Connections for Kids ( learn more )

Portland, Maine ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 2853339
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Re-posted : September 20, 2018
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

Become a part of our rapidly growing company where you can shape the future of the clients we serve!
Our Section 28 team supports children with Autism, Aspergers and other developmental delays to gain the skills needed to be independent in their homes and communities. You will be working one-on-one with children and families as an essential member of the treatment team, helping them build daily living, social, communication, and safety skills.

-20+ hours weekly with a flexible schedule of afterschool and weekend hours.

-In house trainings for BHP Certification, First Aid, CPR and Safety Care

-Regular Supervision and leadership staff

-Competitive Pay

-Room to grow in our always growing company

-High School Diploma or equivalent, Clean Driving and Background Checks.

Valid drivers license with good driving record; Proof of auto insurance; CPR, FA and Safety-Care training required (will train); Strong communication skills, both written and verbal; Ability to work as a team player; Experience working with MR and autism; Creative and caring; Able to be organized and to prioritize workload. Ability to meet deadlines; Self-motivated.
Reliable transportation is a must.

Paid trainings

BHP certification (will train); High school degree required.

TO APPLY: Please email a resume and Cover Letter to

  • Position Type: Part-time
  • Positions Available: 3
  • Salary: $ 14 Per Hour
  • Job Categories : Classroom Teacher > Alternative Learning Environment
    Special Education > Alternative Learning Environment
    Special Education > Autism
    Special Education > Behavior Specialist / EBD
    Special Education > Emotionally Disabled
    Special Education > General Special Education
    Special Education > Learning Disabled
    Special Education > Life Skills
    Special Education > Mild/Moderate Disabilities
    Special Education > Multiple Disabilities
  • Job Requirements

    • -High School Diploma required
      -BHP Certified (paid training available),
      -Valid drivers license with good driving record,
      -Reliable transportation,
      -Proof of auto insurance,
    • No experience required
    • High School/Trade School degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Contact Information

    • Dacia Lukas , Human Resources
    • 100 Gannett Drive South
    • Portland, Maine 04106
    • Phone: (207) 854-1030 x 1017
    • Fax: 207-899-4623
    • Email: click here

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