The Association for the Developmentally Disabled
  • - Dahlberg Gibson Learning Center
  • Columbus, OH, USA
  • 13.74
  • Hourly
  • Full Time
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Ins, STD, LTD, 403(b)

Summary

The individualized education plans (IEP) for the children at Dahlberg/Gibson Learning Center, while maintaining a safe and positive classroom environment. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Participates as a member of the classroom team which may include participating in planning activities that support Individual Education Plans, communicating observed behavior, and maintaining written reports and records as required.
  • Assists the Intervention Specialist in following instructional plans and education plans.
  • Ensures the safety and well-being of the children by providing a clean and orderly classroom environment, taking all necessary precautions to protect the children.  Check the playground and other play areas to assure safe environments.
  • Assists the Intervention Specialist in maintaining classroom routines and behavior strategies that encourage the best possible student educational experience
  • Attends to the needs of the children upon their arrival and departure, toileting, feeding and administration of medicine if needed.
  • Participates in home visits
  • Works with a variety of professionals and staff.
  • Adjusts to new teaching methods, curriculum and behavior management as emerging trends are incorporated.
  • Respond quickly to support the teacher in maintaining a safe environment.
  • Understands the needs of the classroom and uses available resources to meet those needs.
  • Participates in obtaining professional knowledge and skill by attending and participating in required staff meetings, attending internal and external training and reading related literature. 

Essential Skills

  • Ability to effectively work as a member of a team.
  • Ability to plan, prioritize and problem solve.
  • High attention to detail and a high level of motivation, professionalism, trustworthiness and ethics.
  • High degree of patience, compassion and empathy
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to establish a rapport with young children.

  

Qualifications

  • A Bachelor's degree in a related field from an accredited university required.
  • One to three years of experience working with young children preferred.

 

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