Hiring Salary/Salary Range: $55,0000 - $80,000

This position is located in Tallahassee, Florida.

100% Grant Funded.

Position Summary: The Project Director serves as the administrator for the Student Support Services Project (University of South Florida), a discretionary project from the Florida Department of Education. The Student Support Services Project provides training, technical assistance, and support to school districts and the Florida Department of Education on student services issues such as credentialing, roles and responsibilities, and evaluation of student services personnel; provision of effective mental health and other related student services in schools; special education eligibility determination and Individualized Education Plans (IEP); and Medicaid reimbursement. The Project Director is responsible for collaborating and coordinating with the Principal Investigator regarding grant planning, implementation, and monitoring; for supervision and support of the project professional and support staff responsible for providing training, technical assistance and support to school, district, and state stakeholders; and for coordinating with the Bureau Chief of the Bureau of Exceptional Education and Student Services to facilitate the Project?s integration within the Florida Department of Education and collaboration with Department staff and other statewide agencies. This project is awarded to the University of South Florida.  The physical location of the position is in Tallahassee, FL.

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Minimum Qualifications: This position requires a Bachelor's degree in a field directly related to the program responsibilities and seven years of professional experience; or Master's degree and five years of professional experience.

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