Description:Do you have what it takes to provide Woodworking instruction to young adults?
We are a therapeutic school for children with special needs and are seeking a compassionate and qualified Woodworking Project Trainer who loves to share their knowledge of the woodworking trade! This position will include interacting with our students in a classroom setting. We are looking for someone who is knowledgeable with various woodworking tools and equipment and is able to pass along that knoweldge to our young students while creating projects.
Qualified individuals will supplement instruction and supervise classroom activities. As a Project Trainer, you will provide intensive supervision and treatment of the youth while following an assigned curriculum, with the goal of teaching the students to conduct themselves appropriately in various settings, and to develop skills in adaptive behaviors that will promote healthy functioning.
Working at Devereux has its Advantages
You will work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need.We offer you the privilege of being able to work really closely with some of the most vulnerable people in our community to build on their strengths and truly make a contribution to an improvement in their lives as well as:
- A fun, fast paced and supportive environment with opportunities to learn and grow in the Behavioral Healthcare field.
- Being a part of an interactive team that includes; nursing, education, therapists, psychiatrists and you!
- The ability to have influence in our kid's treatment plans.
- The opportunity to teach at-risk youth valuable life skills.
Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health - Massachusetts and Rhode Island provides programs and services for children and adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorders. Located in Rutland, MA, this position is responsible for the safety and security of all youth as assigned and provides and ensures therapeutic interventions in a compassionate and safe environment.
Keywords: Woodworking, Vocational Trainer, Woodworking Technician, Youth Counselor, Direct Care Worker, Direct Care Counselor, Direct Service Worker, Group Care Worker, Direct Care Professional, Residential Counselor, Mental Health Associate, Mental Health Technician Qualifications:EDUCATION
: . Associate's Degree is preferred.EXPERIENCE:
Experience with woodworking and woodworking tools and equipment. Classroom experience is preferred.
Devereux requires all individuals interviewing for a position involving contact with children to complete The Diana Screen, a screening that assesses a candidate's understanding of appropriate boundaries between adults and children.