Part Time Certified Teacher |Small Classroom Setting
LearnWell is a company that provides educational services for students that are hospitalized and unable to attend school.
Our core values of integrity, constant improvement, and commitment, are represented in everything we do. If you want to work for a growing company that allows you to make a difference in the lives of children and encourages you to grow as a professional, then this position could be a great fit for you. We are currently looking for our next creative and passionate teacher to fill the role of behavior health teacher in Newark, NJ!
The position involves working with students in a small classroom setting to help support them academically while they are out of school and receiving treatment. These students are attending an inpatient program while they’re receiving treatment for a variety of mental concerns including development disability, Autism Spectrum Disorder, and other maladaptive disorders. Part of their structured day is to receive up to 2 hours of educational instruction. The students vary in age from 5-18 years old, and are broken down into smaller groups based on age. An average class size will be between 9-12 students.
Daily responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Teaching multiple classes in small group settings
• Creating lesson plans and obtaining school curriculum for each child
• Working with children on their individual school curriculum
• Communicating with hospital staff
• Updating daily attendance and creating daily session reports for each student
• Communicating with student’s teachers and schools about progress
Hourly rate for position is between $18.50/hr-$20/hr. This role is an 5 hour per day position that is for 10 months of the year. Your day will consist of 3 hours of instruction, and 2 hours of administrative time. The hours for the position will be 9:30AM-2:30PM, Monday through Friday.
You will have a very generous package of paid time off including vacation time, sick time, federal holiday, and paid school breaks. We also offer a generous benefits package partially paid by the company, paid family leave options, and an opportunity to contribute into a 401K after 3 months of employment.
New Jersey Standard Teaching Certificate (No Certificate of Eligibility or CEAS)
Must be comfortable working students K-12