Education America Network Jobs RSS Feed http://www.educationamerica.net Education America Network RSS Feed en-us Mathematics Faculty Position at Aurora University, IL http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2268580 Additionally, we have an Educational Center in Woodstock, IllinoisAssistant or Associate Professor / Tenure or Clinical Track.... http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2268580 Science Teacher-High School at The Sonia Shankman Orthogenic School, IL http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2106360 Position Summary:Teach secondary level courses in Science including but not limited to: Chemistry, Environmental Science, Biology, and Vocational Horticulture Work in collaboration with a certified special education teacher and under the supervision of the Academic Coordinator.Position Salary & Benefits:Salary is commensurate with experienceThe Sonia Shankman Orthogenic School offers a comprehensive benefits package.Essential Functions:50% Teach selected Science classes to secondary classes.15% Establish and maintain a safe and secure classroom environment that is conducive to learning.10% Design, prepare, and implement lessons in coordination with the Special Education teacher and/or Academic Coordinator.10% Attend and participate in staff meetings, educational planning meetings, and clinical meetings.5% Document student progress in a variety of formats.5% Collaborate with educational staff to develop innovative curriculum that also addresses the needs of the individual students with a variety of learning styles.Skills and knowledge Requirements:Ability to relate to special needs students in a constructive and therapeutic manner required; excellent oral and written communication skills required; capacity to cooperate effectively with school team required Applicants should possess a strong commitment to strength perspective, empowering families and a willingness to work in a highly demanding work situation that requires flexibility and innovativeness; applicants must possess cultural competency.Education/Experience Minimum Requirements:Bachelor's degree in Liberal Arts, Education, or a related field required; Secondary Certificate in Science preferred Three years of classroom experience within a Secondary Special Education setting preferred.Mental Demands:Capacity to solve problems, and exhibit patience throughout the day Capacity to multi-task in order to meet the needs of more than one student, if necessary Strong interest in academics across the curriculum Understanding of the rules of confidentiality.Physical Demands:Must be able to lift minimum of twenty pounds Light moving is required from time to time Must be able to supervise children of various ages Must be able to participate, as necessary, in physical education activities.Start date is August 1, 2016 The Leslie Shankman School Corporation is an equal opportunity employerAll applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital or veteran status, or disability.Apply Now http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2106360 School Nurse-On Call at The Sonia Shankman Orthogenic School, IL http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2106340 Position Summary:The substitute school nurse is responsible for implementing the school health program in the absence of the permanent school nurse or evening and weekend nurseBecause the Orthogenic School is both a therapeutic day school and a residential treatment center nursing responsibilities heavily weighted towards working with psychiatric conditions and medications Scope of responsibilities includes providing direct care of students and staff with psychiatric and medical concerns, acute illnesses, or injuriesHandling emergency situations such as: diabetic emergencies (primary insulin reactions), acute asthma episodes that do not respond to medication, seizures, accidents, injuries, allergic reactions, and medication side effectsMonitoring students with chronic health problems and informs staff members of associated health risks in relation to classroom activities.In the absence of the school nurse, conducts health reviews with parents/guardians during the admission processThe nurse assists the school nurse in monitoring and treating infectious diseases, maintaining record keeping, maintaining medical equipment and supplies, reviewing the health of studentsIn conjunction with the academic and residential program staff members, the nurse participates in delivering services outlined by the treatment plan, including Individual Educational PlanStays informed about the Illinois Board of Education regulations regarding immunizations and physical exams required for school attendanceProperly records and files doctor's notes, prescribing and dispensing records, and any other pertinent medical recordsKeeps a daily log of all student visits to the medical office, including the student's name, time of arrival, reason for visit, and any treatments givenCommunicates all pertinent healthcare information to staff, students, families, and other relevant personnel and agencies Position Salary & Benefits:Salary is commensurate with experience.Education/Experience Minimum Requirements:LPN or RN with an active license in the State of Illinois required.ISBE school nurse license preferred.Associate's degree or Bachelor's degree preferred.Competencies:Three years of nursing experience preferred.One year of experience working in a psychiatric setting preferred.Experience working in a residential facility preferred Knowledge of patient care fundamentals, including aseptic principles and techniques required.Ability to provide direct patient care in a professional and respectful manner required.Excellent verbal and written communication required.Ability to read documents or instruments required.Ability to perform multiple concurrent tasks with occasional interruptions required.Ability to exercise discretion and confidentiality while handling sensitive situations required.Ability to solve problems by applying math or reasoning principles required High stress environment Working Conditions: Ability to bend, crouch, or stoopAbility to carry or lifts loads of up to 25 lbs.Ability to operate equipment necessary to perform jobAbility to safely defend self/or others in hostile, combative situationsAbility to Use Standard Office Equipment Apply Now http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2106340 Physical Education Teacher at The Sonia Shankman Orthogenic School, IL http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2105558 Position Summary: Teach K-12 level curriculum for students with social/emotional challenges Work in collaboration with a co-teacher and under the supervision of the Principal/Academic Coordinator.Essential Functions:50% Build, plan and teach all grades in Physical Education.15% Establish and maintain a safe and secure classroom environment that is conducive to learning.10% Design, prepare, and implement lessons in coordination with a co-teacher and/or Academic Coordinator.10% Attend and participate in staff meetings, educational planning meetings, and clinical meetingsDocument student progress in a variety of formats.5% Coordinate and instruct weekly afterschool fitness groups.5% Collaborate with educational staff to develop innovative curriculum that also addresses the needs of the individual students with a variety of learning styles.Other Functions:5% Complete any other duties as assigned by the Principal/Academic Coordinator.Qualifications: Professional Educator License in Physical Education requiredThree years of classroom experience within a Special Education setting preferred; ability to relate to special needs students in a constructive and therapeutic manner required; excellent oral and written communication skills required; capacity to cooperate effectively with school team required Ability to develop and teach curriculums for sports fundamental skill development (soccer, volleyball, softball, floor hockey, basketball)Experience in yoga, warrior yoga and/or Pilate instruction preferred Experience in Rhythm and Movement instruction (I.eDance) preferred.Applicants should possess a strong commitment to strength perspective, empowering families and a willingness to work in a highly demanding work situation that requires flexibility and innovativeness; applicants must possess cultural competency.Mental Demands: Capacity to solve problems, and exhibit patience throughout the day Capacity to multi-task in order to meet the needs of more than one student, if necessary Strong interest in academics across the curriculum Understanding of the rules of confidentiality.Physical Demands: Must be able to lift minimum of twenty pounds Must be able to supervise children of various ages Must be able to participate, and instruct physical education activities.The Leslie Shankman School Corporation is an equal opportunity employerAll applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital or veteran status, or disability.Apply Now http://jobsearch.educationamerica.net/index.phtml?a=v&j=2105558 !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!