The Outreach Teacher (EarlyInterventionist) will travel in Davidson County working with families withchildren ages birth to 3 years old with developmentaldisabilities. You will be coaching and engaging parents in homevisits and supporting parents' learning of strategies that can be used in thehome within their daily routines for the specific developmental disability thatthe children have. With this, you will develop and maintain positiverelationships with parents while interacting with parents in a friendly,professional manner.
For nearly four decades, the Susan GraySchool has served young children with developmental disabilities and youngchildren who are at risk for developmental delay. The school has thedistinction of being the first nationally recognized inclusive preschool wheretypically developing children learn alongside children with disabilities in aneducational setting. More information about Susan Gray School can be foundhere: http://peabody.vanderbilt.edu/admin-offices/sgs/index.php.
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Profile of an Ideal Candidate
About Vanderbilt University
VanderbiltUniversity, located in Nashville, Tennessee, is a top-15 private researchuniversity offering a full range of undergraduate, graduate and professionaldegrees. Vanderbilt is situated on a 330-acre campus near the thriving citycenter, serving more than 12,000 students and employing almost 7,000 facultyand staff. The university's students, staff, and faculty frequently citeNashville and the surrounding area as one of the many perks of being a part ofthe Vanderbilt community. Vanderbilt University is a place where your expertisewill be valued, your knowledge expanded, and your abilities challenged. It is aplace where your diversity is sought and celebrated. Vanderbilt was recentlynamed as one of ‘America's Best Large Employers’ and the top employer inTennessee and the Nashville metropolitan area in 2018 (Forbes).
Vanderbilt University offers a competitive, flexiblebenefits package including health, dental, vision, life, accidental death &dismemberment, disability insurance, paid time off, and a 403(b) retirementplan with employer match. Vanderbilt offers tuition assistance to employees,spouses, and dependent children.
Commitmentto Equity, Diversity and Inclusion
Vanderbilt University is committed to achieving thegoal of a diverse and inclusive academic community of faculty, staff, andstudents. We seek individuals who are committed to this goal and our campusvalues.