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Miami Cerebral Palsy Residential Services, Inc.   Miami, FL   Full-time     Education
Posted on August 24, 2021
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Miami Cerebral Palsy Residential Services, Inc.

 

Teacher

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.

Qualifications: 

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

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