings;

Manage and grow all department-wide district resource room services and personnel;

Meet on a regular basis with parents and students with both IEP and 504 plans to review current accommodations and academic progress;

Consult on a regular basis with teachers of students with both IEP and 504 plans about how to accommodate and support those students;

Educate and train the entire faculty on how to best differentiate curriculum and support heterogeneous groups of learners;

Maintain excellent electronic records and files on students’ learning profiles, and update and share those records each term with faculty and administration;

Serve as an advocate for all students with any learning differences;

Recommend and manage educational evaluations, when warranted, and in concert with the school district personnel;

Interface with the local school district to oversee annual evaluation and review meeting processes;

Attend professional development workshops on best practices in Special Education;

Requirements:

Have prior experience in high schools, and preferably in the independent school world

Possess an advanced degree in Special Education and/or School Administration;

To learn more about our school community, please visit www.halb.org. We look forward to hearing from you! Please send resumes or inquiries to hbroder@drshalb.org.

Contact Email:hbroder@drshalb.org