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Home Based Senior Lead Teacher

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Job Details
Job Order Number
Company Name
Woodfords Family Services
Physical Address
Westbrook, ME 04092
Job Description

Home Based Senior Lead Teacher

Woodfords Family Services

Person We Want to Hire:

You are compassionate, energetic and a people person!
You are supportive and have a passion for helping others.
You have good verbal and written communication skills, and are an excellent problem solver.
You are patient, understanding and creative.
You’re a dynamic individual who wants to impact the lives of young children with special needs and their families!
If this describes you, then a position as a Home Based Senior Lead Teacher at Woodfords could be waiting for you.

Role of the Home Based Senior Lead Teacher:

The Home Based Senior Lead Teacher is responsible for working with the Program Director in guiding children toward the fulfillment of their potential for cognitive, social and emotional growth and maturation. This position will provide oversight to this program, which will include supervision of the home-based therapists.

Key Qualifications:

Minimum of a Bachelors degree, in special education, early childhood or a related field
Minimum of an Ed Tech III certificate
Conditional or full 282 certification, full 282 certification preferred
Behavioral Health Professional (BHP) certification
Minimum of two years’ experience and the desire to work with children with special needs
Must be an American Citizen or maintain legal alien status
Must have a valid driver’s license and vehicle. Driving to/from families homes will be necessary

Responsibilities of the Home Based Senior Lead Teacher:

Attend and participate in IEP/IFSP meetings to provide support to the Home-Based Therapists as a special education consultant
Responsible for the overall implementation of home-based services in the absence of the Home-Based Therapist
Demonstrate knowledge of ESDM, ABA principles, and CDS Birth-5 guidelines
Assist Home Based Therapists in the development of developmentally appropriate programming for each child’s individual goals and objectives
Complete necessary quarterly documentation as indicated by Department of Education as well as Maine Care guidelines
Meet weekly for individual supervision of Home Based Therapists
Independently conduct assessments and support the writing of educational plans for children enrolled in the program, with input and suggestions for modification, as appropriate, from the Clinician, and the Program Director
Provide direct care to children based upon individual education plan (IEP), individual family support plan (IFSP) and/or individual treatment plan (ITP)
Assist the Program Director and/or Clinician(s) in providing hands-on training for newly hired Home-Based Therapists, as well as on-going training for all home-based staff

Want to learn more about our agency, programs or employment opportunities in our Westbrook, New Gloucester & Waterville Preschools?

Check out our website: Woodfords Family Services

Take a look at this video and learn about how Woodfords’ Early Childhood Services program has supported the Zemrak’s: The Zemrak Family

We have a comprehensive benefits package, including:

Health Insurance (with multiple plan options to meet your needs), including gym membership reimbursement
Dental and Vision Insurance
Paid Vacation
Paid Sick Time
Paid Holidays
Employer-Paid Short-Term and Long-Term Disability
Employer-Paid Group Term Life Insurance
Employee Assistance Plan (EAP Benefits)
403(b) Retirement Savings Plan w/ Employer Match
Voluntary Supplemental Benefits
Exclusive Verizon Discount to Woodfords Family Service Employees

Additional Opportunities:

Advancement within Woodfords Family Services
Training and Professional Development

For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.

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