Frankton-Lapel Community Schools

March 15, 2018


Behavior Intervention Specialist


Frankton Elementary School (Gr. K-5; Enrollment 939)
1303 W. State Rd. 128, Frankton, IN 46044-9797
Phone: (765) 754-7545Fax: (765) 754-8598

Job Description Highly qualified Behavior Intervention Specialist with knowledge and skills necessary to assist individuals, groups, and systems through the application of positive behavior supports. The Behavior Specialist helps coordinate Functional Assessments of Behavior and Behavior Intervention Plans that address students' inappropriate behaviors and provide a means to help the students become more academically successful. The Behavior Intervention Specialist also provides classroom and school-wide behavior management strategies.
  • Expert knowledge of function-based intervention planning for developing behavior change strategies that focuses on reducing problem behavior and increasing more appropriate behavior.
  • Expert knowledge of techniques needed to successfully complete effective Functional Behavior Assessments (FBA), function-based interventions, and Behavior Intervention Plans (BIP).
  • Exceptional knowledge in the use of assessment and assessment data to inform instruction and prescribe work plans for individual students.
  • Expert knowledge in research based instructional strategies and ability to implement them effectively.
  • Exceptional knowledge in the use of technology to support instruction.
  • Demonstrate ability to plan and evaluate strategies for improving instruction.
  • Ascribes to the philosophy that all children can succeed and demonstrates the commitment to do what is necessary to make this a reality.
  • Demonstrates exceptional skill in the roles of a teacher leader: collaborator, action researcher, reflective practitioner, and learner advocate.
Scope of Position The Behavior Intervention Specialist provides leadership and direction at the school level, working to design, implement, coordinate, and evaluate a comprehensive behavior support program. In addition, the Behavior Intervention Specialist works directly and aggressively with identified students to adopt behaviors that substantially increase their academic performance. Under the supervision of the building administration, the Behavior Intervention Specialist will provide diversified strategies and activities specifically designed for targeted students.
Starting Date August 7, 2018
Reports to Building Administration
Application Period Until Filled
Submit Letter of interest, FLCS application for certified employment (available on the web site), resume', philosophy of education, Indiana teacher’s license, undergraduate-graduate transcripts, and 2 letters of recommendations to:

Ronda Podzielinski, Principal
Frankton Elementary School
1303 W. State Rd. 128
Frankton, IN 46044-9797
Phone: (765) 754-7545
Fax: (765) 754-8598
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