JobID 102 : Job Coach (#326713)

Posted 7 days ago
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Alexander Leigh Center for Autism (ALCA) is a year round therapeutic day school serving students with autism, both verbal and non verbal, ages 3-21. We provide services in both individual, group and community based settings.


We have immediate positions available. Our job coaches work with classroom teachers to deliver direct instruction to students in the areas of academics, communication, life skills, occupational therapy and pre vocation. This position requires taking and interpreting data and behavior intervention plans.


The position requires an Illinois paraprofessional certificate or Illinois Substitute Teacher License (Type 39).


The best fit candidate is passionate about autism and wants to learn methodologies to teaching skill sets as well as reducing maladaptive behaviors. ALCA provides instruction to our students in Applied Behavior Analysis Methodology.


Come join our team where the rewards for your efforts are measured by changing the lives of children.


This is a full time position. M-F 8:15am-4pm, one day until 4:30pm. Salary + benefits (including approx 8 paid weeks off per year, 50/50 group health and short term disability insurances, continuing education, group dental and vision available).


13 week training program and opportunities for advancement.


To find out more or to apply, send your resume and cover letter to Cynthia.


Job Type: Full-time


Required experience:

  • autism: 1 year

Required license or certification:

  • Illinois Paraprofessional or Type 39