Teacher - ESE CTP
Must hold a certificate issued by Florida Department of Education.
The ESE CTP Teacher is responsible for planning, implementing, and leading TLA’s Career Transition Program. This position will be responsible for coordinating with students, parents, community members, and school administration to ensure students within the program are receiving training related to skills that will lead to employment and successful independent living.
Serve as teacher on record for CTP students Implement standards-based instruction related to career experience courses: Implement lesson plans that focus on life-skill building that will benefit students as they move towards having greater independence. Evaluate the needs of students and effectiveness of instruction to adjust programs to meet the needs of all students. Support the collection of data and documentation that is required. Coordinate Transition Program schedule including individual student work schedules and job coach schedules. Ensure all students are receiving appropriate experience off-campus, on-campus, and at job sites. Coordinate transportation and supervision to maximize school resources. Evaluate student performance at job sites. Evaluate student safety and job sites. Research, contact, and build/maintain relationships with businesses, UCP campuses and other agencies that job coaches/students can collaborate with Work with student teams to develop a transition plan that will lead to students gaining paid employment. Prepare required reports and maintain appropriate records. Develop and implement Individual Education Plans including student data progress monitoring. Communicate with student’s parents/guardians regarding student performance, transition plans, and day-to-day operation of the program. Create quarterly out of school social activities to enrich students’ experiences. Research and assist in securing other funding sources (i.e. Grants, Voc Rehab) for the program Link all stakeholders to resources/services that are available to students after graduation. Perform other duties as assigned.