Chief of Special Education and Related S
Springfield Public Schools

Job Order #: 16828040

Springfield, MA 01103-1410

Full Time

40 hours per week

POSTED 5/17/2022

EXPIRES 8/15/2022

Job Description

Springfield Public Schools MA
Chief of Special Education and Related Services (323097252)

BRIEF JOB DESCRIPTION: The Chief of Special Education and Related Services assists with the
implementation of the Springfield Public Schools? (SPS) Strategic Plan, serves as overseer of the
Special Education and Related Services Department and District Attendance, and acts as an
instructional leader for the district. The Chief of Special Education and Related Services provides
the instructional and programmatic leadership that creates, implements, maintains, and
enhances excellence, scholarship, achievement, and equity for all students. As a collaborative
member of the SPS leadership team, the Chief of Special Education and Related Services
ensures that all students have access to critical support and specialized services yielding to the
highest possible levels of student achievement in all areas.

PRIMARY FUNCTIONS OF THE JOB:
The Chief of Special Education and Related Services is a collaborative and motivated individual
who:

> Provides leadership to ensure understanding and promotion of the educational goals of the
district and the Springfield Public Schools? Strategic Plan;
> Supervises the implementation and compliance of all aspects of 603 C.M.R. 28.00;
> Supervises the implementation and compliance of all aspects of the Individuals with Disabilities
Education Act;
> Supervises the implementation and compliance of all aspects of the Americans with Disabilities
Act Section 504;
Supervises compliance with Office of Civil Rights; the Department of Elementary and
Secondary Education, and other related agencies;

PRIMARY FUNCTIONS OF THE JOB:
The Chief of Special Education and Related Services is a collaborative and motivated individual
who:
> Provides leadership to ensure understanding and promotion of the educational goals of the
district and the Springfield Public Schools? Strategic Plan;
> Supervises the implementation and compliance of all aspects of 603 C.M.R. 28.00;
> Supervises the implementation and compliance of all aspects of the Individuals with Disabilities
Education Act;
> Supervises the implementation and compliance of all aspects of the Americans with Disabilities
Act Section 504;
Supervises compliance with Office of Civil Rights; the Department of Elementary and
Secondary Education, and other related agencies;

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Work Schedule ? 260 days per year
Salary commensurate with experience and qualifications: $110,000 to $140,000
This is an exempt position
Citizenship, residency OR WORK VISA IN United States required

Reach out to Valerie Williams, the Senior Administrator of Talent and Diversity Development at
williamsv@springfieldpublicschools.com She will be happy to answer any questions that you
have.

How To Apply

Reach out to Valerie Williams, the Senior Administrator of Talent and Diversity Development at williamsv@springfieldpublicschools.com She will be happy to answer any questions that you have.

Address

1550 Main Street
Springfield, MA 01103-1410

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1550 Main Street P.O. Box 1410
Springfield, MA 01103-1410

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