Employment Opportunities

The Northwest Arkansas Education Services Cooperative is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or any other status protected by law.

Northwest Education Service Cooperative is seeking applications for the position of:

 

 

Please send resume, cover letter and completed certified on-line application to:

Bryan Law – Director

bryan.law@starfishnw.org

Dr. Missy Hixson-Assistant Director/Teacher Center Coordinator

missy.hixson@starfishnw.org

4 North Double Springs Road

Farmington, AR 72730

 

 

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Early Childhood Program Employment:

Early Childhood Behavior Specialist

Early Childhood Behavior Specialists will conduct interviews with stakeholders, analyze data to determine appropriate interventions/supports when needed, and will provide research based, targeted interventions /ongoing monitoring.  The Behavior Specialist will analyze Data tracking logs that are required from stakeholders in order to analyze data and make informed decisions that are research based.
Requirements:
  • Master’s Degree in Early Childhood Special Education with Master’s Degree in Behavior and/or Master’s Degree or Higher in School Psychology Specialist Degree
  • Specialized knowledge in working with challenging behaviors with preschool special education students and working with all types of stakeholders
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills that include the ability to present with live audience or virtual model of audience
  • Willingness to travel throughout Northwest Arkansas

Paraprofessional

The Early Childhood Program at NWAESC is looking for a person who wants to work with young children who have disabilities. The candidate must be patient, eager to learn, and dependable. The position may require sitting on the floor, lifting, changing diapers, etc. Prior preschool curriculum knowledge and/or training in the education field is preferred. This position is part-time and candidate must report to a school in Huntsville area.

Early Childhood Special Education Teacher
  • Must be certified in the area or willing to obtain an ALP for P-04 Instructional Specialist.
  • Work 190 day contract beginning in August.
  • Manage a caseload of around 45 students which may be in multiple locations throughout NWA.
  • Conduct assessments to determine students eligibility for special education services.
  • Schedule and lead parent conferences professionally.  
  • Maintain accurate documentation and records on student services.
  • Exhibit excellent communication skills to write evaluation reports and prepare due process as required by state and federal regulations.
  • Support the team by collaborating and effectively communicating with other professionals to support student success.

Requirements:

Must have Arkansas SPED certification P-04 with experience preferred.

Send Resumes to Colleen DeVore, colleen.devore@starfishnw.org or 479-267-5960 for more information.

Contact

Unless otherwise instructed, individuals interested in positions posted on this web site should send their resume to the mailing address listed below:

NWAESC – Employment

4 North Double Springs Road

Farmington, AR. 72730