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Specialized Assessment & Consulting

11301 Fallbrook Dr, Ste 220

Houston, Texas 77065

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Educational Diagnostician (DIAG)

Company Overview​

Specialized Assessment and Consulting is a full-service staffing company that provides experienced special education service providers for school districts and charter schools in the state of Texas. Since 2005, we have served more than 100 districts and charter schools and over 10,000 children throughout Texas.  At Specialized, we offer flexibility, a family-friendly work environment, and work-life balance. We are looking for talented and hard-working individuals to join our team and grow with us.

Position Overview

Testing equipment and protocols will be provided by the school or Specialized. This position is primarily an assessment only position. The diagnostician would conduct testing on campus and write reports off campus.

Required Qualifications​

  • Graduate degree

  • Certified as an Educational Diagnostician from the Texas State Board for Educator Certification

  • Minimum of 2 years experience as an Educational Diagnostician

  • Bilingual proficiency in Spanish a plus but not required

  • Able to pass the criminal history background check required by Texas Senate Bill 9

 

Responsibilities

The Educational Diagnostician would be responsible for the evaluation and interpretation of results and participation in eligibility decisions for students with disabilities or suspected disabilities. The diagnostician would evaluate the psycho-educational needs of students referred for initial and re-evaluations by schools. The diagnostician would be responsible for test administration, scoring, and developing reports. The diagnostician would be responsible for presenting the evaluation results to parents and ARD committee members. ARD facilitation and accurate completion of ARD paperwork may also be required depending on placement. Occasional consultation with teachers, parents, support personnel and to outside agencies may be required. The Educational Diagnostician would report to Specialized administrative staff.

Special Knowledge & Skills

  • Knowledge of procedures for assessing achievement and intellectual functioning for educational purposes.

  • Proficiency with Cross Battery Assessment in determining a Specific Learning Disability.

  • Working knowledge of special education federal regulations and Texas laws.

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