As an Assistant Teacher, you willplan and implement educational programs and vocational preparation and coachingactivities for individuals or special groups. In addition, you will communicateinformation relevant to the student and interns' education and development totheir parents/guardians.
Susan Gray School serves youngchildren with developmental disabilities and young children who are at risk fordevelopmental delay. The school has the distinction of being the firstnationally recognized inclusive preschool where typically developing childrenlearn alongside children with disabilities in an educational setting.
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.
Duties and Responsibilities
Provideseducational services in a manner consistent with compliance requirements.
Collaborates withclassroom team members to plan and implement daily curriculum and individualeducation plans.
Contributes toeducational assessments using measures appropriate for the child.
Develops andmaintains positive relationships with parents.
Mentors andsupports students working within the classroom environment.
Displays acommitment to the early childhood field.
Completesadditional responsibilities as assigned by the SGS administration.
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.