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The Assistant Principal provides administrative support to the Principal and the Educational Director in the day-to-day operation of the school program.  The Assistant Principal facilitates an educational environment that maximizes student success and enhances the quality of student life. The Assistant Principal assists the Principal, the Educational Director, Behavior Resource, Related Service and the ACT office in promoting student learning, implementing school-wide discipline and behavior management and with a variety of administrative tasks.     At the Lifeskills and Education for Students with Autism and Pervasive Behavioral Challenges (LEAP) Program, our mission is to ensure each of our students gains the independence and skills necessary to fully participate in school, community, workplace, and home life.   Our specialized autism program is a nonpublic special education day program approved by the Maryland State Department of Education.   We offer a range of educational and therapeutic services for students with complex academic, communication, social, and behavioral needs. Our program emphasizes the development of lifelong skills through an active approach to learning, including participation in community and work-based learning opportunities that allow them to apply skills outside of the classroom.    
Vacancy ID
8387
Location
Greenspring - Bennett Building
Street
3835 Greenspring Avenue
City
Baltimore
State
MD
Zip
21211
Position Type
Regular Full Time
# of Hours
40.00
Department : Name
Special Education - LEAP
The Powder Mill (Beltsville, MD) campus of Kennedy Krieger School serves students in grades 2-8 who are working toward a high school diploma, and students aged 7-21 who are seeking a certificate of completion.   The Assistant Teacher will support the teachers who serve a varied population of students.  The staff member assists with the implementation of the program as outlined in the IEP of each student.  This staff member assists with adapting instruction that meets the individual academic, medical, developmental, and technological needs of the students.  This staff member will fulfill all teacher duties and responsibilities in the periodic absence of the teacher.  It is understood that this staff member may be expected to assume all teacher duties during extended absences of a teacher.
Vacancy ID
8193
Location
Powder Mill Campus
Street
4600 Powder Mill Rd Suite 500
City
Beltsville
State
MD
Zip
20705
Position Type
Regular Full Time
# of Hours
40.00
The Assistant Teacher II will support the teachers who serve a varied population of students.  The staff member assists with the implementation of the program as outlined in the IEP of each student.  This staff member assists with adapting instruction that meets the individual academic, medical, developmental, and technological needs of the students.  This staff member will fulfill all teacher duties and responsibilities in the periodic absence of the teacher.  It is understood that this staff member may be expected to assume all teacher duties during extended absences of a teacher.
Vacancy ID
7757
Location
Fairmount Lower/Middle School
Street
1750 E. Fairmount Avenue
City
Baltimore
State
MD
Zip
21231
Position Type
Regular Full Time
# of Hours
40.00
Department : Name
Special Education - Lower/Middle School
At the Kennedy Krieger School: Greenspring Campus High School, our mission is to empower students with diverse abilities to learn and develop lifelong skills while providing a safe and nurturing educational environment staffed by highly skilled, collaborative and dedicated professionals working in partnership with the home, workplace and community.   Our 11-month program focuses on building essential skills based on standards and curricula identified by the Maryland State Department of Education. In addition, instruction in art, music, physical education and fitness, health, life and social skills, career exploration and development and vocational skills round out the course of study.   We are a nonpublic special education day program approved by the Maryland State Department of Education.     The Assistant Teacher will support the teachers who serve a varied population of students.  The staff member assists with the implementation of the program as outlined in the IEP of each student.  This staff member assists with adapting instruction that meets the individual academic, medical, developmental, and technological needs of the students.  This staff member will fulfill all teacher duties and responsibilities in the periodic absence of the teacher.  It is understood that this staff member may be expected to assume all teacher duties during extended absences of a teacher.
Vacancy ID
8299
Location
Greenspring - Bowles
Street
3825 Greenspring Avenue
City
Baltimore
State
MD
Zip
21211
Position Type
Regular Full Time
# of Hours
40.00
Department : Name
Special Education - High School
At the Kennedy Krieger School: Greenspring Campus High School, our mission is to empower students with diverse abilities to learn and develop lifelong skills while providing a safe and nurturing educational environment staffed by highly skilled, collaborative and dedicated professionals working in partnership with the home, workplace and community.   Our 11-month program focuses on building essential skills based on standards and curricula identified by the Maryland State Department of Education. In addition, instruction in art, music, physical education and fitness, health, life and social skills, career exploration and development and vocational skills round out the course of study.   We are a nonpublic special education day program approved by the Maryland State Department of Education.   The Classroom Assistant provides direct support in a classroom setting to students with developmental disabilities and/or emotional/behavioral challenges. Work in collaboration to implement behavioral, instructional, socio-emotional, daily living skills, and/or medical protocols under the over-sight of behavior specialists, classroom teacher/administrators, and related service providers.  
Vacancy ID
8185
Location
Greenspring - Bowles
Street
3825 Greenspring Avenue
City
Baltimore
State
MD
Zip
21211
Position Type
Regular Full Time
# of Hours
36.50
Department : Name
Special Education - High School
At the Lifeskills and Education for Students with Autism and Pervasive Behavioral Challenges (LEAP) Program, our mission is to ensure each of our students gains the independence and skills necessary to fully participate in school, community, workplace, and home life.   Our specialized autism program is a nonpublic special education day program approved by the Maryland State Department of Education.   We offer a range of educational and therapeutic services for students with complex academic, communication, social, and behavioral needs. Our program emphasizes the development of lifelong skills through an active approach to learning, including participation in community and work-based learning opportunities that allow them to apply skills outside of the classroom.   The Classroom Assistant provides direct support in a classroom setting to students with developmental disabilities and/or emotional/behavioral challenges. Work in collaboration to implement behavioral, instructional, socio-emotional, daily living skills, and/or medical protocols under the over-sight of behavior specialists, classroom teacher/administrators, and related service providers.
Vacancy ID
8261
Location
Greenspring - Bennett Building
Street
3835 Greenspring Avenue
City
Baltimore
State
MD
Zip
21211
Position Type
Regular Full Time
# of Hours
40.00
Department : Name
Special Education - LEAP
At the Fairmount Campus, we are committed to providing special education program in which the uniqueness of each student is valued and understood. We want to enable students to reach their potential in all aspects of life – academically, socially and behaviorally – and help lead them toward the ultimate goal of nurturing their independence now and in the future.   Our curriculum focuses on building essential skills based on standards and curricula identified by the Maryland State Department of Education. Students receive ongoing instruction in reading/English language arts, mathematics, science, social studies, physical education, health, music, fine arts and career development.   We are a nonpublic special education day program approved by the Maryland State Department of Education. We operate on an 11-month program schedule.   The Classroom Assistant provides direct support in a classroom setting to students with developmental disabilities and/or emotional/behavioral challenges. Work in collaboration to implement behavioral, instructional, socio-emotional, daily living skills, and/or medical protocols under the over-sight of behavior specialists, classroom teacher/administrators, and related service providers.  
Vacancy ID
8333
Location
Fairmount Lower/Middle School
Street
1750 E. Fairmount Avenue
City
Baltimore
State
MD
Zip
21231
Position Type
Regular Full Time
# of Hours
35.00
Department : Name
Special Education - Lower/Middle School
The Powder Mill (Beltsville, MD) campus of Kennedy Krieger School serves students in grades 2-8 who are working toward a high school diploma, and students aged 7-21 who are seeking a certificate of completion.     The Classroom Assistant provides direct support in a classroom setting to students with developmental disabilities and/or emotional/behavioral challenges. Work in collaboration to implement behavioral, instructional, socio-emotional, daily living skills, and/or medical protocols under the over-sight of behavior specialists, classroom teacher/administrators, and related service providers.  
Vacancy ID
8153
Location
Powder Mill Campus
Street
4600 Powder Mill Rd Suite 500
City
Beltsville
State
MD
Zip
20705
Position Type
Regular Full Time
# of Hours
40.00
**This position is for our brand new Columbia, Maryland center which  is expected to open in the winter of 2023! If offered the position, candidates may have a delayed start and must be willing to train with our current staff at our Greenspring or Odenton location until Columbia opens.   The Therapy Assistant (Therapeutic Assistant) works with young children with autism and/or related social-language delays in small group speech therapy alongside a Speech Language Pathologist (SLP). Treatment sessions focus on communication, social, emotional, and self-regulatory development. Sessions also include push-in occupational therapy services to work on fine and gross motor skills as well as sensory integration and regulation.   Group sizes range from three to five children under the age of six and meet between 3-4 times per week for ninety minutes to two and a half hour sessions. All children have individualized treatment plans and are thoughtfully placed in groups with children working on similar skills.  An ability to build relationships and work consistently with many of the same children over a period of time is emphasized.  Parental involvement is encouraged and supported through guided observations and regular observation days.   Additional benefits related to this position include career growth and professional development opportunities through paid training and conferences, opportunities to meet and collaborate with interdisciplinary teams, networking opportunities throughout KKI and flexible scheduling options.
Vacancy ID
8145
Location
Patuxent Woods Therapy/Rehab
Street
9730 Patuxent Woods Drive
City
Columbia
State
MD
Zip
21046
Position Type
Regular Full Time
# of Hours
40.00
Department : Name
CARD Achievements
The Therapy Assistant (Therapeutic Assistant) works with young children with autism and/or related social-language delays in small group speech therapy alongside a Speech Language Pathologist (SLP). Treatment sessions focus on communication, social, emotional, and self-regulatory development. Sessions also include push-in occupational therapy services to work on fine and gross motor skills as well as sensory integration and regulation.   Group sizes range from three to five children under the age of six and meet between 3-4 times per week for ninety minutes to two and a half hour sessions. All children have individualized treatment plans and are thoughtfully placed in groups with children working on similar skills.  An ability to build relationships and work consistently with many of the same children over a period of time is emphasized.  Parental involvement is encouraged and supported through guided observations and regular observation days.   Additional benefits related to this position include career growth and professional development opportunities through paid training and conferences, opportunities to meet and collaborate with interdisciplinary teams, networking opportunities throughout KKI and flexible scheduling options.  
Vacancy ID
8317
Location
Greenspring - Creamer Family Building
Street
3901 Greenspring Avenue
City
Baltimore
State
MD
Zip
21211
Position Type
Regular Full Time
# of Hours
40.00
Department : Name
CARD Achievements

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