Life Skills Trainer works direct 1:1 with individuals with Developmental Disabilities
The Life Skills Trainer (CLST) will be assigned to individuals with Developmental/Intellectual Disabilities, between the ages of 5-21. In some cases, these individuals may be over 21 and have aged out of Special Education Services.
Responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to, direct 1:1 instruction, conducting assessments, generating Vocational Assessment Summaries complete with post-secondary goals and parent training on effective strategies necessary to increase life skill independence of the learner
The Life Skills Trainer will work in conjunction with a treatment team, the student and their family. The team will implement goals, as well as analyze the progress and effectiveness of treatment and programming.
This is a great opportunity for Special Education Teachers that have experience working with older learners.
This is a part time fee for service position.
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To speak with a Talent Acquisition Specialist please call 718-264-1640
About New York Therapy Placement Services, Inc.:
New York Therapy Placement Services, Inc. has been a leader in the educational/healthcare services arena for over 30 years. Founded in 1986, the company plays an integral part in both the public and private health care sectors. NYTPS is a multidisciplinary agency, with placements available for Occupational Therapists, Physical Therapists, Speech Language Pathologists, LCSW's, LMHC's, Psychologists (PHD and PsyD), School Psychologists and Special Education Teachers and Behavior Analysts. Our placements include a wide variety of setting such as, but not limited to, preschools, schools, home care, nursing homes, long and short term care facilities. We are proud of our reputation of excellence and commitment to providing services in compliance with local, state and federal guidelines. We pride ourselves in working with only the most experienced clinicians that are interested in making a difference in the lives of others.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer AA/M/F/D/V
NYTPS/NYTPSSP complies with federal and state disability laws and makes reasonable accommodations for applicants and employees with disabilities. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application process, to perform essential job functions and/or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment.