Are you looking for a supportive teaching environment with low student-teacher ratios and the ability to make a significant impact on student outcomes? Do you want to join a multi-disciplinary team with a strengths-based approach, emphasizing applied behavior analysis and positive behavior supports?
If you answered YES to either of these questions, then consider joining our Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health team!
We are currently offering a $3,000 SIGN ON BONUS!! Brand new full time employees, or part time employees working 20 or more hours per week will receive this bonus.
Being an Art Teacher has its advantages
As a Devereux teacher, you will work with other dedicated education professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need. We offer:
Greater autonomy and flexibility with teaching plans; fewer state and federal mandates
Assignment of teacher’s assistants to your classroom to help maintain the physical, emotional wellbeing and safety of all students
Quality Low-Cost Benefits, plus student loan debt assistance and 30-day benefit eligibility waiting period for new hires! http://benefits.devereux.org
Tuition assistance after 6 months of working full time - up to 12 credits per year!
Access to the Savi Student Loan Checkup tool to help you navigate the student loan system – quickly see your repayment plan options and discover potential savings!
A rewarding experience helping individuals complete daily activities and achieving long term goals.
Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health New York provides programs and services for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, Autism Spectrum Disorder, and dual diagnoses. Located in Red Hook, NY, this position is responsible for planning and implementing instructional art programs for students with intellectual/developmental disabilities, under the direct supervision of the School Principal. The Art Teacher will instruct assigned students in creative art skills necessary for development, and will evaluates students' level of proficiency in order to prescribe suitable activities. They will evaluate students' progress in meeting goals through observation, preparing reports as required. The Art Teacher is also responsible for preparing Individual Treatment Plans for each student in the area of art education. This involves an evaluation of each child's total program and preparation of annual goals for the subject area. Plans are revised throughout the year according to the student's progress. They will meet with parents/agencies during parent-teacher conferences as assigned.
What is Devereux doing to support and protect the health and safety of our staff during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Devereux is committed to the health and safety of our staff. All Devereux centers have formal infectious-disease and emergency-management plans tailored to specifically address the unique aspects of communicable disease prevention including COVID-19. We adhere to all mandates and guidelines in accordance with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the World Health Organization and practice all protocols that protect the health and safety of our staff. To learn more of how Devereux is supporting and protecting our staff during the pandemic, please visit https://jobs.devereux.org/#covid.
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Education: Masters in Special Education or in process. BS/BA in education with SWD certification
Experience: Two years experience working with individuals with I/DD ispreferred.
Devereux requires all individuals interviewing for a position involving contact with children to complete The Diana Screen, a screening that assesses a candidate’s understanding of appropriate boundaries between adults and children.
Posted Date 2 months ago (7/21/2021 3:35 PM)
Requisition ID 2021-19032
Position Type Full-Time