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School Principal - Behavioral Health

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Durham, CT

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Job Schedule: Full Time
Standard Hours: 40
Job Shift: Shift 1
Shift Details: 7:00a-3:00p or 7:30a-3:30p


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Job Summary:
• Supervises the school program.

• Coordinates the development and implementation of curriculum, assessment

  and instructional materials.
• Recommends staffing patterns and physical plant requirements necessary to

  meet students needs and regulatory requirements.
• Assesses the performance of staff and provides mentoring and training.

  Coordinates the orientation of all staff, student teachers, interns and/or

• Ensures implementation of education plans for all students.
• Ensures implementation of admission policies and practices for all new

• Ensures compliance with all Department of Education standards and

• Assists in the establishment of work methods, performance standards and

  paperwork and reporting forms and procedures that represent best practice

  and meet professional and regulatory standards.
• Coordinates the orientation of all newly hired personnel, interns and volunteers

  and maintains positive working relationships with school districts, other

  providers and agencies.
• Coordinates scheduling and implementation of parent conferences, team

  planning and placement meetings as required and ensuring timely distribution

  of associated reports.
• Recommends appropriate staffing patterns and physical plant needs

  necessary to meet the needs of the individuals served and to comply with

  applicable regulatory and accreditation requirements.
• Other Duties as assigned


Licensure / Certification / Registration:

• Required Credential(s):
• Certified Educator specializing in Special Education credentialed from the

  Connecticut Department of Education obtained prior to hire date or job transfer

• Certified Educator specializing in Administration and Supervision credentialed

  from the Connecticut Department of Education obtained prior to hire date or

  job transfer date.

• Masters degree required. Preferably in Special Education.

Work Experience:
• 3 years supervisory experience preferred.
• 5 years teaching experience preferred.

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With locations around the state, Hartford HealthCare offers exciting opportunities for career development and growth.  Here, you are part of an organization on the cutting edge – helping to bring new technologies, breakthrough treatments and community education to countless men, women and children.  We know that a thriving organization starts with thriving employees-- we provide a competitive benefits program designed to ensure work/life balance.  Every moment matters.  And this is your moment.

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