If you are hired into a position which requires a license or a permit, there are important things you need to know. All licenses and permits are issued by the Ohio Department of Education. It is your responsibility to meet the requirements in order to obtain the license or permit and obtain the license or permit within the appropriate deadlines.
The Ohio Department of Education oversees the state’s public education system, which includes public school districts, joint vocational school districts and charter schools. The Department also monitors educational service centers, other regional education providers, early learning and child care programs, and private schools. The Department’s tasks include administering the school funding system, collecting school fiscal and performance data, developing academic standards and model curricula, administering the state achievement tests, issuing district and school report cards, administering Ohio’s voucher programs, providing professional development, and licensing teachers, administrators, treasurers, superintendents and other education personnel. The Department is governed by the State Board of Education with administration of the Department the responsibility of the superintendent of public instruction.
ODE website: http://education.ohio.gov/
Permits: http://education.ohio.gov/Topics/Teaching/Licensure/Apply-for-Certificate-License/Educational-Aides-and-Monitors or http://education.ohio.gov/Topics/Teaching/Licensure/Apply-for-Certificate-License/Educational-Aides-and-Monitors
Don’t forget to check this link https://www.clevelandmetroschools.org/Page/2137 which provides additional detailed information that will assist you in obtaining and/or renewing a license or permit.