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 the Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Team!
Being a Substitute Teacher at Devereux has its advantages!
As a Substitute Teacher , you will work with other dedicated education professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need. We offer:
Provide direct instruction, we are not teaching virtually/online.
Assignment of a teacher’s assistant to your classroom to help maintain the physical, emotional well-being and safety of all students
A fun, fast-paced and supportive environment
Schedule: Monday - Friday 7:00am - 3:00pm
In the absence of the full-time classroom teacher provides instruction to students in accordance with established lesson plans and administrator directions. Long term substitutes shall prepare lesson plans and evaluate and monitor student performance. Teacher shall prepare lesson plans and evaluate and monitor student performance. Our classroom structure is designed to match students’ needs. Through an interdisciplinary approach, an individual plan is designed for each student. Under the supervision of the School Principal you will plan and implement therapeutic instructional programsand provide students withtheemotional behavioral support to meet their individual educational needs.
Located on a beautiful 10-acre campus in the heart of Scottsdale, Devereux Arizona’s 24-hour RTC and Therapeutic School, has the capacity to serve 52 children. The RTC is a safe and supportive environment that provides youth, from the ages of 5 to 17, who are experiencing emotional, behavioral or substance abuse challenges. We also provide an on-site accredited K-12 therapeutic school, which offers an academic curriculum while students receive intensive behavioral and emotional support.
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Bachelor’s Degree in relevant field
Valid Arizona Substitute or Teaching Certificate
Preferred: Experience with Adolecents ages 12-17; Experience working with children in childcare or classroom setting. Flexible Schedule
- Significant and frequent amounts of walking, sitting, and standing. Frequent use of computers and office equipment. Normal hearing and vision. Ability to lift 20 – 45 pounds to physically intervene with clients per Crisis Prevention Intervention techniques. From the starting point of hire and every 12 months thereafter, will receive an annual physical and TB test showing evidence you are able to perform your job and free from infectious pulmonary tuberculosis.
Must be 21 years of age or older (per licensing standards)
Valid Arizona Driver's License & pass DMV 39-month history check
Current AZ Fingerprint Clearance Card with no restrictions (or eligibility to obtain with no restrictions)
Pre-employment Physical and Physical Abilities Test (if applicable)
Drug test within 24hrs of offer w/ negative results
Ability to attend Full Time (paid) New Hire Orientation Monday-Friday 8:30am-5:00pm
Must be able to complete and provide proof of current influenza vaccination
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
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 visithttps://jobs.devereux.org/#covid.
Posted Date 1 month ago (10/28/2021 12:32 PM)
Requisition ID 2021-20739
Position Type Full-Time