Mental Health Education Teacher

    Chattanooga, TN

    Job Description

    SHIFT: No Weekends

    SCHEDULE: Full-time

    Parkridge Valley Adolescent Campus, Chattanooga, TN

    Mental Health Education Specialist


    Member of the TriStar Division of HCA

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    A few of the benefits we provide you:
    • Industry Leading Clinical Training and Professional Academy-Emerging Leaders
    • Tuition Reimbursement and Student Loan Forgiveness Programs
    • 401k (3%-9% match based on tenure)
    • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
    • Full Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance
    • New Extended Family Leave
    • Healthcare and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
    • Hundreds of consumer discounts
    • Financial Fitness Program with a Certified Financial Planner
    AboutParkridge Valley Hospital:

    Parkridge Valley Hospitalisa two-campus, 170 bed behavioral health facility with Parkridge Health System, has served the Chattanooga area for over 40 years, providing expertise in treating a broad range of mental health and chemical dependency issues for all ages.

    TheParkridge ValleyChild and Adolescent Campusserves the psychiatric needs of children under the age of 18. The pastoral campus spans 80 acres, and providers incorporate outdoor activities, such as hiking, disc golf, swimming and a ropes course into therapeutic regimens.Valley Academy, located on the Child & Adolescent campus, offers a safe environment in which children who need a morestructured, supervised scholastic environment attend class.

    Valley Academy, an accredited school under the Tennessee Department of Education, serves both regular education and special education students in a structured environment for children and adolescents residential patients at Parkridge Valley Child and Adolescent Campus. Valley Academy is staffed with a Director of Education/ Principal, adolescent teachers, latency-age teacher, educational liaison and mental health technician. Valley Academy offers quality, interim education programs designed to meet the unique needs of the children and adolescents we serve.

    About this position:

    Under the direction of the school principal, the special education teacher plans and provides for appropriate learning experiences for students with disabilities in a variety of educational settings. The person in this position is responsible for creating a flexible program and learning environment that provides specialized instruction for students with disabilities, such that the students benefit from thegeneral education curriculum to the greatest extent possible when supported with supplemental aides, accommodations, and other needed supports.

    If you find this opportunity compelling, we encourage you to apply. We promptly review all applications. If you are highly qualified you will hear from one of our managers. We are actively interviewing so apply today!

    We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

    • Bachelor's degree in Education or Special Education.
    • Licensed teacher in the state of Tennessee.
    • Experience in behavioral health strongly preferred.
    • CPI required within 30 days of employment.
    • BLS and First Aid required within 90 days of employment.
    • Valid driver's license required.

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    Posting ID: 558405706Posted: 2020-05-22