LDTC (Learning Disabilities Teacher Consultant) - Clark NJ

Horizon Healthcare Staffing | Clark, NJ

  
CountyUnion
Posted Date 8/03/2022
Expiration Date9/02/2022
Description

Horizon Staffing Resources is actively recruiting for a LDTC (Learning Disabilities Teacher Consultant) in Clark, NJ. The LDTC is responsible for case management, conducting parent meetings, and testing for classified students in a middle school level. The LDTC will evaluate students and determine accommodations/modifications students need to succeed. The ideal candidate will have previous experience evaluating and/or teaching students with special needs.

Schedule/Hours:

  • Monday through Friday, 3 days per week
  • 8:00am – 3:00pm

Qualifications:

  • Previous experience evaluating students with special needs
  • Valid New Jersey Educational Services Certificate with Learning Disabilities Teacher-Consultant Endorsement
  • Knowledge of laws and regulations governing special education
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively assess children’s learning characteristics, design appropriate instructional strategies and plan educational programs

Responsibilities:

  • Evaluates students and determine accommodations/modifications students need to succeed
  • Communicates learning plans effectively by conducting parent meetings
  • Administers assessments based on the student evaluation plan as determined in the identification or re-eligibility planning meeting
  • Keeps well-informed of diagnostic tests and materials, and any changes in tests and materials
  • Conducts necessary tests and performs additional alternative evaluations if diagnosis is unclear to ensure that all areas of suspected disability are addressed
  • Includes classroom observations and/or work analysis as a part of all evaluations
  • Attends identification meetings for students on caseload; attends meetings in which results from an evaluation need to be shared/interpreted with the team
  • Writes reports using a reader-friendly terminology, and explains to parents the student’s evaluation findings in a clear, understandable context
  • Stays abreast of IDEA and local regulations regarding the special education eligibility of the student
  • Collaborates with special education staff to streamline processes and procedures connected to evaluation
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