Medical Assistant Specialist in our Outplacement Programs

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LEARN has full time openings for energetic Medical Assistant Specialists  in our Special Education classrooms located in our Outplacment Programs in Southeastern Connecticut. This position works with a dedicated classroom team to provide appropriate school-based services and assist with the physical needs of students. Training in Safety Care techniques is provided. 

General Responsibilities:

  • Assist students with disabilities in participating in activities of daily living such as dressing, eating, hygiene, managing bathroom needs and other health responsibilities.
  • Review, understand and implement assigned duties pertaining to the individualized healthcare plans
  • Lift up to 50 lbs when necessary. Including for purposes of transferring students to change position and personal care needs.
  • Utilize Program Change procedures including communication with teacher and BCBA regarding special information about individual students (as needed).
  • Supervise and assist students in all settings specified on their educational plan.

Qualifications:  High School diploma required. Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) or Medical Assistant (MA) certificate or equivalent training preferred. First aide/CPR training required. Experience working with children with autism or emotional/behavioral challenges and their families preferred. Qualified Applicants should apply online at http://www.learn.k12.ct.us/?DivisionID=9118 (under Student Support Services) EOE.

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LEARN Regional Educational Service Center

44 Hatchetts Hill Road , Old Lyme, CT 06371
 

At the following locations

Student Support Services

44 Hatchetts Hill Rd , Old Lyme, CT 06371