Education Specialist mild/mod 9-12th grade

Job ID: 199384    Posted 5/28/2024


Location: San Jose, California


Job Type: Contract/Temp


Category: School Services


Position: 199384


Skills: mild/mod


Pay Min: $40 - Pay Max: $45/Per Hour


Duration: 2 Weeks



Job Description

RCM Health Care is looking for multiple Education Specialists with mild/moderate OR moderate/severe credential for in-person services in the San Jose, CA area for the 2023/2024 school  year.

Position Description
The Educational Specialist, under the direction of the Director of Special Education in consultation with the site principal, performs a variety of duties supporting the site’s Special Education program. The Educational Specialist will provide instruction in the subjects required by the district and authorized by credential(s) utilizing a course of study adopted by the Board of Education and appropriate learning activities, guides, textbooks and other instructional materials provided by the district.


  • Possess a valid California Special Education teaching credential
  • Two years-experience in Special Education
  • California Special Education Credential, area of Mild/Moderate OR Moderate/Severe
  • Ability to assess, prescribe, instruct, and evaluate the learning needs of individual students
  • Ability to relate to children, staff and parents
  • Knowledge of and experience with a variety of assessment tools and techniques
  • Detailed working knowledge of the various exceptionalities.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assists in identifying the students’ needs through assessment
  • Contacts the parent or guardian to obtain consent for assessments to be made, reviews program plans and secures permission for placement to be made in an instructional component
  • Coordinates the writing of the students’ Individual Education Plans (IEP)
  • Participates with the Student Study Team in approval of instructional plans developed for each child.
  • Provides instruction and/or service as required in the approved Individual Education Plan (IEP).
  • Monitors implementation of the Individual Education Plan (IEP).
  • Manage Instructional Assistants that fall under your program.
  • Coordinates and consults with administrators, general education classroom teachers, parents, and support staff regarding instructional planning for individuals with exceptional needs.
  • Consults with psychologists in establishing, maintaining, and coordinating Special Education services.
  • Evaluates student progress, maintains necessary records indicating students’ performance, and revises Individual Education Plans (IEP’s) as appropriate
  • Creates and maintains an effective learning environment in which positive self-concept and self- help activities are stressed
  • Works closely with other Special Education staff, support personnel and general education teaching staff in the assessment and program planning process
  • Develops and writes, with active participation of parents/guardians, individual educational programs to meet pupil needs
  • Plans responsibilities for instructional assistants assigned to program
  • Actively participates in in-service programs to develop professional competence
  • Attends all staff meetings and participates in all school staff responsibilities


  • $45/hr mild/mod
  • $55/hr mod/severe 

Education Specialist – mild/mod – or mod/severe
HOURS: Full time, Mon- Fri, 7:30-4pm (give or take), students have early release on Wednesdays, SPED teacher to stay for professional development

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