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Employment Opportunities

Position: Evaluation Assistant
Program: Ripley-Ohio-Dearborn Special Education Cooperative
Location: Sunman, Indiana

Evaluation Assistant Job Posting (word document)

The Ripley-Ohio-Dearborn (ROD) Special Education Cooperative has an opening for an Evaluation Assistant for the remainder of the 2018-2019 school year. The Evaluation Assistant will support ROD evaluators in their duties to conduct Educational Evaluations.

ROD is an interlocal special education cooperative that provides special education and related services in eight school districts which are comprised of the Community School Districts of Batesville, Jac-Cen-Del, Milan, South Ripley, Rising Sun-Ohio County, Lawrenceburg, South Dearborn, and Sunman Dearborn.

Contact: Dr. Alex Brewer at 812-623-2212 or



  • Proctor “tele-therapy” evaluations by going to schools, arranging to get a student from a class, set up the computer and perform supportive tasks for the tele-therapist (e.g., turn page in test booklet, arrange writing materials, give the student the protocols for testing, etc.)
  • Collect and distribute evaluation documents (e.g., rating scales, evaluation reports, checklists) to teachers and parents at the directions of the School Psychologists
  • Assist with correspondence, via email or telephone between tele-therapist and schools/parents
  • Keep testing materials organized
  • Assist ROD evaluators with clerical tasks
  • Assist in scheduling students for evaluations for the tele-therapist and ROD Educational Evaluators
  • Assist in scheduling evaluation sessions and case conference for tele-therapist
  • Performs other duties as assigned by supervisor to support ROD Educational Evaluations



Job Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma
  • Experience working with students with disabilities preferred
  • Have basic computer skills (e.g., emailing and logging into computer programs)
  • Active driver’s license as driving to schools and conferences is a requirement. 





Additional Information:

  • Salary Range:  Hourly based on experience and ranges from $12.25 to $13.00 per hour.
  • Work Day: Monday – Friday 7:30-3:00
  • Mileage for travel is reimbursed at the federal rate.


Application Requirements:




The position is posted on the ROD website

Direct inquiries can be made to: Dr. Alex Brewer by email at or by phone at 812-623-2212. 



Letters of Interest may be mailed to:


Ripley-Ohio-Dearborn (ROD) Special Education Cooperative

Attention:  Dr. Alex Brewer

925 N. Meridian Street, Suite 100

Sunman, Indiana  47041


Deadline:  Open until filled


Position: School Psychologist
Program: Ripley-Ohio-Dearborn Special Education Cooperative
Location: Sunman Indiana

School Psychologist Job Posting (word document)

Contact: Direct Inquiries can be made to: Dr. Alex Brewer at 812-623-2212 or


Vision Statement

ROD will provide an outstanding school support system for students with special needs, their schools, and their parents so that students are college, career, or job ready upon their exit from school.

Mission Statement

Our mission at ROD is to provide a full continuum of services for students with special needs. We support inclusive efforts to maximize the success of our students in the areas of academics, socialization, and vocational skills. We encourage the involvement of special needs students as active members in the classroom, school, and community. We recognize that this commitment requires collaboration among educators, parents, students, and the community.


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Contact Us

925 N. Meridian St, Suite 100
Sunman, IN 47041

Phone: (812) 623-2212
Fax: (812) 623-2315

Weekdays: 7:15am - 3:30pm