Morrison Center is looking for a full time Ed Tech I, II or III to join the strong team in our special purpose preschool in Wells. Our program offers individually based programming for children ages 2½ to 5 years old with a variety of disabilities, including autism, physical disabilities, cognitive disabilities and behavioral challenges.
The Program role models and teaches acceptance and friendship among all. The staff is comprised of a multidisciplinary team of licensed/certified special education teachers, educational technicians, physical, occupational, speech and language therapists and a school nurse.
This is a full-time position Monday through Friday with an Extended School Year schedule running 8 weeks in the summer.
Ed Tech job responsibilities include but are not limited to:
-Assisting in planning and carrying out plans for students in both group in and individual activities.
-Assisting in the development of students IEPs.
-Recording and maintaining student progress notes.
-Providing personal care, including activities of daily living skills and individual feeding and toileting programs.
-Helps to maintain and organize the classroom.
-Communicates effectively and professionally with supervisor, other members of the team, and parents.
-Contributes to a positive work environment that sustains or enhances the Center's positive image and reputation for service.
Must be Certified as an Ed Tech in the State of Maine or be able obtain certification - visit the DOE website for more info: https://www.maine.gov/doe/cert
Must be able to assist in moving students and be able to move and react quickly to student needs and behaviors.
Early Childhood courses/experience preferred. Experience with individuals/children with disabilities preferred.
Ed Tech III certification requires 90 college credit hours in a related field. Paid work experience may also count towards certification.
Pay and Benefits: Hourly wage depending based on certification level and experience ranging from $12-$16/hr.
We offer an excellent benefit package, including health and dental insurance with a company contribution towards the premium. Life Insurance, Short Term Disability, and Long Term disability insurance provided at no expense to the employee. 403(b) with company contribution. Rich professional development opportunities.
Morrison Center’s mission is to build a bright future for people with disabilities by empowering individuals to achieve maximum personal growth and independence.
Morrison Center is a 501 (c) (3) organization and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, physical or mental disability, genetic information, ancestry or national origin, or any other characteristic protected under federal, state, or local law in admission to, access to, treatment in or employment in its programs and activities.