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Living Resources CareerNext Teacher  in Capital Region, New York

CareerNext Teacher

EOE StatementWe are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Description

Full Time Fall 2021 Semester:35-40 Hours/week

Monday-Thursday, 11am-7pm and Friday, 11am-3pm

CareerNext at SUNY Schenectady offers personalized academic and residential support for students with Autism and learning differences. It is focused on helping students who need guidance successfully complete an accredited Associates Degree or Career Certificate. The CareerNext Teacher, will assist the students with prioritizing and organizing responsibilities within their SUNY SCCC Courses, but they will also be accountable for teaching weekly workshops to the enrolled CareerNext students that focus on developing skills and habits that will allow them to live independently. These workshops include, but are not limited to: travel navigation and community activities, cooking skills, and residential lessons. A portion of some weekdays will be expected that the CareerNext Teacher will push into the evenings at the Dorms of College Suites to assist with academic and residential support.

Exempt/Non-ExemptNon-Exempt

Full-Time/Part-TimeFull-Time

LocationLiving Resources Corp

Position Requirements

  • Must have a valid NYS Driver’s License

  • Associate’s degree required, Bachelor’s degree preferred

  • Previous supervisory experience

  • Previous tutoring experience, preferred

  • Previous higher education experience, preferred

  • Understanding of individuals with developmental disabilities, previous experience highly preferred

  • Familiar with appropriate accommodations for students at the Post-Secondary Level.

  • Knowledge of CDTA buses and experience riding, preferred

  • Professional level of communication skills

  • Ability to work autonomously

Benefits:

We offer great benefits including Paid Training, Health (No Deductible CDPHP), Dental & Vision Insurance, Payment In Lieu of Health Insurance, Tuition Assistance, Retirement Programs and we have a Free On-Site Fitness Center in our main office in Albany!

This position is currently accepting applications.

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