BEHAVIOR SPECIALIST- SPECIAL EDUCATION
Entheos Academy is a Service Learning school that uses the EL Education model to focus on student achievement in three areas: Mastery of Knowledge and Skills, Character, and High-Quality Work. This position is for a Behavior Specialist at our Magna campus, to work as a member of our Special Education team. We are flexible in hiring an individual either full or part time depending on their availability.
RESPONSIBILITIES: - Understand and become fully committed to the Entheos Mission and Values. - Help develop, implement, and evaluate Behavioral Plans (BIPS) that address the needs of high need students. - Work under the direction of the Special Education Teacher to provide one on one or small group lessons and support on social, emotional and behavioral skills. - Assist the teacher in observing, recording, and charting behavior. - Assisting in deescalating students as necessary. - Carry out instructional programs designed by the teacher. - Provide special help to students in core subjects. - Other duties as assigned.
CANDIDATE QUALITIES: - Patience and the ability to stay calm when working with students with high behavior needs. - Builds collaborative working relationships with staff, parents and community. - Strong desire to be of service. - Experience working with a diverse community, including many English Learner families, families who are economically challenged, and students who have special needs. -Outstanding integrity and work ethic. -Energetic and positive approach to responsibilities.