Provide on-going supervision, behavioral and therapeutic support for children enrolled in the Evergreen Program at Mountain View Middle School. Provide assistance in the implementation of the milieu program, including providing emotional support and remedial, individual, and group support to children. Participate as a milieu treatment team member.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor degree preferred. Associate degree in social sciences, counseling, psychology, or other related field with equivalent, relevant experience may be accepted in lieu of degree. High School diploma with equivalent, relevant experience may be accepted in lieu of degree. Experience working with children within the structure of an intensive, milieu based program. Ability to work independently and as part of a team. Awareness of or working knowledge of Cognitive/Behavioral therapy, Rational/Emotive therapy, behavioral modification, and development theory strongly preferred. Experience working with Special Education population strongly preferred. Educational or classroom management experience preferred. Possess and maintain valid driver’s license with an acceptable motor vehicle report. Per the RCW 28A.400.303, employees of contractors with school districts that “have regularly scheduled unsupervised access to children” are required to go through FBI fingerprinting.
PHYSICAL CONSIDERATIONS: While performing the duties of the job, the employee is required to stand, use hands to finger or handle, reach with hands and arms, talk or listen. Requires the ability to lift up to 50 pounds. The position requires peripheral vision. The position may require working in outdoor weather conditions. A significant degree of flexibility and strength is required in this position due to the infrequent, yet essential, use of one’s limbs and body weight as a temporary means of physical restraint of some clients.
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