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From clinicians to program managers to direct care staff, our employees make a difference every day. Our talented team provides subacute and post-acute rehabilitation services to individuals with brain, spinal cord, and medically complex injuries, illnesses, and other challenges. And as a part of The MENTOR Network — a national network of local health and human services providers—NeuroRestorative’s employees are part of a growing organization that’s been at the forefront of providing innovative, community-based care for more than 30 years.

Special Education Teacher

Job ID 20000Q68
Description
Special Education Teacher
Primary Location: United States-IL-ILCarbondale
Function:Clinical

Special Education Teacher - Carbondale, IL.

Due to the essential services we provide, we continue to accept applications and fill open positions in our residential programs. 
To be sure we extend that concern to our recruitment process, we will be leveraging digital capabilities to meet virtual and continue to recruit top talent at Neurorestorative, a partner of The Mentor Network. Due to the public health concerns regarding COVID-19 as your application progresses, you will be asked to participate in virtual interviews using one of our digital tools.  Our recruitment team will provide further details to assist you in your recruitment journey. 
Thank you for your flexibility and understanding as we focus on the safety and well-being of those we serve, as well as, others.

Description

Neurorestorative provides on-site and alternative/additional educational services to adolescent program participants in a cognitive retraining and education setting in accordance with their rehabilitation program.
 
Essential Job Functions

 

  • Provides quality educational services for adolescents
  • Provides educational assistance to program participants at their academic placement.
  • Coordinates carry-over strategies developed by the cognitive or trans-disciplinary team.
  • Attends weekly clinical team meetings with the communication/cognition team.
  • Completes all necessary documentation such as service summaries, reports, billing slips, etc.
  • Supervises and assists in development and implementation of curriculum.
  • Develops methods of evaluating student progress.
  • Meets with parents and students to seek solutions to problems.
  • Implements policy and procedure of the classroom environment.
  • Attends all mandatory training
  • Other duties as assigned

 



Qualifications:
Requirements:
  • Master Degree in Special Education, LD/BD, Bachelor’s in Education
  • Minimum, one year in classroom or tutorial settings. Experience with special  populations preferred 
  • Ability to communicate effectively (verbal & written) with staff and families, outside constituents, and program participants
  • Good documentation skills and report writing skills
  • Knowledge of therapeutic programming for neurologically impaired adults
  • Knowledge of trans-disciplinary rehabilitation treatment approach
  • Ability to actively participate in research
  • Must have LBSI certificate in Illinois


Founded in 1980, The MENTOR Network is a national network of local human services providers offering an array of quality, community-based services in more than 36 states to adults and children with intellectual and developmental disabilities, brain and spinal cord injuries and other catastrophic injuries and illnesses, and to youth with emotional, behavioral and medically complex challenges as well as their families.
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