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STAFF OPENINGS

THERAPEUTIC DAY PROGRAM INSTRUCTOR

Posted Job Title
THERAPEUTIC DAY PROGRAM INSTRUCTOR

Posted Job/Salary Grade:
025

School/Center Overview
The Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania is the oldest and one of the finest medical schools in the United States. Penn is rich in tradition and heritage and at the same time consistently at the forefront of new developments and innovations in medical education and research. Since its founding in 1765 the School has been a strong presence in the community and prides itself on educating the leaders of tomorrow in patient care, biomedical research, and medical education. http://www.med.upenn.edu/

Duties
The full-time staff will provide direct naturalistic behavioral instruction within play-based activities and naturally occurring routines to children with autism (ages 3-5) enrolled in a therapeutic day preschool program. Participates in the program planning, client evaluations, treatment, review and program support activities. Collaborates with parents/families and provides ongoing training and support.

Qualifications
A Bachelor’s Degree and 0-1 years’ experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience is required. Previous experience interacting with young children with psychiatric and developmental disabilities in educational or direct care settings is desired. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are necessary. S/he should be comfortable doing a variety of tasks, be able to balance multiple commitments, and be comfortable communicating to diverse audiences.
Background check required. Must pass Pennsylvania’s Child Protective Services Act (also known as Act 73) background checks, within 30-90 days of employment. Position contingent upon funding.

Org
PS-Mental Health Services

School Name
Perelman School of Medicine

Position Schedule
8-5

Employment Type
Exempt

Special Requirement
Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.

Full Job Posting and Application
jobs.hr.upenn.edu

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