Substitute Teacher(Per Diem)-Berkshire Meadows Job at JRI in Housatonic, Massachusetts 01236

Housatonic, MA 01236
Job Type
Salary: $25.00 /hour

Program Description:

Berkshire Meadows is a Residence, School and Day Rehabilitation program serving children and adults, Berkshire Meadows is essential and MUST continue operating. We hire caring, compassionate, consistent and Reliable, Responsible workers with a desire to make a difference in the life of individuals with limited communication, physical and cognitive skills. We are based in Housatonic MA, nestled in the beautiful Berkshire mountains. Join us and be part of a caring dynamic team.

Job Description:

Position: Substitute Teacher (Per Diem)

Justice Resource Institute (JRI) is a multi-service agency which is proud to operate Day Schools and Residential Programs that include a school. We are searching for qualified teachers to join our Relief Pool for the 2020/2021 School Year. We are seeking energetic, caring, team-oriented individuals who are int interested in working with an exciting and engaging student population.

We are looking for teachers to be added to our roster, and can be called to fill in as substitutes in both the short term and long term (if needed).

• Providing instruction, encouraging student progress, and managing the learning environment in the absence of the full-time classroom teacher.

· Encourage learning through following existing learning plans.

• Demonstrating effective interpersonal skills interacting with students, teacher aides, administrators and other departments.


– Bachelor’s Degree

– Prior experience working with children and adolescents in a supported setting
– Ability to verbally interact with students, families, and collateral contacts
– Ability to multi-task and process strong organization skills
– Demonstrate basic computer proficiency with google platform and/or Word/Excel
– Maintain a valid driver’s license and be able to operate a vehicle
– Acceptable CORI and background check

– Able to work independently

JRI is an equal opportunity employer and is strongly committed to building and maintaining a diverse community. Persons from diverse backgrounds including women, communities of color, the LGBTQ community and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Posted 15 hours ago

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Company: JRI

Company Location:  Housatonic, Massachusetts 01236

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