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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.

Teacher Associate

Job ID 19000VP5
Teacher Associate
Primary Location: United States-IL-ILMt. Prospect
Function:Training Education Services

Teacher's Associate
NeuroRestorative Academy- Mt. Prospect, IL




Works one-on-one with an assigned student under the direction of a teacher and adjusts delivery of instruction and learning activities accordingly.




To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to satisfactorily perform each essential function listed below.

  • Instructs students in a teacher’s absence, using the Behavior Management techniques to promote a smooth functioning classroom.

  • Utilizes various teaching techniques when working with students on a one-on-one basis. Monitors student’s learning behavior progress.

  • Instructs students when a teacher is involved in a team meeting or parent conference.

  • Keeps on-going records of all students receiving one-on-one instruction and assists teachers and students in record keeping.

  • Assists teachers on educational field trips.

  • Participates as a member of the treatment team.

  • Attends all staff meetings, and training opportunities provided by the agency.

  • Uses behavior management system effectively with all students and works effectively with teachers to resolve conflict situations.

  • Supports the teachers in the growth of student academic work.

  • Provides for “On-Call” coverage on a rotating basis.

  • Performs other related duties and activities as required.


Education and Experience: 

  • Must be 21 years of age.
  • Holds a high school diploma or its recognized equivalent (GED)
  • Has met one of the following requirements
    • Holds an associate degree or higher from a regionally accredited institution of higher education
    • Completed at least 60 semester hours of credit from a regionally accredited institution of higher education (excluding remedial coursework)
    • Scored 460 or higher on the ParaPro Test and has an official report from the Educational Testing Service
    • Presents evidence of earning the following scores on the Work Keys test: Reading for Information: 4, Writing/Business Writing: 3, and Applied Mathematics: 4.


External and internal applicants, as well as position incumbents who become disabled, must be able to perform the essential job functions either unaided or with assistance of a reasonable accommodations to be determined on a case by case basis.

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