Job Information

AdventHealth Paraprofessional Britain Development in Shawnee, Kansas

Description

All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:

  • Benefits from Day One

  • Paid Days Off from Day One

  • Student Loan Repayment Program

  • Career Development

  • Whole Person Wellbeing Resources

  • Mental Health Resources and Support

Our promise to you:

Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.

Schedule: Part time 16 hours per week

Shift : Monday/Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday afternoons

Location: BE Smith Family Center

The community you’ll be caring for:

At AdventHealth Shawnee Mission, formerly Shawnee Mission Medical Center, you're more than just a number on a chart. You're a whole person, who functions best when physically, emotionally, and spiritually fit. Find whole-person care, dedicated teams and staff, and a wide variety of medical services, all at our hospital in Shawnee Mission, Kansas.

The role you’ll contribute:

Britain Development is an early intervention program for children from birth through six years of age with special needs. The paraprofessional assists the teachers, therapists, and other team members to support the overall function of the department. The paraprofessional works closely with the staff to support the children in their classroom and therapeutic environments

The value you’ll bring to the team:

  • Provide direct support to children under the supervision of the ECSE, PT, OT, SLP, MT, and BCBA to assist children to develop maximum cognitive, communication, self-help, social, motor, and sensory processing skills.

  • Assist with self-care routines including diapering, feeding, toilet training, and hand washing.

  • Assist classroom teachers to prepare materials and equipment, organize the classroom and storage areas.

  • Assist with maintaining and ordering of supplies.

  • Substitute for teachers and/or paraprofessionals when they are absent.

  • Participate in therapy sessions and parent conferences as appropriate

Qualifications

The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:

  • Minimum qualifications : High School Diploma or Equivalent

  • Preferred qualifications: 1-2 years of position related experience

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

Category: Education

Organization: AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

Schedule: 1 - Day

Shift: AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

Req ID: 22019991

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.