At UHS, we're looking for exceptional people who share our vision and values, who share our focus on hard work, enthusiasm, teamwork, loyalty, trust and cooperation. We've embraced these traits and built a team of employees who consistently work to achieve the highest level of service excellence. People are our most valuable resource at UHS as we are committed to providing high quality acute care and behavioral health services to residents of the communities we serve. We are equally committed to offering our employees unlimited opportunity in an environment that encourages professional development.
Rivendell Behavioral Health Services of Arkansas is looking for a Teacher for our acute child/adolescent patients. Under the general supervision of the Director of Education, this position exists to provide direct instruction and other educational services to hospitalized children and adolescents in order to help them maintain or improve their academic performance levels/standing and help them make a smooth post-discharge transition back into their home school setting.
SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Effective verbal and written skills needed to maintain contact with patientâ€™s home school counselors and other school district personnel throughout the patientâ€™s hospitalization, as well as post discharge.
General knowledge of state and federal laws governing Special Educationâ€"Approved School Programs.
Must be able to understand and respond to complex written and oral instructions.
Must possess skills necessary to respond quickly and calmly under stressful or emergency situations.
NOTE: ALL CLASSROOM LESSON PLANS AND GRADING WILL BE CONDUCTED WITHIN WORKING HOURS TO MAINTAIN PATIENT CONFIDENTIALITY.