Associate Director, Social Emotional Learning

Associate Director, Social Emotional Learning

Based in San Jose, CA and reporting to the Senior Director of Achievement, the Associate Director of Social Emotional Learning will be a key strategic leader, and a critical contributor to the realization of the vision for Integrated Special Education and Multi-Tiered Systems of Support within Rocketship. The Associate Director of Social Emotional Learning will manage Rocketship’s Bay Area team of school psychologists, social workers and behavior specialists, support the execution of the vision for psychological services within Rocketship, support schools in the execution of compliant practices related to the identification and evaluation of students with disabilities, and support the implementation of high quality behavioral and social-emotional interventions in schools. Additionally, the Associate Director of Social Emotional Learning will play a critical role in overseeing and coordinating Rocketship’s Multi-Tiered Systems of Supports (MTSS) framework for academic, social-emotional, and behavioral components. The Associate Director of Social Emotional Learning will directly manage a team of 8-12 service providers (school psychologists, behavior intervention specialists, and/or social workers) in the 2018-19 school year. This position requires managerial experience as well as experience interacting effectively with senior leadership, school-level administrators, and parents and families.