Squaw Valley Academy seeks to hire a Director of Academic Support to join our team for the 2019-2020 school year. The goal of the Academic Support Program is to support students through individual and school-wide learning assessments, along with the creation of personalized learning plans. The Director of Academic Support will coordinate with teachers and the Academic Dean to support student learning and growth. The Director will also participate in afternoon and some weekend activities with the school and may have an advisory role with some students. Specific responsibilities include:
Coordinate and analyze student assessment with the Academic Dean
Develop personalized learning plans for students in the Academic Support Program
Support classroom teachers in differentiating instruction
Provide training for teachers in developing student support strategies
Document and maintain student records around assessments and interventions
Support the Academic Dean with curriculum alignment
Coordinate monthly faculty meetings that focus on student support and students of concern
The ideal candidate will hold an advanced degree in Special Education, educational assessment, or a similar relevant field. Boarding school experience is a plus.
About Squaw Valley Academy
Squaw Valley Academy is an international 9-12 boarding school offering a combination of strong learning, supervised study, 100% college preparation, bay area adventures in Northern California.
We enroll students who need the structure of small classes, focused study halls, and daily activities. The individual needs of each student remain an integral part of Squaw Valley Academy.
Our staff and faculty believe self-esteem is enhanced through real accomplishment in the academic, athletic, and social aspects of life at a boarding school.