Tuition Manager and Attorney

SINAI Schools | Paramus, NJ, United States

Posted Date 11/16/2021
Description

Tuition Manager & Attorney at SINAI Schools

We are an established, growing and widely-respected non-profit organization based in Bergen County, NJ that operates 8 schools for children with special needs in both NJ and NYC.

You will report to the Director of Tuition and Counsel.

This a full time position, occasionally requiring evening and weekend work as necessary. A growing number of our students come to SINAI as unilateral placements under IDEA.

Duties & Responsibilities

  •  Collaborate and work with parents and their special education lawyers and advocates;
  •  Review and approve educational and legal documents;
  •  Respond to document requests, including discovery, hearing, settlement and subpoena requests;
  •  Prepare SINAI staff for testimony at impartial hearings and/or IEP meetings;
  •  Manage and track litigation;
  •  Contract Management and review;
  •  Counsel senior management on legal-related issues;
  •  Counsel and advise Program Directors and educational staff on legal related special education matters;
  •  Review confidential financial applications and participate in financial meetings;
  •  Go home every day feeling like you made the world a better place.

 

Qualifications

  • Demonstrated interest in Special Education Law
  • Excellent organization, writing and communication skills with strong attention to detail
  • Must be a motivated self-starter
  • Highly organized and prioritize work in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work collaboratively with Parents, Parent Attorneys and SINAI educational staff
  • JD Degree, Admission to New York or New Jersey Bar
  • Strong computer skills – proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word; Google Drive including Google Docs, Sheets; ability to learn relevant databases

 

Qualified minorities and/or women are encouraged to apply; EEO.

Please send resume to [email protected]

Duration
Full Time
Categories
Legal
Organization Type
Education & Schools | Yeshiva
Benefits
401(k) or 403(b) plans | dental | leave early for Shabbat | medical | paid vacation | sick leave | vision
Job Location
US

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