Non-Traditional Teaching Opportunities***Ask about our $4,000 sign-on/retention payment**

Job Type

Full Time

Salary

Details: Competitive with sign-on/relocation assistance

Published

07/12/2018

Address

3320 Brother Boulevard
Memphis
Tennessee
38133
United States

Description

**Ask about our $4,000 sign-on/retention payment** 

 

Program Overview


Youth Villages’ Residential Treatment programs serve children with emotional and behavioral problems. Our residential campuses provide the setting for an intensive treatment program that combines the unique balance of structure and freedom. This enables children and their families to identify, understand and cope with their individual needs and develop the skills necessary to succeed in less restrictive settings. We have three different types of facilities—Intensive Residential Centers, Open Campuses, and Group Homes. Located in Tennessee, Georgia, and Oregon, all of these facilities utilize the Re-Education of Emotionally Disturbed Children therapy model (Re-Ed). The majority of these youth attend the fully accredited schools which are located on our residential treatment campuses.

 

Position Overview

  • Plan for individual and group activities to stimulate growth in language, social, and other skills.
  • Participate in training and in-service activities.
  • Administer and interprets testing to determine academic needs.
  • Develop and uses a variety of teaching techniques.
  • Produce lesson plans that reflect the individual educational needs of students.
  • Prepare reports in compliance with school guidelines.
  • Maintain progress notes, attendance records, and grade scores in a timely manner.
  • Other essential duties as needed.
  • Candidates may have the opportunity to teach in specialized subjects
  • Monday – Friday, 7:30am to 3:30pm.

Additional Information


Small Class Sizes to allow more one on one attention to individual students and their educational needs. The standard Youth Villages class size ranges from 8-15 children.

Tuition & Licensure reimbursement, and training for your career growth and advancement.


Requirements


A Bachelor's degree in education with appropriate certification is required (K-12)

Active License in TN with an endorsement in Math, Science, English and Special Education is required.

Experience in special education or teaching experience in a clinical environment is preferred

Experience working with at-risk youth a major plus

Experience working with youth is required

Excellent written, verbal, and oral skills

Ability to manage multiple priorities simultaneously

Basic computer knowledge

Ability to maintain a flexible schedule

 

Experience growth and development through our continuous training, as well as tuition and licensure reimbursement, or pursue opportunities to advance both clinically and administratively with Youth Villages.

 

Additional Benefits

 

Medical, Dental, Prescription Drug Coverage and Vision

Retirement Savings Pension Plan

403 (b)

2 weeks paid vacation

12 paid sick days per year

10 paid holidays

Mileage & Cell Phone Reimbursement (when applicable)

 

EOE

Benefits

None

Level of Language Proficiency

None

Professional Level

Entry level

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

pamela.gordon@youthvillages.org
http://www.youthvillages.org

Please apply:


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