Assistant Special Education Director

Twin Lakes Educational Coop is accepting applications for an Assistant Special Education Director, for the 2019-2020 school year. 


This is a full-time contract beginning July 1, 2019. Successful candidates must possess on one of the following license/endorsements and be willing to get the Special Education Director Endorsement or District Leadership with prior special education experience preferred:


  • Special Education Supervisor/Coordinator 2900
  • Building or Program Leadership 73005/73010
  • Building Administration with Special Education Endorsement (hand approved) 3006
  • Special Education Director (AD) endorsement

The Assistant Director will provide direction and leadership support to teachers, principals, and support staff in special education areas including IEP quality control, program implementation, staff evaluation and communication with constituents. They will also coordinate and assist with student programming including monitoring caseloads and classroom numbers (including assisting with staffing needs). Assist and support building administration with special education processes and mandates, and collaborate with TLEC and cooperating district administrative teams. Salary will be based on experience and training. For more information, contact Steve Joonas, Special Education Director, at 785-632-3176. EOE 


All interested applicants must apply using this online application program. 


Items required to complete the application:

  • a current resume
  • a copy of current administrative/teaching license
  • transcripts (If you have more than one university/college transcript, please scan these all together in one file.)
  • 3 letters of reference (scanned all together in one file)
  • credentials, if applicable

If you have questions about submitting your application through this system, please contact Ashley, Clerk of the Board/Superintendent`s Secretary, at 785-632-3176. 

Clay County USD 379

Based on education and experience.
Job Start Date: July-1-2019
Applications Due By: April-30-2019

Job Contact Information

Steve Joonas - - 7856323176

Employer Information

Clay County USD 379

Clay County Unified School District #379 is a public school district serving the people of Clay County, Kansas, and the surrounding area. USD #379 shall, using all available resources, provide to its students an educational opportunity, which will lead to being productive and contributing members of their community.

USD #379 also provides the mandated special education programs and services to its students as well as those in the Twin Lakes Educational Cooperative. The sole purpose of this agency is to identiy all students who have special education needs and then to provide the necessary programs and services. TLEC serves the schools in the following communities: Clay Center, Wakefield, Linn, Hanover, Miltonvale, Glasco, Riley, Randolph, & Olsburg.

USD #379 schools are close to Manhattan, Salina, and Junction City. The district's website is: 

The Clay Center community website is:


Employer Address: 807 Dexter St. Clay Center, Kansas

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