Early Childhood Special Education Teacher Relief at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 10/18/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Per Diem
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
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  • Job Family
  • Travel
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

Job Description


Early Childhood Special Education Teacher AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

Location Address: 9100 W. 74th Street, Mission, KS 66204


Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

  • Received Magnet® recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center in January 2019
  • Providing faith-based, whole person care to Kansas City since 1962
  • Excellent health benefits, an onsite child care center and fitness facility  
  • Tuition reimbursement to support continuing education
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Largest health care provider in Johnson County with three campuses

Work Hours/Shift:

Relief – as needed


You Will Be Responsible For:

•    Conduct annual assessments of children on caseload and develops classroom goals for each child.

•    Teach individual children and groups of children with special needs and typically developing peers to develop maximum cognitive, communication, self-help, social, sensory processing, and motor skills.

•    Collaborate with other team members including physical, occupational, speech-language and music therapists as well as paraprofessionals and BCBA.

•    Oversee all aspects of the classroom including development of daily lesson plans, equipment needs, safety, etc.

•    Keep materials, toys, and equipment in classroom, playground, storage areas, etc. clean and organized.

•    Utilize Positive Behavior Supports in classroom.

•    Organize special events, field trips, etc. for children enrolled in the program.

•    Provide parent training and education individually and in a group setting.

•    Collaborate with director and social worker on individual child and family needs and accessing community resources.

•    Train and educate students, interns, volunteers, and patient’s family members.

•    Maintain a professional team relationship with co-workers by being considerate of workloads, assisting with duties, and being supportive toward their continued growth.

•    Communicate honestly and confront issues and problems in a private setting.

•    Respect each discipline’s expertise and knowledge; not question someone’s expertise in front of the patient/family.

•    Return phone calls and emails in a timely manner, and be punctual for scheduled work hours, meetings, and patient treatment.

•    Utilize computer access confidentially, appropriately and following HIPAA guidelines, including appropriate use of social media.

•    Complete all charges and documentation in accordance with department practice, policy and procedure in a timely fashion.

•    Provide quality patient care skills/procedures in a manner that takes into account the special needs of the patient, e.g., age, culture, learning ability, etc.

•    Demonstrate the initiative to learn and apply new processes and procedures by attending in-services, pertinent continuing education seminars, and reading professional journals and sharing that information with team members.

•    Report any equipment or maintenance problems and safety concerns to Office Coordinator and/or Manager.

•    Demonstrate the ability to prioritize and organize workload in an efficient and productive manner in the assigned work time.


What You Will Need:

•    Bachelor’s Degree

•          Kansas Teaching License or Provisional License for Early Childhood Special Education, Early Childhood Handicapped, or Early Childhood Unified


Job Summary:

The Early Childhood Special Education Teacher - Relief at Britain Development, an early intervention program for children from birth through six years of age with special needs, conducts individual and group treatment to assist young children with special needs and typically developing peers to develop maximum cognitive, social, self-help, communication, motor, and sensory processing skills.  S/he conducts annual assessments of children on caseload and develops classroom goals for each child.  S/he is accountable for practicing within the parameters of the Kansas Department of Education, and all regulatory standards and established policies, protocols, and procedures.  The Early Childhood Special Education Teacher demonstrates leadership/management skills and a commitment to professional accountability and growth. The Early Childhood Special Education Teacher – Relief serves as a role model for the mission, vision and values of AdventHealth

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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