Transition Training Specialist-North Country

Measurement Incorporated - Albany, NY (30+ days ago)

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Transition Training Specialist
Measurement Incorporated

Albany, NY

Measurement Incorporated (MI https://www.mi-schoolservices.com/) seeks a full-time Transition Training Specialistfor the North Country region of New York State. The North Country region covers the following BOCES regions: 1. Clinton- Essex-Warren-Washington, 2. Franklin- Essex-Hamilton, and 3. St. Lawrence – Lewis. (Map: https://www.boces.org/contact-a-boces/)

The Transition Training Specialist will provide training and technical assistance for districts and schools within the North Country region on topics related to transition planning and services for students with disabilities. Due to the nature of the work, onsite PD and TA, residency in the North Country or a willingness to relocate there is preferred.

Required Qualifications:

  • Must have a Master’s degree or higher in special education, education, psychology/counseling, vocational rehabilitation, or related field of study
  • Experience delivering professional development and/or technical assistance.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Teaching licensure in special education or related field.
  • At least two years’ experience in the area of transition planning and support in a school setting.
  • At least two years’ experience working with students with disabilities in a school setting.
  • At least two years classroom teaching or related service experience.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to excel in a team environment.
  • Experience using web-based educational tools and technologies (e.g., Zoom, WebEx, etc.).

Responsibilities:

The Transition Training Specialist will develop and provide professional development and technical assistance to schools and districts; this will include regional and site-based trainings. The main focus of this support will be to assess and improve systems of high quality transition planning and services. The specialist provides regional training and embedded technical assistance for SPP 13 (transition in IEP) and other topics as determined by NYSED and a regional needs assessment. The Transition Training Specialist will work collaboratively with other training specialists in a team approach, as well as with other NYSED-funded partners, to meet the needs of the North Country region.

Travel is required weekly and on a daily basis at times. Travel will span approximately a 1-3 hour travel radius across the North Country. Service delivery will be provided through both on-site and online delivery methods.

The Transition Training Specialist position is part of a five-year contract with the NYSED and will begin immediately upon hire. Salary is commensurate with experience. Yearly calendar of 10 or 12 months is negotiable.

Please email cover letter and resume. Please indicate in your cover letter salary expectations and your willingness to relocate to North Country if not currently in that area.

Job Type: Full-time

Work Location:

  • Multiple locations