Here at LearnWell, we've dedicated ourselves to making a life-changing impact on the 10 million students currently in the U.S. who live with some type of behavioral health need (depression, anxiety, suicidal ideation, eating disorder, substance use). For nearly 25 years, we have provided on-site instructional services within the hospital setting, helping students to continue their academic progress during treatment and successfully reenter the classroom. LearnWell has a network of 180+ dedicated educators that commit themselves daily to embracing our mission and positively impacting generations to come.
LearnWell is currently looking for our next creative and passionate teacher to fill a full-time school year position in Philadelphia, PA. The certified teacher will work in a unique fast-paced behavioral health facility center; which involves working with adolescent students in a small classroom setting and supporting them academically with common core subjects while they are receiving treatment.
Essential functions of the job may include but are not limited to the following:
Plan, prepare and deliver daily lesson plans and instructional material for an average of 10-12 students, with a maximum amount of 15; in a small group setting
Help students one-on-one if extra assistance is needed on their individual school curriculum.
Use relevant technology to support and differentiate instruction
Communicate necessary information regularly to students, hospital and parents regarding student progress and student needs
Encourage and monitor the progress of individual students and use information to adjust teaching strategies
Updating daily attendance and creating daily session reports for each student
Position entails a 40-hour a week commitment, Monday-Friday, 8:00-4:30 or 7:30-4:00, based on candidate preference.Position also includes a $500 sign on bonus! $250.00 bonus after teacher's first day and then remaining $250.00 after 90 days of employment. We offer a very generous package of paid time off including vacation time, sick time, federal holidays, and paid school breaks. We also offer healthcare benefits that include medical, dental, and vision. Additional benefits include paid family leave options, 401K, employer sponsored life insurance policies, and annual grants for tuition reimbursement.
B.A/B.S degree from an accredited institution
PA State Teaching Certification
Comfortable working with adolescents
Ability to establish and maintain cooperative and effective working relationships with others
Strong organizational skills
Understanding of subject matter relevant to students need
- Behavioral Medicine
- Team Working
- Curriculum Development