Portland Public Schools

$124,803 - $162,241 yearly
Portland Public Schools
Oct 01, 2020
Full time
Portland Public Schools (PPS) is seeking talented people from diverse backgrounds and experiences to lead change and inspire our services to and support of PPS students. We are seeking a stellar Senior Legal Counsel who models the core PPS Educator Essentials and who is fueled by a passion for Special Education Services. To achieve our vision, we want someone who has a commitment to life-long learning, a vision for team success, the ability to serve and support our community and staff in complying with special education law and policies and advancing best practices.  The candidate must possess a law degree and 7 years of practice in special education law or hold a graduate degree in special education in combination with a law degree with expertise in an educational setting.  The District is focused on and committed to eliminating systemic racism and its impact on student learning. We seek candidates with a demonstrable commitment to racial equity and social justice....