Educational Diagnostician (DIAG)
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.
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.
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
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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