Expatiate Communications Special Education Specialist RSP Pasadena, CA · Los Angeles, CA · Full time

Expatiate Communications is a boutique Special Education management firm with unparalleled expertise in special education. We provide innovative solutions for the most challenging and complex special education issues facing school districts, ESAs/COEs, and State educational agencies, providing staff and technology solutions.

Description

The Special Education Specialist implements and maintains special education programs and services in conformance to district procedures and state and federal laws; providing written support and/or conveying information; serving as a resource to parents and school personnel, as well as the Board; and maintaining adequate staffing to ensure objectives of programs and services are achieved within budget.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist professional and paraprofessional personnel in diagnostic, evaluative, and instructional activities. 
  • Assist in the planning, development, and implementation of a variety of curriculum activities.
  • Meet with committees and discuss recommended changes; provide guidance and advice to teachers and administrators.
  • Assist in the development and procurement of instructional materials and equipment.
  • Writes and conducts instructional and academic programs; IEP Meetings, determine options and alternatives; consult with other professional staff; observe and work with teachers; monitor students’ curriculum progress.
  • Assist in the planning, development, and implementation of staff development and inservice training; provide teachers and other education staff with support material and resources.
  • Serve as a liaison with support personnel and other public and private agencies; assist in maintaining follow-up and referral service.
  • Prepare specialized brochures, surveys, and other descriptive promotional materials for local, state, and national distribution.
  • Respond to school agencies’ requests for new or revised programs and services.
  • Develop and edit field support materials which will facilitate the delivery of instructional and academic programs.
  • Assist in providing training workshops, conferences, and in-services.
  • Consult with other professional staff and consultants regarding programs to which they are assigned.
  • Conduct special education assessments, IEPs and direct provision of SAI services
  • Perform other duties as assigned. 


Knowledge, Skill & Other Requirements:


  • Must be legally eligible to work in California. 
  • Mild/Moderate “or” Moderate/Severe Credential- Required
  • Bachelor’s degree in special education from an institution of higher learning accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation- Master's Preferred
  • 3 years Special Education Experience -preferred
  • BCLAD Certification- Preferred
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office programs and Google Suite
  • Bilingual English and Spanish is a plus


Individual compensation packages are based on various factors unique to each candidate, including skill set, experience, qualifications, geography, and other job-related reasons. Expatiate Communications is an equal-opportunity employer. Expatiate Communications considers all qualified applicants and employees for hiring, placement, and advancement without regard to a person's race, color, religion, national origin, age, genetic information, military status, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, or protected veteran status.


Salary

$67,000 - $85,000 per year