JobID: 1586
Openings as of 7/22/2020
18920 Executive Director of Special Education – Revised
Position Type: Administrator, Central Office/EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Date Posted: 5/27/2020
Location: Harris Hill Administration Bldg.
Date Available: June 2020
Closing Date: June 11, 2020
Executive Director of Special Education
226 Days

Pay Grade 112
Salary Range: Min. $112,368 Mid. $135,384 Max. $158,399
Job Req# 18920

Master’s Degree
Special Education Certification
Principal/Mid-Management Certification
Three (3) years’ teaching experience; special education preferred
Experience in successful leadership role at the District or State level
Earned or in progress doctorate
Competitive grade point averages on undergraduate and graduate work
Evidence of staff development experience, committee work, professional
honors/activities and past experience applicable to the position
Successful special education supervisory experience at a campus, district, or state level
Successful experience in a diverse school district
Special Knowledge & Skills
Knowledge of federal and state special education law
Knowledge of state and federal compliance reports/indicators such as State
Performance Plan (SPP), Residential Facility Monitoring and Results Driven Accountability (RDA)
Knowledge of dyslexia education
Understanding of the individual needs of special education students
Ability to communicate with all levels of special education students and their parents
Ability to implement policy and procedures
Ability to interpret data
Ability to manage budget and personnel
Strong organization, communication and interpersonal skills

FOR INFORMATION: Jovan Wells, Ph.D. – Chief Academic Officer
APPLICATION: GISD Application – must be online at
Attach the following required documents to the online application:
Cover Letter
Detailed resume with references that include current supervisor and evidence of meeting the required qualifications listed above
Complete transcripts of undergraduate and graduate
Copy of Texas certifications