Overview

ASL Teacher Jobs in Conway – Arkansas – USA at Acadia Healthcare

Title: ASL Teacher

Company: Acadia Healthcare

Location: Conway – Arkansas – USA

Type: Internship

Category: Teaching, Education

Job Details

Description

Teach students basic academic, social, and other formative skills, through instruction in one or more subjects. Promote physical, mental and social development.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

Identify the educational needs students, develop formal educational plan or program to meet those needs.

Create lesson plans to teach a subject(s) and teach students how to study or communicate with others.

Observe person(s) receiving services to evaluate their educational abilities, strengths and weaknesses, working with them to improve their abilities and work on their weaknesses.

Teach and mentor students as a class, in small groups or one-on-one.

Communicate with family members, counselors, administrators and other teachers on progress.

Work with students individually to help overcome specific learning challenges, prepare person(s) receiving services for standardized tests, as required by state.

Document educational plans, goals and progress, as required by the facility and the state where the facility is located.

Supervise classroom and maintain a positive environment for learning.

Develop and enforce classroom rules and administrative policies.

Supervise students outside of the classroom setting, such as at lunch time or during detention.

Adhere to treatment plans and participate in treatment team meetings as requested.

Perform other functions and tasks as assigned.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE/SKILL REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor’s degree in Education or related field which is eligible for teacher certification or license.

1+ year of experience working with population of the facility. Must be knowledgeable of the developmental stages and behaviors for age group of students.

“Minimum experience required is at least one year of working directly with Deaf or Hard-of-Hearing individuals with Behavioral/MentalHealthissues.”

Current certification or license to teach within the state of Arkansas.

American Sign Language (ASL) required.

CPR certification.

De-escalation and restraint certification.

Qualifications

Skills

Preferred

Planning & Organizing

Advanced

Typing

Advanced

Communication

Advanced

Attention to Detail

Advanced

Behaviors

Preferred

Enthusiastic:Shows intense and eager enjoyment and interest

Team Player:Works well as a member of a group

Detail Oriented:Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done well

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Motivations

Preferred

Ability to Make an Impact:Inspired to perform well by the ability to contribute to the success of a project or the organization

Goal Completion:Inspired to perform well by the completion of tasks

Growth Opportunities:Inspired to perform well by the chance to take on more responsibility

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Education

Required

Bachelors or better in Education or related field.

Experience

Preferred

1 year:One or more years’ experience working with population of the facility preferred.

Licenses & Certifications

Required

Teacher

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

 

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