Are you an educator that wants to address students needs beyond education? Alexander Youth Network is looking for a teacher for an opportunity in our Structured Day Treatment program.
Why Join Alexander Youth Network?
Founded in 1888, Alexander Youth Network is the leading provider of children's mental and behavioral health in North Carolina and serves over 10,000 children and youth adults annually. Headquartered in Charlotte with service locations in the central, western, and Southern Piedmont regions of the state, Alexander combined a variety of treatment programs into a complete Service Array, to meet the need of our clients - wherever they are.
Our services include:
In addition to our mental health services, our programs under The Relatives (Mecklenburg) and Youth Focus (Guilford) serve youth and young adults in crisis through transitional living programs, crisis centers, a resource center in Charlotte, and a maternity home in Greensboro.
To learn more about services, please visit www.alexanderyouth.network.org.
What you would do:
The Day Treatment Teacher provides teaching instruction for middle and high school aged students with serious emotional and behavioral problems in learning.
The Day Treatment Teacher has three main roles:
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITES. Other duties may be assigned.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
Bachelor's Degree in Education Required. Focus in Early Childhood education or Special Education preferred.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
Must be licensed teacher for NC schools or must complete licensure within 1 year of hire. At least two years of experience working directly with the children's mental health population preferred.
Must have ability to conduct, interpret, and translate educational assessments. Qualified Mental Health Professional credentialing is preferred.
Alexander youth network provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment and complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.