Assistant Superintendent for Pupil Personnel Services, Pelham Public Schools
Hazard, Young, Attea & Associates
October 1, 2018
Pelham, New York
Full Time - Experienced
Pelham serves approximately 2,900 students in four neighborhood elementary schools, one middle school and one high school, and is located in the southernmost tip of Westchester County, NY, just north of New York City. In a learning environment that fosters mutual and self-respect and in collaboration with a supportive community, the District has set high expectations for all administrators and students, faculty and staff and seeks to provide the resources for all constituencies to reach their full potential.
Candidates should possess the following qualifications:
Experience leading special education, pupil personnel, and guidance counseling areas
Keen understanding of federal laws, NYS regulations, grant writing, and counseling
Exceptional knowledge of instructional practices for delivering highly effective special education and academic intervention services
Demonstrates ability to lead programs and services for all students with disabilities to improve academic and post-secondary outcomes
Ability to foster collaborative relationships with all stakeholders
Practical knowledge of the implementation and compliance of IDEA and Section 504
Ability to identify areas of programmatic need, collaboratively solve problems, and develop improvement plans
Responsible for the evaluation system for special education, counselors, clinicians, and related services personnel
Outstanding communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills
Exemplary experience as a child-centered educational leader, respectful of social/emotional learning and wellness
Appropriate NYS SDA/SDL certification
Bilingual/Minority candidates are encouraged to apply. Highly competitive salary and benefits. Screening will be ongoing
For additional information and/or to apply, go to www.hyasearch.com
All applications must be submitted by October 30, 2018.
About Hazard, Young, Attea & Associates
Hazard, Young, Attea and Associates (HYA) is a preeminent education consulting firm with over 30 years of executive search and education consulting experience. Since 1987, HYA has provided consulting services for education leaders to employ school executives, address issues related to student performance, and support aspects of school district operations.
HYA has successfully matched thousands of school systems with exceptionally talented leaders, and has served school systems across the nation, large and small, urban and rural. HYA Associates are located all across the country to conveniently serve clients with a local focus, but with national reach.
With a proven track record, deep roots in executive search and leadership development, sector knowledge to drive strategic planning and a national lens, HYA partners with schools and their leaders to improve education.