Posted: Sunday, March 12, 2017 1:19 AM
Classical Charter Schools are high-performing public charter schools in the South Bronx. We maintain an uncompromising but purposeful structure that liberates teachers and scholars from distraction, transforming the classroom into an environment sharply focused on learning. Despite serving students typically deemed at-risk, we consistently outperform over 90% of New York schools and won the National Blue Ribbon Award for Exemplary High Performance in 2014. Founded in 2006, South Bronx Classical I serves Kindergarten to eighth grade. South Bronx Classical II and III opened in 2013 and 2015 and will grow one grade each year through eighth grade. We seek mission-driven professionals as we broaden our impact across the city.Position Summary All our staff members share the undying belief that maximizing student achievement is their primary goal. Our Speech and Language Therapists have a razor-sharp focus on the school s mission and the drive to meet their key responsibility: Leading scholars to gap-closing academic gains. Scholars must achieve mastery and advanced mastery of grade-level Common Core State Standards to succeed to and through college To meet this challenging, mission-critical goal, the Speech and Language Therapist will: Provide small group, individual, and push-in services that are tightly aligned to IEP goals and the general education curriculum in the areas of language, articulation, and fluency Assist in the development of standards-driven IEPs, maintain organized case files on each scholar with an IEP, ensure all services are in compliance with mandates, attend IEP meetings, and collect multiple sources of data on scholar progress to goals and standards Provide teachers and staff with strategies and interventions for struggling scholars Receive regular and ongoing feedback and support from administration and instructional leaders Serve on the school-based Scholar Support Team and work within a Response to Intervention model (attend weekly meetings, respond to incoming teacher referrals, monitor designated plans, implement short-term interventions, and help determine scholars who are in need of an evaluation) Collaborate with the school s leadership team and other committees to support all scholars in achieving high standards Qualifications Must have NY State Certification A demonstrated track record of elevating student achievement in an urban setting A strong knowledge of evidence-based practices, special education, and data collection Demonstrated application of SBCCS core values: Accountability, Innovation, Professionalism, Rigor, Tenacity, Transparency, and Urgency CompensationWe offer a competitive compensation package including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance, plus 401(k) matching. To ApplyPlease apply through our website: All applicants must submit a cover resume and respond to a few short answer questions.
• Location: Bronx
• Post ID: 95522458 newyork