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Current Employment Opportunities

Special Instructor / Birth to Three - Per Diem

Salary: $26.07 hourly

Responsibilities:

  • Design and implement, through a transdisciplinary model, a therapeutic play group for children ages birth to 5 with and without special needs.
  • Serve as Case Manager to assigned case load and coordinator children's services. This may include, but is not limited to: providing physical and crisis interventions; teaching and advocacy.
  • Coordinate, develop and implement home visits for special instruction services.
  • Coordinate PT, OT and S/L services of assigned team therapists.
  • Track and follow through on all periodic reviews in accordance with Birth to Three and Kennedy Center policies.
  • Work to be performed in a pre-school classroom and home environments which will include sitting on the floor and being outdoors.
Hours: on-call / flexible schedule

Requirements:

  • Bachelors Degree in Special Education, Masters Degree preferred.
  • Bilingual preferred.
  • Certification from State Department of Education in Special Education. Endorsement O65, 112 or 113 required.
  • Experience with children/families and early intervention services preferred.
  • Experience working with culturally diverse population.
  • Valid Drivers License. Must pass driving test both written and road and maintain a satisfactory driving record.
  • You are required to be in possession of a car on site during your entire shift to transport yourself and/or consumers to community sites in all weather conditions and throughout all neighborhoods.
  • Must have physical endurance/skills to participate in playgroup environment for up to 90 minutes.
Contact info:
Human Resources
Fax: 203-371-1479
hr@kennedyctr.org