School Teacher - Part time(25hrs) - Psychiatry -$2,500 bonus
Boston Children's Hospital
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
Internal Number: 66937BR
Job Summary This School Teacher will be responsible for:
Facilitating a classroom based environment for patients to achieve academic work for up to 2.5 hours/day
Obtaining course and curriculum materials from patients' schools and modifies according to patient age, learning abilities and behavioral needs.
Providing individualized classroom instruction in a full range of academic subjects for patients in grades 9 through grade 12.
Evaluating and selecting teaching materials.
Monitoring and assessing patients' academic performance and behavior and adjusts classroom structure, teaching methods and materials as needed.
Maintaining ongoing communication with patients' school guidance counselor and teacher(s).
Evaluating and reporting academic performance and related issues and works with school personnel to facilitate implementation of discharge plans.
Developing and maintaining supportive relationships with patients and families.
Identifying patients' specific needs and incorporates into patient care as appropriate.
Providing advocacy and initiates referral to services within the hospital and community as needed.
Working with multidisciplinary team in order to communicate patients' educational progress, address specific patient needs and issues and prepare and implement discharge plans.
Participating in team meetings, conferences and other interdisciplinary forums as appropriate.
Recording academic progress in patient medical record in accordance with established documentation standards.
Monitoring expenses and reimbursement, resolving errors and requesting adjustments as needed.
Maintaining program supply and equipment inventory, selects and initiates purchase of needed materials within established allotments.
Serving as a resource to department and unit staff in areas of expertise.
To qualify, you must have:
The knowledge of theories, principles, and concepts typically acquired through completion of Bachelor's Degree in Education and one to two years' experience
The analytical skills to resolve problems that require the use of basic scientific, mathematical, or technical principles.
Excellent communication skill in order to effectively deal with conflicting views or issues and mediate for solutions, or well-developed writing skills
Current State Department of Education teacher certification is required
** This position is eligible for an Employee Referral Bonus. ** *We are offering a "one time" sign bonus of $2,500.00.*
Boston Children's Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits including flexible schedules, affordable health, vision and dental insurance, child care and student loan subsidies, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition and certain License and Certification Reimbursement, cell phone plan discounts and discounted rates on T-passes. Experience the benefits of passion and teamwork.
Boston Children's Hospital is a 395-bed comprehensive center for pediatric health care. As one of the largest pediatric medical centers in the United States, Children's offers a complete range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age.