Licensed Elementary School Teacher
Company: Youth Villages
Posted on: February 10, 2024
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assistanceCompany 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
New Salary IncreaseProgram 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, Georgia, and Oregon, 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
- Plan for individual and group activities to stimulate growth in
language, social, and other skills.
- Participate in training and in-service activities.
- Administer and interprets testing to determine academic
- Develop and uses a variety of teaching techniques.
- Produce lesson plans that reflect the individual educational
needs of students.
- 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
- Monday - Friday, 7:30am to 3:30pm.Additional 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
advancementSalary$56,000 - $57,000 / based off educationYears of
experience will be evaluated, $1,000 increase with each year (up to
RequirementsA Bachelor's degree in education with appropriate
certification is required (K-12 or K-8 or 6-8)Must obtain licensure
in TN within 90 days after the first day of employmentExperience in
special education or teaching experience in a clinical environment
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 scheduleBenefitsMedical, Dental, Prescription Drug
Coverage and Vision401(k)2 weeks paid vacation12 paid sick days per
year11 paid holidaysPaid Parental LeaveMileage & Cell Phone
Reimbursement (when applicable)Tuition reimbursement and licensure
supervisionGrowth & development through continuous trainingClinical
and administrative advancement opportunitiesYouth 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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