Unclassified 
Class Code Pay Plan Class Title Eff.Date
8015  VR - 99 STATE SCHOOL DEPARTMENT HEAD  Nov 23, 2004
PURPOSE OF CLASS:
In a state institution, facility or region within a state unified school district, assists in the organization and supervision of educational programs for resident students or inmates.
SUPERVISION RECEIVED:
Works under the direction of an appropriate administrator of higher grade who reviews work for effectiveness and conformance with policy.
SUPERVISION EXERCISED:
Supervises teachers, instructors, professional support staff, and clerical staff assigned to the educational program.
EXAMPLES OF DUTIES:
Provides supervision to staff of an educational program; plans and directs certain phases of education and training program; evaluates staff performance; ensures that the educational program is in compliance with Federal and State regulations and agency policies and procedures; obtains and safeguards necessary program resources such as supplies and equipment; interviews students and assigns them to proper class level; plans and organizes curricula for assigned subject areas; supervises extra-curricular activities; maintains records of students' progress; makes reports on students, teachers, and programs to administrators and other officials as required; may teach classes, performs related work as required.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED
KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITY:
Knowledge of philosophy and methods of education and teaching; knowledge of the principles and practices of education for special needs population; ability in written and oral expression; ability to work effectively with others; supervisory ability.
EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING:
General Experience:
A Master's degree in education or related field plus eighteen (18) semester hours of graduate credit and completion of fifty (50) school months of successful teaching or service employment as identified in State of Connecticut, Regulation of State Board of Education, Sec. 10-145d-574(a - f).
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:
1.
Connecticut State Board of Education certification as a Intermediate Administrator/Supervisor will be required at time of appointment.
2.
Incumbents in the class may be required to possess and retain a current Connecticut Motor Vehicle operator's license.
CHARACTER REQUIREMENT:
In addition to the checking of references and of facts stated in the application, a thorough background investigation of each candidate may be made prior to appointment.

This replaces the existing specification for the same class in Salary Group ND 24 approved effective January 11, 1980. (Revised to reflect State Board of Education regulations)

8015A 11/23/04 cm
CC Final#  Occup. Group Bargaining Unit EEO
8015  790  (09)-Education
(14)-EDUCATION B (P-3B)
(1)-Officials And Administrators