The Intervention Specialist is a position that works closely with students to ensure they can succeed. They will coordinate administration of summative assessments that serve the purpose of evaluating students to learn more about the factors impacting their behavior and academic performance. They identify students in need of academic and behavior support and respond accordingly with collection of data and progress monitoring of skills. They will be the main Student Study Team Coordinator working closely with teachers to enact plans of support. They will work with students daily in small groups to give interventions. They will also be the 504 Coordinator for the school, utilizing knowledge in accommodations and tiered support to continue helping students as they enter the 504 process.
Plan and provide counseling services to special education students who demonstrate an educational need. Evaluate students and provide therapeutic interventions to eliminate or reduce problems or impairments that interfere with a student's ability to derive benefit from the educational program.