Job Title: Educational Specialist
Organization/School: Berks Career and Technology Center
Job Type: Full-Time
Job Description: The Berks Career and Technology Center (BCTC) is searching for a full-time Educational Facilitator at our East Campus to start at the beginning of the 2023-2024 school year.
About Us: BCTC is a premier career and technology center that operates as a school of choice, designed for high school students as well as adult students who are seeking to enhance their educational program with a highly relevant career and technical experience that is connected directly to business and industry.
Qualifications: Must hold a PA teaching certificate in Special Education K-12 or qualifications to obtain such certification. Must have experience with teaching students with disabilities and have a working knowledge of PA standards, regulations, and federal legislation as it relates to IDEA. Experience in assisting staff to modify instructional practices to accommodate students’ individual learning needs as described in the IEP under specially designed instruction. Must possess a valid PA driver’s license and a satisfactory driving record.
Position Goal: Serve as BCTC’s primary point of contact with assigned school districts coordinating resources and support the educational process for each student enrolled at BCTC. Will coordinate and facilitate mandated special education laws and procedures and foster collaboration and communication between parents, students, and staff regarding student assessment and programming. Will provide assistance to teachers in the development, monitoring, and adaptation of curriculum and instructional practices to better address the learning needs of students in accordance with their IEP.
Work schedule: Contracted days are congruent with the approved school year calendar. The normal workday is Monday – Friday, 7:30 am to 3:15 pm, 7 ¾ hours. The day includes a 30-minute duty free lunch. 10-months (190 days/year). This includes six (6) evening functions per school year equaling three (3) contractual workdays). Two days per month, there will be up to an additional fifteen (15) minutes added to the workday for faculty meetings. Additional days beyond the contracted year may be required and based on JOC Board approval.
Why Join our team? A full benefits package including year-round Capital Blue Cross family medical and prescription plans (reasonable annual deductible and co-pays). Company paid dental, vision, long-term disability, and life insurance plans. PTO Days as follows: 10 sick days (accumulative); 2 personal days (after six years of employment 1 additional day will be earned); 1 – 3 bereavement days as needed. PSERS retirement contributory pension and tuition reimbursement available from $2,500 to $6,500/year based on certification status and contract conditions being met. Starting salary is based on experience and the negotiated professional union salary matrix with annual increases.
Come join our BCTC family, where you will enjoy an incredible career, attractive benefits, flexibility, and many personal and professional growth opportunities! To apply, complete the on-line employment application process under the Human Resources link that is available @ www.berkscareer.com. Refer to job ID# 392.
Application Deadline: on or before Thursday, May 25, 2023 or until the position is filled. E.O.E.
Start Date: 2023-2024 school year
Application Deadline: 05/25/2023
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