Education Specialist - Special Education...



Location: Education Service Center Region 15
Reports To: Director of Special Education
Supervises: Administrative Assistant Assigned to Program
Position: Exempt - 236 Days (12 Months)
Salary: Contingent upon ESC Region 15 Salary Schedule

Job Goal:
To provide regional planning, technical assistance, and staff development to local education agency personnel and members of the interdisciplinary team who serve students with disabilities.

Performance Responsibilities:
  • Serve as the ESC Region 15 contact and lead for TEA’s TIER (Tiered Interventions using Evidence-based Research) Network in order to communicate and distribute information and provide resources and assistance to Region 15 schools.
  • Provide technical assistance and training to ESC Region 15 schools on classroom management models, school-wide positive behavior support systems, and Behavior RtI.
  • Provide training and technical assistance to ESC Region 15 schools in the area of managing individual students with challenging behaviors.
  • Attend professional meetings, seminars and other training sessions to stay current on innovations and research in programs serving students with Emotional Disorders and other identified behavior needs.
  • Provide training and information on the Facilitated IEP process.
  • Attend professional meetings, seminars and other training sessions to stay current on innovations and research in programs serving students with Emotional Disorders and other identified behavior needs.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Special Education Program Director, Associate Director and/or the Executive Director.  
Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Education or Related Field, Master’s Degree (preferred)
  • Background and experience with program design and development for students with emotional disorders, general classroom management, and other behavior related educational needs 
Special Considerations:
Travel required (some overnight)

Evaluation:
Performance of this job will be evaluated in accordance with the provisions of Region 15 ESC Board policies    

For Additional Information, Contact:
 
Jam Page; Special Education Program Director
Region 15 Education Service Center
612 South Irene
P.O. Box 5199
San Angelo, TX 76902
jam.page@esc15.net
325-658-6571




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