Permit Alternative License Teacher
Company: Youth Villages
Posted on: February 10, 2024
Company OverviewYouth Villages has been a national leader in the
implementation of research-based treatment philosophies in the
field of children's mental and behavioral health. Our commitment to
helping troubled children and their families find success spans 30+
years and includes a comprehensive array of programs and services.
-If you are looking for a positive career move where you are
meeting the challenges of life and striving to make a positive
difference, then Youth Villages is the place for you. We are
looking for people with a strong sense of purpose and focus to
continually build confidence in yourself and our organization.
Program OverviewYouth Villages' Residential Treatment programs
serve children with emotional and behavioral problems. - Our
residential campuses provide the setting for an intensive treatment
program that combines the unique balance of structure and freedom.
This enables children and their families to identify, understand
and cope with their individual needs and develop the skills
necessary to succeed in less restrictive settings. - We have three
different types of facilities-Intensive Residential Centers, Open
Campuses, and Group Homes. - Located in Tennessee -and Georgia, all
of these facilities utilize the Re-Education of Emotionally
Disturbed Children therapy model (Re-Ed). The majority of these
youth attend the fully accredited schools which are located on our
residential treatment campuses.The Permit Alternative License (PAL)
Teacher will have the ability to act as teacher and be responsible
for instruction of students in classroom setting under approved
Permit authorized by Department of Education.Position Overview
- Ability to plan for individual and group activities to
stimulate growth in language, social, and other skills.
- Ability to supervise and design individualized educational
programs as well as programs directed toward the development of
independent living skills.
- Participate in training and in-service activities.
- Administer and interprets testing to determine academic
- Develop and uses a variety of teaching techniques.
- Ability to produce lesson plans that reflect the individual
educational needs of students.
- Ability to write Individual Education Plans (IEP) when
- Prepare reports in compliance with school guidelines.
- Maintain progress notes, attendance records, and grade scores
in a timely manner.
- Other essential duties as needed.
- Candidates may have the opportunity to teach in specialized
subjectsAdditional InformationSmall Class Sizes to allow more one
on one attention to individual students and their educational
needs. The standard Youth Villages class size ranges from 8-15
children. Tuition & Licensure reimbursement, and training for your
career growth and advancementOur schools operate year-roundPlease
note all Permit Alternative License (PAL) Teachers are evaluated on
a year to year basis.Salary$50.000 - $51,000 / / based on education
RequirementsA Bachelor's degree is requiredMust be enrolled in
Teacher Education ProgramExperience in a classroom setting is
requiredExperience as a lead teacher is preferredExperience working
with at-risk youth a major plusExperience working with youth is
requiredExcellent written, verbal, and oral skillsAbility to manage
multiple priorities simultaneouslyBasic computer knowledgeAbility
to maintain a flexible scheduleExperience growth and development
through our continuous training, as well as tuition and licensure
reimbursement, or pursue opportunities to advance both clinically
and administratively with Youth Villages.Additional
BenefitsMedical, Dental, Prescription Drug Coverage and
VisionRetirement Savings Pension Plan401 (2)2 weeks paid vacation12
paid sick days per year11 paid holidaysPaid Parental LeaveMileage &
Cell Phone Reimbursement (when applicable)Youth Villages is an
equal opportunity employer and provides equal employment
opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and
prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard
to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability
status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation,
gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic
protected by federal, state or local laws. -Youth Villages is
committed to not only advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion in
the workplace but also in our work with children and young adults.
We know that children, families and young people of color can face
inequity in child welfare and justice systems, and we train our
employees to build the skills they need to work with the
communities that we serve, as well as, other employees from
different cultures and backgrounds. Youth Villages is opposed to
racism in any of its forms and is committed to inclusion, equity,
and diversity. We believe that respect for each other is crucial in
the work that we do each day.
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