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Special Education Teacher Assistant

Company: The Baby Fold / Hammitt School
Location: Normal
Posted on: October 11, 2019

Job Description:

Special Education Teacher Assistant, full-time (2019/20 school year)You can be part of a special team dedicated to helping children and strengthening the community by working at Hammitt School.Hammitt School is a premier special education facility serving 40 school districts throughout Illinois. It's parent organization, The Baby Fold, was established in 1902 and supports life-changing programs ranging from adoption assistance and foster care to special education, through our Hammitt School and early childhood advocacy programs that give children a healthy start in life.Hammitt School students are referred by their public schools because they require a higher degree of attention and care. Our students have emotional and behavioral challenges that cannot be addressed sufficiently in a public school setting and/or Autism. As a Teacher Assistant you will support our Teacher Therapists to help each student learn and thrive in the classroom.As a Teacher Assistant, called Teacher Therapist Assistants internally, you will receive a great deal of training and support and you work collaboratively with the certified classroom teachers on behalf of the students.--Your Benefits include medical insurance, dental insurance, vision, 403B retirement matching plan, tuition reimbursement, school day hours, school calendar schedule, positive team environments, meaningful work, and training in Therapeutic Crisis Intervention (TCI), first aid, and CPRThis position is full-time, from 8:00 A.M. to 3:30 P.M., Monday through Friday and follows a traditional school calendar. Located in Normal, IL, Hammitt School has three locations: 612 Oglesby Avenue, 108 E Willow St, and 403 Kay Drive.Job description:As a Teacher Assistant working with a Certified Teacher Therapist, you will be able to:--Help plan, coordinate, evaluate, and implement a curriculum that meets the individualized needs of each student. These plans directly related to each child's Individualized Educational Plan. The Teacher Assistant provides classroom instruction under the direction of certified teaching staff to allow for greater individualizationImplement social skills training and integrates our social skills curriculum throughout the day.Assist with classroom coverage needs, primarily for the lead Teacher Therapist and may include coverage for other staff positions within the wing.Work with the teacher therapist in a team teaching capacity. Cooperates with the administrative/supervisory and support staff in planning for and scheduling programming and/or services for the students and/or their families.Help create a positive and safe educational environment for students and promote individual learning, growth, and development. Implements the behavioral treatment program according to each child's guidelines. Learns how to de-escalate potential and/or actual crises.Under the direction of the Teacher Therapist, collect, prepare and present behavioral and academic data on each child in the classroom. Assess student performance levels (behavioral and academic) and recommends appropriate goals and objectives in the IEP staffing process.Assist with the development of lesson plans that reflect best practices in specialized educational instruction.Keep abreast of current trends and developments in the area of special education and provides expertise in long-range planning for school programs.Inventories and orders supplies according to guidelines and within the classroom budget.May assist with supervision and evaluation of university special education students, junior practicum students and/or expressive therapists.Coordinate and provide transportation for field trips, including driving agency vehicles as needed.?Successful candidate qualifications: A Bachelor's degree is required. A Bachelor's degree in education or a related field is strongly preferred; however, we consider training passionate candidates with degrees in other fields.Substitute Teacher licensure with the Illinois State Board of Education Substitute is required or you must have the ability to obtain that licensure upon hire.Classroom experience teaching art, music, or technology desired as is previous experience working in a public or private special education program.Apply at this link to be a part of something special!

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