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Riverview school is hiring!

Riverview faculty all share the same passion for our mission. They know that students flourish when they feel respected as individuals and challenged as learners. Student success and faculty satisfaction are inextricably intertwined at Riverview School.

Join our dynamic and collaborative community! We offer an excellent benefits package and professional development opportunities.

EOE/AA

Job Coach

Reports to:

Director of Vocational & Transitional Services

Main Function:

The job coach provides individualized support, supervision and structure for the student(s) at the host business work site.

Essential Job Function:

  • Job coaching
  • Building natural supports
  • Identifying job accommodations
  • Recording daily work performance using running records
  • Completing work evalutations

Job Classification:

School year, part-time approximately 25 hours per week
Position begins in September 2018

Candidate Requirements:

  • 2 years of college preferred
  • Experience working with young adults with learning disabilities in an educational or vocational setting
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Ability to work efficiently and effectively with students 1:1 and/or in small groups

Application

Please forward letters of interest and resume to:

Karen Fehr
Riverview School
551 Route 6A
East Sandwich, MA 02537
kfehr@riverviewschool.org

EOE/AA

No phone calls please.

School Nurse - RN

Reports to:

Director of Health Care Services

Main Function:

We are seeking an RN who exhibits maturity, flexibility, trustworthiness, and a positive, proactive, student-oriented style.

The RN promotes and restores students' health by completing the nursing process working in Riverview School’s onsite Health Care Center. The RN will collaborate with multidisciplinary team members on campus. The RN will work with and consult physicians as needed. Additionally the RN will provide physical and psychological support to students, parents of students and Riverview School Staff.

Essential Job Function:

  • Excellent Nursing Assessment Skills
  • Good interpersonal communication skills
  • Health Promotion and Maintenance

Job Classification:

11-month, 32 hour per week, full-time position

This position includes working day and evening shifts with a rotating every 3rd weekend cycle

Candidate Requirements:

  • Current MA RN License
  • Current Driver’s license
  • Cori and Fingerprinting

Please forward letters of interest and resume to:

Cate MacFarland, RN-Director of Health Care Services
Riverview School
551 Route 6A
East Sandwich, MA 02537
Fax: (508) 833-7002

cmacfarland@riverviewschool.org

EOE/AA

No phone calls please.

Activities Assistant

REPORTS TO:

Activities Coordinator

Main Function:

To provide director support to the Activities Coordinator and supervise and participate in all aspects of activity planning and implementation.

Essential Job Function:

  • Assist in coordinating day-to-day implementation of various High School and GROW (post-secondary program) on campus and off campus activities.
  • Contribute to the teamwork needed to develop and implement a highly structured and therapeutic milieu.
  • Implement small and large group activities within a residential setting directly servicing an adolescent and young adult special education population.
  • Strong organizational, time management and leadership skills.
  • Degree in management or business preferred.

Job Classification:

Year-round, Part-time position

Candidate Requirements:

  • 24 hour/week (Sunday-Tuesday) year round position.
  • Ideal candidate will be mature, flexible, energetic and possess a positive, proactive, student-oriented style.
  • Strong computer skills required.
  • Possess excellent communication skills (written and verbal).
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment.
  • Proficient in all Google and Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Outlook, Gmail, Sheets, and Docs).
  • Exceptional problem-solving skills
  • A current valid driver's license and CORI clearance are required.

Hours: 24 hrs/week
Sunday: 8:00am - 4:00pm
Monday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Tuesday: 1:00pm - 9:00pm

Please forward letters of interest and resume to:

Jennifer Cavanagh
Riverview School
551 Route 6A
East Sandwich, MA 02537
Fax: (508) 833-7002
jcavanagh@riverviewschool.org

EOE/AA

No phone calls please.

Awake Overnight Monitors

Reports to:

Residential Department

Main Function:

Riverview School is looking for full time, part time and per diem Awake Overnight Monitors (Campus Security). Essential elements of the position; demonstrating maturity and the physical ability to safely carry out campus wide security measures such as; checking dormitories, school buildings and vehicles, interacting with students, reporting suspicious activity to the police and completing basic maintenance and clerical duties

Essential Job Function:

  • Demonstrate effective time management and organizational skills.
  • Demonstrate effective communications and interpersonal skills.
  • Comply with all School and/or OSHA safety guidelines and training including Universal Precautions.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Maintain a professional appearance and attire consistent with School dress code and related policies.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the Riverview philosophy, goals and related policies and procedures.

Job Classification:

Full-time, Part-time, per Diem

Candidate Requirements:

  • A current valid driver's license
  • Maintain current CPR and first aid certifications
  • CORI clearance, and Fingerprinting is required

Application

Please forward letters of interest and resume to:

Deanna White
Riverview School
551 Route 6A
East Sandwich, MA 02537
Fax: (508) 833-7002

dwhite@riverviewschool.org

EOE/AA

No phone calls please.

Residential Instructor

Reports to:

Residential Supervisor

Main Function:

Provide direct and ongoing supervision, support, and instruction to all assigned students (approximately aged 9-14), while overseeing and coordinating the day-to-day operations of the dormitory.

Essential Job Function:

  • Establish a highly-structured and therapeutic dormitory environment designed to promote adolescent normalization.
  • Stress the tenets of preventive discipline and positive reinforcement conducive to meeting the individual and collective needs of assigned students relative to their unique learning styles, social needs.
  • Foster independent living skills.
  • Demonstrate maturity, initiative, trustworthiness, and a positive, proactive, student-oriented style.

Job Classification:

Full-Time

  • 33 hrs. - 38 hrs.
  • 4/day work week
  • Salary: $13.34 to $13.64 /hour

Candidate Requirements:

  • Preferred qualifications include a degree in Human Services and/or prior employment special education population within a residential setting directly servicing an adolescent and/or young adult
  • A current valid driver's license
  • CORI and fingerprinting clearance

Application instructions:

Please send a letter of interest and resume to:
Maria Mulhern or Wendy Simmons
Residential Office Managers
Riverview School
551 Route 6A
East Sandwich, MA 02537

resoffice@riverviewschool.org

EOE/AA

No phone calls please.

Residential Supervisor

Reports to:

Assistant Head of School

Main Function:

To work closely with the Program Coordinator and leadership team to ensure efficient and effective program delivery.

Essential Job Function:

Provide direct supervision, oversight and training of dormitory staff and assistants.

  • Work collaboratively with team members in meeting the needs of the whole child.
  • Ensure the safety, success, and well-being of all students by monitoring physical, emotional, and interpersonal needs.
  • Ensure dorms are meeting all safety and health requirements.
  • Ensure set and consistent protocols and guidelines are in place for the successful teaching of students in the areas of social skills, safety, boundaries, independent living skills, etc.
  • Ensure effective and professional communication between staff, parents and other departments within the school.

Job Classification:

Full-time

Candidate Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Human Services field or 5+ years of experience in the field of special education. Master’s preferred.
  • Supervisory Experience
  • 3-5 years of experience working with students with special needs
  • Independent school experience preferred
  • Exceptional written, interpersonal, and problem solving skills
  • Flexible and able to work in a fast-paced environment with multiple demands
  • Passion for Riverview’s mission and the field of special education
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Enthusiasm for new ideas, strategies and technologies

Application

Please forward letters of interest and resume to:

Sara Jackson, Program Coordinator
Riverview School
551 Route 6A
East Sandwich, MA 02537
Fax: (508) 833-7002
sjackson@riverviewschool.org

EOE/AA

No phone calls please.

Special Education Teacher

Reports to:

Maria Cashdollar, Assistant Head of School/Director of Education

Main Function:

Provide academic instruction, life skills/independent living training, and social/emotional support to adolescents and young adults with complex language, learning, and cognitive disabilities.

Essential Job Function:

  • Provide instruction in a variety of subject areas
  • Engage in data driven instruction and meaningful assessment practices
  • Adapt instruction and materials to meet the individual needs of students
  • Collaborate and communicate with other team members in addressing the needs of the whole child
  • Use technology to support and facilitate meaningful learning experiences

Job Classification:

Full time – for 2018/2019 school year – August 27, 2018 start. Possibility to teach as part of 5-week summer program for summer 2018.

Candidate Requirements:

  • Massachusetts license in Special Education/Moderate Disabilities (grades 5-12)
  • Related experience (experience in an independent school environment preferred)
  • Strong ability to incorporate technology into instruction
  • Exceptional written, interpersonal, and problem solving skills
  • Ability to handle a fast-paced environment with multiple demands
  • Passion for Riverview’s mission and the field of special education
  • Successful completion of background checks and fingerprinting
  • Current/valid driver’s license

Application

Please forward letters of interest and resume to:

Maria Cashdollar
Riverview School
551 Route 6A
East Sandwich, MA 02537
mcashdollar@riverviewschool.org

EOE/AA

No phone calls please.

Marketing Communications Internship (unpaid)

REPORTS TO:

Strategic Marketing Manager

Main Function:

The Marketing Communications Intern is primarily responsible for supporting Riverview School marketing communications programs. The intern will report directly to the Strategic Marketing Manager and will work as part of a team.

Essential Job Function:

  • Populate weekly social media calendar;
  • Take photos of campus events and activities;
  • Design ads and infographics;
  • Write blogs and newsletter stories;
  • Update / modernize presentations;
  • Incorporate video storytelling in social media and presentations;
  • Assist with website overhaul and roll out;
  • Support internal communications initiatives;
  • Research target audiences and develop contact lists; and
  • Update media lists.

Job Classification:

Unpaid Intern.

Candidate Requirements:

Strong written and verbal communication skills. Graphic design interest and knowledge desired. Responsible, reliable and compassionate.

Application Instructions:

Please submit resume to Margot Cahoon - mcahoon@riverviewschool.org

EOE/AA

No phone calls, please

Speech and Language Pathologist

Main Function:

The Speech and Language Pathologist provides instruction utilizing a variety of methods, with strong emphasis on in class supports and instruction, in addition to individual, small group, tutorial, and consult services.

Essential Job Function:

  • Improve students’ expressive & receptive language, language development, executive function skills, and social pragmatics skills
  • Collaborate with academic and residential staff
  • Strong emphasis put on generalization of skills through the campus and in the community
  • School-wide emphasis on pragmatics, Social Thinking skills ® (Michelle Garcia Winner) and executive function skills

Skills Required:

  • Appropriate licensure/certification
  • Related experience (experience in school environment preferred).
  • Exceptional written, interpersonal, and problem solving skills
  • Strong technology skills
  • Ability to handle a fast-paced environment with multiple demands
  • Passion for Riverview’s mission and the field of special education

Job Classification:

  • Full-time or part-time

Application Instructions:

Submit letter of interest, resume, copy of credentials, and 3 letters of reference to:

Riverview School
Attn. Maria Cashdollar
551 Route 6A
East Sandwich, MA 02537
or via email to mcashdollar@riverviewschool.org

EOE/AA

No phone calls please.

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