Special Education Individualized Community Support Specialist

Employer
The Pathways Schools
Location
Waldorf, MD
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Closes
Apr 21, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Hours
Full Time
Special Education Para-professional position The Pathways Schools operate academic and therapeutic school programs in the Washington, DC region for high school students with emotional and behavioral disabilities. CSS (Community Support Staff) . Teaching para-professional position working with one student as a teacher/tutor, mentor and job coach. . Coordinate lesson plans with certified special education teachers and behavioral support with licensed therapists at the main school site in Annapolis. . Work with the student takes place primarily in the community (Waldorf, MD area). Minimum Qualifications . Bachelor's Degree in education or a related field (such as criminal justice). Experience and Requirements . Experience with young adults in individual or group settings. Experience with students with emotional and behavioral disabilities is preferred. . A car, valid driver's license and safe driving record; . Patience; dependability. This is a full-time, 10-month position. At Pathways we are known for our small, supportive work environment. We believe our students can learn and become responsible, contributing members of their communities and we are dedicated to providing the individualized supports that enable them to succeed. We take a positive team approach in all that we do. Join us! Company Description: The Pathways Schools operate five therapeutic educational programs in Maryland's Anne Arundel, Montgomery, and Prince George's counties for students aged 11-21 who have emotional and behavioral disabilities.