FLORENCE CRITTENTON HOME/SERVICES Early Intervention Specialist in HELENA, Montana
Florence Crittenton provides comprehensive family centered services and supports for families ages 12-24 and their children ages 0-4. The Residential Program Early Intervention Specialist will work closely with clinical, residential, and the Early Childhood Program Manager to plan, coordinate, and lead in the development of early intervention and educational services for children of women and families in the residential settings. THE POSITIONLeads in taking care of children's physical, behavioral and educational needs during the client work day from 8 am ? 5 pm. Works as a key member of a clinical and educational team to support exceptional early intervention services for children who have a variety of developmental needs. Leads in the development and implementation of individual educational supports; which align with developmentally appropriate practices, trauma informed evidence based programs and practices, and the Montana Early Learning Standards. Responsible for individual and group care and teaching, while working closely with the clinical and educational team to write case/treatment plans, assess individual child needs and evaluate the effectiveness of the interventions offered. Performs additional tasks/duties as assigned.THE PERSONThe individual must possess the ability to organize work, set priorities, determine resource requirements, develop short and long-term goals and strategies to achieve them, coordinate educational services with related service providers if necessary, monitor progress and evaluate outcomes. He/she must also encourage and facilitate cooperation and trust, while fostering commitment and team strengths to achieve the educational goals for children in their care; understanding of infant/toddler physical, cognitive and social/emotional development; Requires a Bachelor's Degree in Education, Social Work or a related field with a minimum of 2 years' experience in an educational environment or family based setting. A valid driver's license, satisfactory background check and a health statement are required for all employees at the Florence Crittenton Home and Services.