Accounting Positions - CT Transition Academy at Deep River
Position: Accounting Positions
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Job Title: Behavior Interventionist
Job Location: CT Transition Academy at Deep River
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: CT Transition Academy at Deep River
Deep River, CT 06417
Telephone: 860-343-1335
Job Description:
Assists teachers and/or other professional educators or administrators in the delivery of instructional and other related support services to students; Assists with the instruction of students in academic subjects; Confers with special education practitioners about student schedules and educational goals, progress and performance; Implements service plans and educational objectives for children; Demonstrates techniques to stimulate cognitive, physical, social and language development:  Uses developmentally appropriate materials and instructional interventions for curriculum activities;  Participates in transitional planning and vocational assessment of students;  Supports pre-employment, vocational or transitional training in classrooms or off-campus sites; Motivates students to work;  Assists in meeting the hygiene (etc – add as needed) needs of students with varying disabilities;  Implements behavior modification techniques and the ability to manage disturbing behaviors through the least restrictive means available.  Does other work as required.
Successful candidate will have Bachelor’s degree in Human Services (or related major). Required experience must include at least one (1) year experience as a behavior interventionist or its equivalent.  Must possess knowledge of the techniques required in caring for and instruction of students enrolled in special education; some knowledge of human development including risk factors.  Good communication and interpersonal skills; proven ability to react calmly in emergency or stressful situations; ability to follow directions and carry out assignments; sensitivity to needs of children and youth with disabilities. 

Please submit cover letter, resume and three letters of recommendation to:  Carrie Pederson, CT Transition Academy at Deep River, 135 Kirtland Street, Deep River CT, 06417.  Electronic submissions to strongly preferred, but not required. 


** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.
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