Director of Education

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POST DATE 9/16/2016
END DATE 10/9/2016

North Spring Behavioral Healthcare LEESBURG, VA

Company
North Spring Behavioral Healthcare
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
205617
AJE Ref #
576196921
Location
LEESBURG, VA
Job Type
Regular
Education
Masters Degree

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Description:
North Spring Behavioral Healthcare, a subsidiary of
Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS), is a Department
of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
(DBHDS-licensed, and Joint Commission-approved 100-bed
inpatient facility. North Spring Academy is a VAISEF
accredited school providing an excellent educational
environment for residents ages 9 - 17.
North Spring is part of Universal Health Services, Inc.
(UHS) one of the nation s largest and most respected
healthcare management companies, operating through its
subsidiaries acute care hospitals, behavioral health
facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide. Founded in
1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more than 65,000
employees. The UHS business strategy is to build or
purchase healthcare properties in rapidly growing
markets and create a strong franchise based on
exceptional service and effective cost control. Our
success comes from a responsive management style and a
service philosophy based on integrity, competence and
compassion.'
Position:
The Director of Education has administrative
responsibility for the provision of educational services
for North Spring Behavioral Healthcare, Inc. Directs and
coordinates the efforts to meet educational needs of all
residents both special and regular education in
conjunction with IEP s and requirements of regulatory
agencies. Provides leadership and supervision of
teachers assuring that educational needs of the
residents are met. Directs educational services to
ensure that the program meets standards and is effective
to ensure good residential outcomes.
Location:
1. Beautiful Leesburg, Virginia. 40 miles Northwest of
Washington, DC. Named one of the best places to live
by Money magazine.
2. 45-acre campus in a rural area on the northern edge
of Leesburg with a gymnasium, beautiful outdoor
campus and high ropes course.
3. Excellent public school system.
Requirements:
Minimum Requirements:
1. Master's degree or better in Education.
2. Must have a postgraduate, professional license
issued in Virginia with an endorsement in School
Administration or Special Education.
3. Must have three years experience working with
students with disabilities or at risk students.
4. Must be at least 21 years of age.
5. Must be able to pass a criminal background check
and pre-employment drug screen.