Miami Cerebral Palsy Residential Services, Inc.
MCP has immediate openings for part-time teacher positions working 20 hours per week for our Adult
Basic Education program (ABE); this is a seasonal position in keeping with Miami Dade County Public
School calendar with no summer work (Monday – Friday 9:00am – 1:00pm). The ABE
program strives to provide and develop warm nurturing relationships, and personal
outcomes which is individualized, and guided by the needs of each student. The ABE program
integrates programs focusing on self-help skills, functional adult education skills, money
management, communication, and sensory stimulation and enhancement. The environment is
designed to enhance the individual's desire to learn and to build relationships that promote positive
self-identity, progress, social skills, and community integration.
The facility Administrator will oversee the operations and staffing of the facility; the Qualified Intellectual
Development Professional (QIDP) will work with the teachers and interdisciplinary team to provide
enriching programs and activities. The teacher will be part of a dynamic and diverse multi-ethnic
inter-disciplinary team including physical therapist, an occupational therapist, speech pathologist,
dietitian, psychologist, residential and nursing staff.
Position requires a Bachelor’s degree in Special Education and/or in the Human Services field; or
non-degreed with 6 or more years of verified full-time experience in the
developmental disability field in an educational, home economics, or human services setting.
Job related competencies:
honesty/integrity, highly organized, follow-through on
commitments, persistence, proactivity, calm under pressure, strategic thinking/visioning,
creativity/innovation, enthusiasm, listening skills, pro-active communication, and persuasion.
As part of the hiring process, applicants will be required to also apply concurrently with
Miami Dade County Public Schools. MCP requires all of its employees to be eligible under the AHCA
Clearing House Level II background investigation. MCP will be responsible for the cost of
fingerprinting associated for the level II clearance.
Miami Cerebral Palsy Residential Services, Inc. (MCP) is an equal opportunity employer. MCP is
committed to the spirit and letter of all federal, state and local laws and
regulations pertaining to equal opportunity.
Applicants must apply on-line at www.mcprs.org