Posting Date: December 11, 2017
AIDB is sensitive to the needs of individuals who are Blind or Visually Impaired and/or Deaf or Hard of Hearing and for qualified applicants and employees will make reasonable accommodations.
POSITION: Part Time Early Intervention Special Instructor
(E. H. Gentry / Office of Field Services)
|Requisition Number||Reference ID Number||REGIONAL CENTER|
As needed exempt work schedule not to exceed 29 hours a week.
- Hold Bachelor’s or Master’s degree with certification in Hearing or Vision Impairment.
- Hold Bachelor degree in Early Childhood, Special Education and complete 150 clock hours of VI or HI training in AIDB approved workshops within the first thirty (30) months of employment.
- Hold a Bachelor’s degree in related human service fields accepted by Alabama’s Early Intervention System’s (AEIS) document, “Personnel Standards for Alabama’s Early Intervention System” AND complete AEIS Special Instruction Webinar/Special Instruction Mentorship training within the first twelve (12) months of employment AND complete 150 clock hours of VI or HI training in AIDB approved workshops within the first thirty (30) months of employment.
- Must complete Alabama Early Intervention System CSPD, “Journey Through Early Intervention in Alabama- Level I” (includes Targeted Case Management/Medicaid reimbursement training) and “Message ReVITALIZED: Journey II” workshops within the first six (6) months of employment.
- Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of Early Intervention Part C.
- Must maintain necessary skills through active participation in required workshops or training.
- Must have reliable transportation to make home visits.
- A sign language proficiency level of SURVIVAL according to the AIDB evaluation system must be obtained within the first thirty (30) months of employment.
- The successful applicant must submit to a criminal history background information check including, but not limited to FBI and ABI record repositories. Upon offer of employment, the applicant must present a non-refundable fee of $49.65 and appear for scheduled finger printing appointment.
- Conduct pre and post developmental assessments as requested by IFSP team
- Participate in development of the IFSP
- Complete progress notes for family and EI SC in a timely manner
- Prepare for each special instruction visit referring to child’s IFSP outcomes and ongoing progress toward those outcomes
- Coordinate special instruction services with other service providers
- Provide Special Instruction service to match the frequency and intensity indicated on current IFSP
- Individualize instruction to meet the needs of the family
- Implement appropriate activities to maximize child and family progress
- Attend required workshops
- Perform other duties as assigned.
SALARY: $23.49 per home visit plus mileage (Provisional)
$29.36 per home visit plus mileage (Professional)
Direct deposit is required.
This is an exempt position, and is not subject to overtime or compensatory provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act.
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION: May 30, 2018
This position is funded by a grant award, funded by revenue generated, necessary for compliance or provides direct service delivery.