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Job Details

  • Job ID: 4171142
  • Application Deadline: March 26, 2023
  • Re-posted : March 18, 2023

Job Description

Who We Are:
The Springfield City School District, home to The John Legend Theatre, is seeking a Intervention Specialist at Schaefer Middle School for the 2023-2024 school year.  We are a nationally ranked Division I District serving approximately 7,500 Pre-K through grade 12 students, in a vibrant learning community of 17 state of the art buildings in west-central Ohio.  The Springfield City School District values the racial, ethnic and socioeconomic diversity of our student body, faculty and staff.  Our academic and extracurricular aim is to ensure social and emotional learning growth for students with a wealth of opportunity, including a 1:1 initiative and the YouMedia Center, which is a digital learning lab offering students activities such as 3-D printing, graphic design, and videography.  We are Wildcats! 

As a Intervention Specialist you are required to:
  • Possesses or have applied for an Intervention Specialist license or have the ability to obtain a supplemental license as an Intervention Specialist issued by the Ohio Department of Education. 
  • Ability to lead professional development of school-wide restorative practices
  • Be flexible in your work schedule and be willing to attend/participate in professional development sessions
  • Be willing to serve on teams
  • Have the ability to relate to and teach students with diverse backgrounds
  • Demonstrate enthusiasm in your role

As a Intervention Specialist you will:
  • A minimum of 3 years of direct experience with students with emotional and conduct disorders
  • Demonstrates an expansive knowledge of research-based strategies to address the various behavioral challenges presented by students in grades 7 & 8
  • An ability to work collaboratively with teachers from various backgrounds and knowledge of  students with behavioral challenges
  • An ability to develop and promote a school-wide program that supports full inclusion of students with behavioral challenges
  • Have experience with writing standards-based IEPs
  • Developing lesson plans and instructional materials and providing individualized and small group instruction to meet the needs of each student.Actively engaging at-risk students in the learning process; planning and using appropriate instructional and learning strategies, activities, materials, and equipment that reflect understanding of the learning styles and needs of students.
  • Recognizing the needs of individual students and the entire group and offering support and flexibility as needed.
  • Working as part of a cooperative and diverse team of educators and administrators to carry out the goals of our District.
  • Utilizing technology to strengthen the teaching/learning process.
  • Participating in professional development activities that are aligned with district and building goals, assigned subject content and the varied needs of students.

What We Offer:
As a contracted employee, Intervention Specialists work 183 days per year and 7.25 hours per day.

Contracted employees receive competitive benefits.
All employees receive professional development
Starting salary is in accordance with the negotiated agreement, increases with experience and education.

Salary details available online at:

*** Special Note: $1,500 annual bonus awarded to the successful candidate!!
Please note: 
The Board of Education is currently working on a new professional agreement.  While that is in the works, please refer to the current agreement as to pay and benefits that are in place for the 2022-23 school year.




  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Job Category : Special Education > Behavior Specialist / EBD
  • Contact Information

    • Posting School District
    • 200 South Keowee Street
    • Dayton, Ohio 45402

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