Ivy Street School ( learn more )

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Job Details

  • Job ID: 2900656
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Re-posted : July 1, 2019
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

Ivy Street School is a 766 Special Education School located in a residential neighborhood in Brookline, two blocks from Boston University. We serve adolescents ages 13-22 who have acquired brain injuries, autism spectrum and behavioral health disabilities.
We are seeking a bright, and energetic individual with excellent interpersonal skills to work as a Teaching Assistant in the classroom, under the supervision of the classroom teacher, assisting in the teaching of basic life skills, academic, language and cognitive skills, implementing behavior management plans and participating in the development of lesson plans. CPI training and orientation is provided and some of our students have behaviors that require occasional physical restraints or standing holds.

We are searching for part-time and Relief Teaching Assistants. The hours are varied between Monday-Friday from 7:30 AM to 3:30 PM

This position offers excellent experience for someone interested in pursuing a career in special education, psychology, social work or any human service field.

-Driver's license and clean driving record.
-Current CPR and First Aid certificates, or ability to become certified upon hire.
-Some holiday shifts required.
-Previous experience preferred, but not required.
-BA/BS in related field strongly preferred.

Visit our website! www.ivystreetschool.org

Ivy Street is committed to workplace diversity, and candidates of all backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
  • Position Type: Part-time
  • Positions Available: 3
  • Job Categories : Classroom Teacher > Middle Grades
    Classroom Teacher > Alternative Learning Environment
    Instructional Support > Substitute: Paraprofessional
    Instructional Support > Substitute: Teachers
    Special Education > Alternative Learning Environment
    Special Education > Autism
    Special Education > Emotionally Disabled
    Special Education > General Special Education
    Special Education > Life Skills
    Special Education > Mild/Moderate Disabilities
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Ivy Street School is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • No experience required
    • Bachelor degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Contact Information

    • Salloway, Leah
    • 200 Ivy Street
    • Brookline, Massachusetts 02446

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