Interventionist - INCLUSION - $1000 Sign On Bonus

$1000 Sign On Bonus

We are seeking a highly skilled and motivated individual to work with a deaf child in an elementary public school setting.  This is a fantastic opportunity for a Bachelors-level provider to expand their skills in the fields of education, applied behavior analysis, mental health treatment, and ASL communication!

While working with this student, you will implement school-based services integrating behavior reduction procedures, functional life skills, recording data and managing aggressive behaviors due to student's struggles related to communication, physical limitations, and developmental disabilities.  You will also participate in personal care needs including toileting assistance.

Consider this position if you have a Bachelors Degree and use of a personal vehicle with a clean driving record.  Successful candidate will be able to manage toileting and minor medical procedures, implement behavior plans/interventions and provide instruction using adapted materials and methods.  And have the flexibility to work with other students if/when assigned.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide 1:1 and/or support to assigned student in accordance with individual treatment goals
  • Teach social and adaptive behavior/emotional skills and living skills to students
  • Establish positive, therapeutic relationships with children, and provide supportive counseling to children when needed
  • Collaborate with a wide range of educational and other Human Service professionals, and client's caregivers.
  • Use Therapeutic Crisis Intervention to maintain a safe environment and to de-escalate a crisis
  • Document treatment data as required

Requirements:

  • Bachelors degree
  • Use of a personal vehicle with a clean driving record
  • One year of professional work experience or an internship, instructing and/or supporting children or youth.

Preferred:

  • Basic understanding of American Sign Language highly preferred and/or a willingness to learn more

Structure:

  • This is a full time position
  • This is a union position
  • This is a non-exempt position
  • This position is paid hourly, at $18.94/hour
  • This position offers an academic-day schedule

Click the link below to hear from individuals currently in this role:

https://youtu.be/YfHg3cyx9wc

Perks & Benefits:

- Comprehensive BCBS Medical with agency-paid premium support for individuals, couples, and families
- Delta dental
- Generous time off starting at 36 days of combined time off per year for full-time employees (and increasing with years of service); pro-rated for positions 16 hours or more
- Agency paid 401K retirement and additional incentive match program
- Life insurance
- Flexible spending account
- Childcare stipend
- Employee Assistance Program
- Employee referral program with financial payment
- Discounted online undergraduate/graduate courses through Champlain College truED
- Award-winning workplace wellness program HC4ME including physical fitness groups for staff, financial wellness incentives, and ongoing workplace wellness advocacy and education
- Voluntary benefits from local/international businesses: discounted gym memberships, mobile phone service, ski/snowboard passes, auto/home insurance, and more!

Howard Center is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  The agency's culture and service delivery is strengthened by the diversity of its workforce.  Minorities, people of color and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.  EOE/TTY. Visit "About Us" to review Howard Center's EOE policy.