Job Title:                                  Educational Diagnostician


Reports to:                              Coordinator of Special Education


Dept./School:                          Intervention Services / Brock


Pay Grade:                               103


Wage/Hour Status:                 Exempt


Days Per Year:                         197



Primary Purpose:


Implement the special education appraisal process. Assess the educational, learning styles, and program needs of students referred to special education services. Provide diagnostic information and work cooperatively with instructional personnel to provide the most appropriate programs for students with disabilities.






Master’s degree in special education, educational assessment or related field from an accredited college or university.

Valid Texas teaching certificate

Valid Texas educational diagnostician certificate


Special Knowledge/Skills:

Knowledge of diagnostic procedures, education of special education students, human development, and learning theories

Knowledge of state and federal laws, rules and regulations and policies governing special education.

Ability to interpret data.

Excellent organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills



Two years of successful teaching experience


Major Responsibilities and Duties:




Program Management


Professional Growth and Development


Supervisory Responsibilities:




Working Conditions:


Mental Demands/Physical Demands/Environmental Factors:


Patience and emotional control under stress. Organization and focus in order to frequently monitor timeline deadlines and folder compliance. Moderate lifting and carrying; may be required to lift and transfer students to and from wheelchair or assist with positioning learners with physical disabilities and/or use adaptive/assistive equipment. Biological exposure to bacteria and communicable diseases. Regular district-wide travel to multiple work locations as assigned. May work prolonged or irregular hours.