Part-Time, Certified Secondary Teacher - GenPsych

posted 8/9/12

GenPsych is currently seeking part-time, certified secondary teachers for our various New Jersey locations.

GenPsych is a provider of top quality outpatient psychiatric and substance abuse services dedicated to helping children, adults, and their families restore and maintain emotional and physical health outside of a hospital setting.

REPORTS TO: Educational Specialist

JOB GOAL: To ensure that students enrolled in GenPsych Partial Day Program are provided with an ongoing educational program.

PERFORMANCE DUTIES:

1. Instruction

a) Works with the school district, the pupil's teacher(s) and members of the Special Services Department to assess the educational needs and the physical and learning capabilities of those students requiring instruction.

b) Meets with each assigned student per schedule to provide instruction.

c) Assumes responsibility for obtaining textbooks and other teaching materials necessary for homebound instruction through the procedures established by GenPsych.

d) Assesses, on an ongoing basis, student strengths and weaknesses, and provides appropriate activities to address student needs.

2. Student Management

a) Facilitates a positive and orderly environment for learning.

b) Files written progress reports on each assigned student with the

student's parents or guardians, and with their regular teacher or teachers.

c) Keeps, maintains, and files such reports and records as may be required, including attendance reports, case evaluation, and the like.

3. Instructional Planning

a) Coordinates, with the advice of student's regular teacher or teachers, an instructional program for each assigned student

b) Coordinates with the pupil's teacher(s) and with the guidance department personnel the ongoing evaluation of the pupil including providing grades when appropriate.

Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS:

1. Holds a Bachelor's Degree in Education

2. Possesses valid New Jersey Teaching Certificate

3. Special Education Certification required.

4. Demonstrates skill in interpersonal relations.

5. Successfully completes required criminal history check

6. Proof of U.S. Citizenship or legal resident alien status

7. Experience in school setting preferred but not required.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

            Pay Rate: $45 hour

            Hours: M-F 9am12pm (15 hours per week)

            Locations: Bridgewater, Brick, Lawrenceville

            Contact:  Melissa Langford, Education Specialists  mlangford@genpsych.com