Classroom Behavioral Specialist Job

Job Number: LSS16349

Job Title: Classroom Behavior Specialist

Department: Bradley School Portsmouth - 3203201

Facility: Lifespan School Solutions, Inc

Location: Providence, RI

Bachelor’s Degree with a major in Education or a related human service field is preferred. Candidates without a Bachelor’s Degree may be considered for the position if they meet criteria to apply for and obtain certification as a Teacher’s Assistant and have relevant experience with populations served within the Bradley Schools.

Basic knowledge of word processing and data entry/management programs (e.g., Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel) is preferred. For those without this background upon hire, Excel training will be required and provided.

Requires demonstrated knowledge and skills necessary to provide care to school-aged youth, with consideration of developmental processes, as well as cultural, familial, and individual factors that may influence educational functioning and progress.

EXPERIENCE:

Prefer candidates with experience working with children and/or adolescents within an educational and/or therapeutic setting.


Under the general supervision of the Behavioral Coordinator and in collaboration with the classroom team, Classroom Behavior Specialists are responsible for assisting the Special Education Teacher with the implementation of effective academic, behavioral, and social-emotional programming for assigned students.