Brooke Charter Schools is a network of five public charter schools, serving grades K-12 in Mattapan, Roslindale, and East Boston. At Brooke, we coach and invest in our teachers so that they can help our students achieve at the highest levels and graduate from college. Our students thrive because they are challenged and known.
What is the Assistant Principal role?
As the Assistant Principal for Student Success at Brooke High, you work alongside the Principal of Brooke High School to build and sustain an exceptional high school that provides all students with a rigorous college-prep education. You will bear responsibility for ensuring that all students are provided with the appropriate supports and guidance needed to thrive, which includes managing services for students with disabilities, English Language learners, and students who are not succeeding academically.
Specific Responsibilities Include:
Oversee the identification of students across the school who are not thriving academically based on established criteria as well as the Child Study Team Process
Coordinate tutoring programs and all parent information about students who are failing, may need to be retained, etc.
Directly manage the Director of Interventions and the School Psychologists
Special Education and ELL:
Directly manage Special Education Teachers, Case Managers, and ELL Coordinator(s)
Ensure that Brooke is in compliance with all SPED laws (in coordination with the Network Director of Student Support)
Assist in Coordinated Program Reviews and other state / federal monitoring
General School Leadership:
Run professional development on all issues related to Student Success
Co-lead 9th grade orientation (with the principal and other assistant principals)
Is This You?
You’ve earned a Bachelor’s degree and have a deep knowledge of special education requirements (school psychologist license or special education license or degree strongly preferred).
After at least 5 years of teaching experience and a record of strong student results, you have a vision for instructional excellence and know the importance of building a classroom culture where students are held to high behavioral and academic expectations.
You believe that great teaching is the leading indicator of student success and have an unwavering belief in your students’ capabilities.
You are professional, warm, and collaborative with students, families, and colleagues.
You are able to start on July 19, 2021.
The community and students we serve are diverse, and we are committed to reflecting that diversity in our staff. We strive to have the most diverse applicant pool possible; to that end, we encourage individuals of all backgrounds to apply for any position at Brooke Charter Schools. By fostering a diverse and inclusive environment, we provide the best educational experience to prepare our students for a future reflective of the world we live in.