Transition Coordinator - Berks County, PA (906)

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TitleTransition Coordinator - Berks County, PA
Posting ID906

Transition Coordinator


Make a difference every day by joining CCRES as a Transition Coordinator!


We are accepting applicants for a Transition Coordinator to support students within a Berks County, PA area school district.


The role of the Transition Coordinator assists students with disabilities and their families in obtaining services necessary to transition from high school to a post-secondary setting, whether for post-secondary education, employment, or long-term support.


This position works Monday through Friday during the school academic calendar year.



  • Provide direct instruction to students with disabilities that is designed to meet their individual transition needs.
  • Coordinate transition activities for college, career, and community readiness.
  • Coordinate students’ participation in career planning activities (i.e. Naviance).
  • Facilitate application process for students interested in attending vocational programming.
  • Facilitate referral, application, eligibility process for student and families to adult service providers.
  • Serve as Special Education Case Manager for assigned caseload students.
  • Develop effective IEPs that translate into measurable results for students.
  • Coordinate and facilitate IEP meetings.
  • Collect, monitor and respond to students’ progress monitoring data and course grades.
  • Communicate with general education teachers and support staff.
  • Provide support and assistance to Special Education Case Managers in completing the transition section of the IEP and the Summary of Performance.
  • Provide information and resources to parents/guardians by distributing information on transition services.
  • Elicit parent participation in program development, implementation, and evaluation.
  • Respond promptly to parent/guardian questions and concerns.
  • Host transition trainings for teachers, staff, and parents/guardians.
  • Liaise with community-based providers (i.e. Office of Vocational Rehabilitation)
  • Design and implement a continuum of transition services at the secondary level.
  • Develop curriculum and design and implement lesson plans regarding transition-related programming.
  • Complete transition-related state and federal compliance tasks.
  • Participate in professional development activities. In particular, maintain expert knowledge level in the area of transition.



  1. Pennsylvania Instructional Teaching Certificate in Special Education
  2. Pennsylvania Instructional Teaching Certificate in:
    1. Grades K-6/K-4 (Elementary); or
    2. Grades 7-12 Content Area/4-8 Content Area (Middle School); or
    3. Grades 7-12 Content Area (High School)
  3. 3+ years teaching experience in secondary Special Education.



  • PA Instructional Certificate
  • Education documentation – Degree or official transcripts.
  • PA Child Abuse Clearance (Current within 1 year)
  • PA Criminal Clearance (Current within 1 year)
  • PA Department of Education FBI Clearance (Current within 1 year)
  • TB screening (Current within 1 year)



  • Benefits for employees working 25 or more hours per week will be eligible to enroll in Medical, Dental and Life & Short-term Disability Insurance.
  • CCRES 403 (b) Retirement Savings Plan – 3% matching contribution.
  • Discount Membership with the YMCA.
  • Educational partnerships with Saint Joseph’s University, Eastern University and Capella University.
  • Employees are eligible to receive compensation for required trainings.
  • Longevity bonus awarded to employees for 5-years of service.
  • Gift card raffle on pay-day Fridays.






CCRES is an equal opportunity employer.  We value diversity.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.

Shift TypeSchool day
Salary RangePer Hour
LocationBerks County, PA

Applications Accepted

Start Date09/07/2019

Job Contact

NameCCRES HRTitleHR Recruiter