Lee County School District

K-12 Public School District

Lee County School District Bishopville, SC, USA
Mar 01, 2019
Other K-12
GENERAL SUMMARY Under general supervision promotes the conditions whereas students and staff acquire the knowledge, skills, and personal confidence needed for success and provides high-quality comprehensive school psychological services. Reports to the Director of Special Programs. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Provides appropriate and timely mental health crisis intervention services. Conducts comprehensive psycho-educational evaluations for all initial referrals and reevaluations in accordance with federal, state and District guidelines and with best practices. Processes and coordinates the placement of identified students with disabilities who move into Hampton County from other school Districts, agencies, states and students who may require a change of special education services placement. Completes due process forms to document evaluation and placement decisions (reports, placement forms, parent letters, etc.). Serves as consultant to special education programs. These services include:  Training of special education teachers and aides  Individual and group counseling for students  Counseling, consultation and training for parents Provides consultation with administrators, regular classroom teachers, special education teachers, guidance counselors, curriculum coordinators, vocational rehabilitation counselors, etc. concerned about children exhibiting particular learning and/or behavior problems.  Provides consultation on functional behavior assessments and behavior intervention plans for students exhibiting behavior problems. Conducts evaluations and plans accommodation for students suspected of having disabilities as defined in Section 504 of the Vocational Rehabilitation Act. Provides preventive mental health services. These services include: Individual and group counseling for students considered to be high-risk for developing serious emotional problems. Coordination and consultation with guidance department, principals and curriculum coordinators on regularly scheduled basis. Consultation services for administrators and teachers concerned about specific children exhibiting emotional and/or behavioral problems. Counseling, consultation, and referral services for parents of children who are experiencing adjustment problems.  Conducting parent groups.  Participates in IEP meetings. Assists in developing transportation plans and provide consultation to transportation department regarding disabled students.  Assists in monitoring records to ensure compliance with federal and state regulations.  Conducts evaluations of students referred for disciplinary issues and hearings.  Acts as liaison between schools and District office staff.  Coordinates with community agencies and private service providers.  Assists in planning and implementing in-service training for teachers.  Interacts with others in a respectful and cooperative manner at all times.   Willingly performs other related duties as assigned or requested.
Lee County School District Bishopville, SC, USA
Mar 01, 2019
GENERAL SUMMARY Under general direction provides leadership and assumes management responsibility for the direction, coordination, integration, and implementation of technology across the district.  Reports to the Superintendent.   ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Develop and implement a strategic vision for the use of technology in the district in both the academic and infrastructural systems. Maintain knowledge of and communicate current research findings and forecasts related to the effective use of technology in the school’s educational program. Provide current, cutting-edge information to support decision-making on academic and administrative technology matters. Oversee the District’s technology department, guides, supports, mentors, monitors, and evaluates technology team members to ensure that each them serves as a strong leader and creates an environment of shared knowledge and purpose among the technology team. Direct the installation of technology systems and tools (e.g. hardware, software, systems, wiring, specialized applications, and tools) for the purpose of ensuring the safe, timely, and efficient installation of technology equipment and services. Maintain technology equipment and systems (e.g. servers, telephone systems, intercoms, alarms, surveillance cameras, software applications, and network) for the purpose of ensuring that systems are functioning properly and effectively in support of district administrative and educational operations. Manage procurement, inventory, and surplus of technology equipment, systems, and related services for the purpose of ensuring that all technology purchases for goods and/or services are consistent with the district’s technology objectives, and that equipment is properly inventoried or surpluses consistent with local, district, and state regulations. Monitor technology budget and expenditures for the purpose of ensuring that allocations are accurate and expenses are within budget limits and that fiscal practices and district policies are followed. Research outside funding opportunities and grants for the purpose of providing additional funding to enhance technology within the district. Supervise assigned technology staff for the purpose of maximizing the efficiency of the work force and meeting operational requirements.  Support the implementation of operational and educational technology initiatives.  Communicates technology related activities in a timely manner. Respond willingly to emergency situations outside of the standard work schedule. Comply with applicable District, state, local, and federal laws, rules, and regulations. Keep abreast of changes and developments in the profession by attending professional meetings, reading professional journals and other publications, and discussing problems of mutual interest with others in the field. Presents a positive image of the Lee County School District at all times. Interacts with others in a respectful and cooperative manner at all times. Willingly performs all other duties and responsibilities as assigned or required.