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Intervention Specialist Job in Lima 45801, Ohio US

Intervention Specialist

Allen County Board of Developmental Disabilities - Lima, OH 45801

Posted: 1/31/2020 - Expires: 3/31/2020

Job ID: 215521275

Job Description

SALARY RANGE: $35,623 – $57,782



  • Meets all educational and daily living needs of students through curriculum & instruction, the Individual Education Program (IEP) process, assessment and the interdisciplinary team process.
  • Class size of up to 8 school age students who have multiple disabilities or autism.
  • Develops and implements a classroom curriculum which promotes the achievement of individual student goals driven by the IEP, school goals/mission, the Course of Study, and the ODE academic content standards. Classroom environment promotes learning for all students.
  • Develops and implements the IEP according to policy, procedures and the law.
  • Creates and implements classroom management strategies which promote the development of positive behaviors for all students
  • Assesses the performance level and educational progress of all students and uses this data to adjust instruction, to complete the ETR/IEP, and to complete all mandated assessments and documentation (e.g. Alternate Assessment, rubrics, K-RAL, OELSA).
  • Coordinates services for students and establishes positive relationships with families.
  • Uses assistive technology (e.g. communication devices-low & high tech; projector, computer for instructional purposes, etc.) in the classroom to assure that all students can fully participate possible in instructional activities.
  • Creates and maintains a classroom environment which is healthy, safe and meets the daily living needs for all students.



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Education; ODE License for Intervention Specialist (Mild to Moderate or Moderate to Intensive needs)
  • Must have a valid Ohio driver’s license with a record that is acceptable by the agency’s insurance carrier as verified by an annual driver’s abstract.
  • Must provide proof of liability insurance on personal vehicles.
  • Written and oral communication skills as well as organizational skills.
  • Establish and maintain rapport with students, staff, parents and other professionals.
  • Ability to provide systematic program instruction and evaluate student progress.
  • Ability to develop and implement behavior management strategies, using the least intrusive techniques available.
  • Ability to work effectively as the leader of the interdisciplinary team.
  • Ability to assess curriculum materials and make recommendations for improvement.
  • Must have the academic skills necessary to achieve acceptable scores on the Skills Ability Tests.


RESPONSIBLE TO: Director of Education


HOURS: Monday-Thursday, 7:30 AM- 3:00 PM; Friday 7:30 AM- 2:30 PM; 184 days per negotiated agreement


APPLICATION / TRANSFER PROCEDURE: Persons presently employed by this agency must submit an Application for Internal Job Posting. For persons not employed with this agency, please submit an Application for Employment and/or resume and cover letter by mail or email.



Contact Information

Mailing Address:
Allen County Board of Developmental Disabilities
Human Resources Department
2500 Ada Road
Lima, OH 45801

Job Summary

Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Job type:
Regular Employment
Skill Based Partner:
Education Level:
Bachelor's degree
Work Days:
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
Work Shift:
Job Reference Code
$35,623.00 - $57,782.00 /year
Licenses / Certifications:
ODE License for Intervention Specialist
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