JHU is looking for an energetic, flexible, and motivated teacher needed to work full-time with a young adult with autism. Teachers work on a multi-disciplinary team with specialists in autism, special education, speech-language pathology, fitness, art, and behavior analysis to address communication, academic, daily living, vocational, and leisure skills in home, educational, and community settings in and around New York City, Connecticut, and via Zoom.
All team members are expected to contribute to program development by working together to create new educational, vocational, and social opportunities for this individual, and for a small group of others with related conditions. The ideal candidate willingly accepts responsibility, takes initiative, can work autonomously, and sees tasks through to completion with creative approaches and a “can do” attitude. We are looking for dynamic professionals who want to use their time and talent to evolve our organization in collaboration with the team to create and maintain new educational, vocational, and social activities for young adults on the autism spectrum, particularly those at Level 3. Experience working with learners with autism and/or significant communicative impairments is preferred. Adherence to strict COVID-19 prevention protocols is required until further notice.
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Classified Title: Instructional Therapist Working Title: Teacher Role/Level/Range: ACRP/03/MB Starting Salary Range: $38,920-$53,520 (commensurate with experience)Employee group: Full Time Schedule: 5 days per week/8 hours per dayExempt Status: Exempt Location: 01-NY:New York Department name: 10003516-SOM Neuro Cognitive Neurology Personnel area: School of Medicine
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