Adult Education Instructor (GED)
Primary Location: United States-MD-MDBaltimore
Function:Training Education Services
As a GED Teacher you will provide classroom instruction; coordinate lessons with direction from the identified Manager, Supervisor or IEP (Individualized Educational Program).
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
- Develop, establish and implement the lesson plans
- Provide classroom instruction for adult basic education and the GED program
- Administer and document all program assessments and update accurately meeting designated timelines.
- Maintain confidential client records/files and keep all child and family information confidential.
- Design, implement, and adapt activities for language, cognitive, fine and gross motor, sensory, self-help, and social/emotional development, for each individual child utilizing best practices.
- Log all phone and face-to-face contacts with the family and their Infant Service Coordinator. Complete and submit all required program and client paperwork accurately and in a timely manner
- Protect children and family rights and fulfill the responsibilities of a mandated reporter of suspected child abuse/neglect.
- Maintain personal calendar, meet timelines, complete tasks and allow flexibility in scheduling so as to accompany the Coordinator on initial visits.
- Monitor, document and share the child’s progress with the family and Coordinator. Communicate and collaborate effectively with families and all professionals, both verbally and in writing.
- Abide by all program policies and other Creative Home Programs/Mentor guidelines as set forth in the Teacher/Employee Handbook, and any amendments presented hereafter.
- B.A. degree in Liberal Arts required
- Previous work in education in some capacity required
- Exceptional communication skills – managing the classroom and relaying information to families
- Ability to establish trust with youth and young adults
- Ability to tailor approach and style to best respond to needs of students
Bring your educational passion, skills, and experience to The MENTOR Network to make a positive difference in the mission-driven work we do every day.
We offer a rewarding work environment with some of the best co-workers you could ask for with growth opportunities across our Network. We offer competitive pay, paid time off, holiday pay, and health benefits within a dynamic work environment where no day is ever the same as the next.
Founded in 1980, The MENTOR Network is a national network of local human services providers with ~30,000 employees serving ~30,000 people in 35 states. We offer an array of quality, community-based services to adults, children, and seniors, with intellectual and developmental disabilities, acquired brain injury and other catastrophic injuries and illnesses and to youth with emotional, behavioral and medically complex challenges as well as their families.
With opportunities from coast to coast, when you join The MENTOR Network, you'll make a difference every day and help to provide quality of life enhancing services to individuals across the country.
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