Interventionist - INCLUSION/Baird School - $2,000 Sign On Bonus

Provide instructional and behavioral treatment for children with emotional, behavioral, and/or developmental disabilities.

We currently have Interventionist positions open in both the INCLUSION program and The Baird School.

The INCLUSION Program provides intensive, individualized support to Chittenden County children in grades K-12 with serious emotional, behavioral, and academic challenges who have not been able to be served with the most intensive public school-based supports.

The Baird School provides an alternative educational environment for children ages 5-14 (grades K-8) whose needs cannot be met in a regular educational environment due to social, emotional and/or behavioral challenges. Students engage in academic, social, emotional, and behavioral programming to develop skills/strategies that will allow them to succeed in the least restrictive educational environment available to them.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide 1:1 and/or group support to assigned children in accordance with individual treatment goals
  • Teach social and adaptive behavior/emotional skills and living skills
  • Establish positive, therapeutic relationship with children, and counseling as needed
  • Collaborate with educational, Human Service professionals, and caregivers
  • Use Therapeutic Crisis Intervention to maintain a safe environment and to de-escalate a crisis
  • Have effective oral/written skills, and the ability to perform autonomously

Requirements:

  • 1 year combination of experience, skills and/or education
  • Valid driver's license and use of a personal vehicle

Structure:

  • Full and part time positions
  • Academic day schedule
  • Benefits eligible position
  • Non-exempt position
  • Union eligible position
  • $19.18 hourly rate
  • We offer a competitive salary commensurate to experience

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

https://youtu.be/YfHg3cyx9wc

Benefits:

  • 36 paid days off
  • 401k with up to 8% employer contribution
  • Excellent Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Disability Insurance
  • Childcare stipend

*All sign on bonuses are exclusively offered to external staff and internal staff are not eligible.

*All referral bonuses are exclusively offered to internal staff and external applicants are not eligible.

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.