Small Group Instruction |Behavioral Health 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 very excited to be partnering with a new hospital facility in the Washington, DC area! We are looking to bring on board a passionate teacher to assist with our adolescent units!
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. We will working on 3 different units within this facility, and the units are broken down by age groups. The students vary in age from 10-18 years old. You will mostly be working with adolescents but there is a possibility that a student aged 10-13 will be within the classroom. 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
Many of these tasks involve using LearnWell’s custom created database (SalesForce), MS Word, and electronic communication.
Hourly rate for position is between $20-$22/hr. This role is an 8 hour per day position that is for 10 months of the year. Your day will consist of 5 hours of instruction, and 3 hours of administrative time.
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.