Widely regarded as a leader in special education, SINAI operates 8 schools for individuals ages 6-21, with a wide range of learning and developmental disabilities as well as other special needs. We focus on maximizing each student’s academic, emotional, and social potential, while developing a strong knowledge and love of his or her traditional Jewish heritage. We teach our students skills that promote success in mainstream academic, social and vocational settings, and empower them to become productive and confident members of the community. Each of SINAI’s schools is integrated within a regular education partner Jewish Elementary or High School, creating an inclusion experience that is personalized for every single child.
SINAI Schools is seeking a highly motivated Special Education Assistant Director for the 2021-2022 year to supervise the teaching of children with special needs, ranging from ages 6-14 for its campus at YCQ in Queens, NY. The ideal candidate will have a Masters in Special Education and bring a wealth of knowledge and experience managing programs which cater to children.
Assess, develop curricula for multiple classes and age-groups (from ages 6-14) for students with special needs
Supervise and provide constructive feedback to teachers
Conduct behavioral planning and incident management
Facilitate collaboration among team in order to maximize each student’s potential
Lead professional development and growth opportunities for teachers
Communicate regularly with parents
Facilitate process of written student evaluations
Masters in Special Education
3-5 years teaching experience and/or supervisory experience within an educational setting (special education preferred)
SINAI Schools strictly adheres to all guidance from CDC and local Rabbinic authorities pertaining to COVID-19.
Qualified minorities and/or women are encouraged to apply; EEO.