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Gifted & Talented Specialist

Title:Gifted & Talented Specialist
Description:Directs all aspects of the District-wide PK-12 Science instructional programs including curriculum development, implementation, assessment, evaluation, and professional staff development. 

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  • Bachelor’s Degree in content area or related field 
  • Master’s Degree preferred 
  • Valid Texas Teacher Certification by the State Board 
  • Valid Texas Drivers License with driving record that meets the requirements of the District 
  • TTess Certificate, SIOP, ESL/Bilingual Certificate, ELPS Training a plus 
Language Skills 
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret the most complex documents. 
  • Ability to respond effectively to the most sensitive inquiries or complaints. 
  • Ability to write speeches and articles using original and innovative techniques or style. 
  • Ability to make effective and persuasive speeches and presentation on controversial or complex topics to top management, public groups, and/or boards of directors. 

Mathematical Skills 
  • Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume. 
  • Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry. 

Reasoning Ability 
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. 
  • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form. 
Start Date:July 1, 2017
Salary:Commensurate upon experience
Contact Name:Lucy Olvedo
Contact Phone:(830) 278-6655
Contact Fax:(830) 591-4927
Contact Email:lolvedo7935@uvaldecisd.net
Contact Address:1000 North Getty Street
Contact City:Uvalde
Contact State:TX
Contact Zip:78801