New City, NY
Seasonal, 6/26/19 through 8/9/19 (35 hours weekly 8:30am – 4:00pm) Program closed on 7/4/19
Build a brighter future…For those with special needs AND for yourself!
Since 1947, Jawonio has advanced the independence, well-being and equality for people with disabilities and special needs. We take tremendous pride in making a positive difference in the lives of the individuals and families whom we support and now we’re looking for a compassionate and caring person who wants to enrich their own life and the lives of others by working alongside a talented team of professionals in a working environment of personal accountability, mutual respect and most of all a true sense of teamwork.
Our Summer Education Programis a very special and exciting opportunity to become a part of a dynamic and talented team working with very extraordinary students. As a Teacher’s Aide Aide you will provide a broad range of physical assistance to an assigned student (age 5-21), including in his/her personal needs such as toileting, changing diapers, cleaning, washing, etc. You will also assist the teacher in monitoring the student’s behavior and carrying out behavioral intervention plans and academic instruction as directed. The Teacher’s Aide will accompany the student into the pool and possibly to therapy sessions.
Education/Experience: High school or equivalent plus two years of college completed and/or experience working with children/students up to age 21.
- Remain current in all required trainings.
- Must be cleared and maintain acceptable record under the state mandated criminal background check process.
- Must be clear and maintain an acceptable record under the Medicaid Fraud & Abuse clearance process.