Director of Student Support (7-12)

Job Description

Atlanta Jewish Academy is a Modern Orthodox, Zionist, co-educational, preschool-12th grade independent Jewish Day School. AJA is seeking an Upper School 7th-12th Learning Specialist for the 2017-2018 school year.

The role of the Director of Student Support is to support students with different learning styles by supporting teachers in their efforts to advance students with different learning needs within the classroom; managing and monitoring student assessments and progress; creating a personalized support plan; collaborating with the College Counselor for documentation and placement need; and creating a plan for as well as  implementing accommodations and remediation as needed. The learning specialist will also be responsible for managing AJA’s RTI process and communicating with parents about their child’s needs, plans for remediation, and academic progress.

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