Bayes Achievement Center is a residential treatment center and day school program serving special needs students with significant behavioral difficulties.
Teaching Parent (Full-Time Direct Care Staff)
(Schedule: 2 days on/ 2 days off/ 3 days on/ 2 days off/ 2 days on/ 3 days off)
(Bachelor’s degree preferred but not required)
Teaching Parents provide care, educational/life skills training, and supervision to students with special needs in teaching homes and classroom settings. Positions are full-time with a rotation of 48 hour and 72 hour shifts which include holidays and weekends (every other weekend off). Staff live in our residential homes with the kids while on shift. Teaching Parents serve in the following capacities:
Assist classroom teacher in implementation and evaluation of student educational goals
Monitor and assist clients with self-care
Effective problem solving and problem sensitivity acumen
Develop and schedule activities that lead, encourage, and develop the clients' independence
Qualified candidates must be at least 21 years old and should possess excellent communication skills, patience, a positive attitude, flexibility and have a passion for helping youth. Candidates must be able to exercise effective decision making and take initiative in a fast-paced environment. Candidates should also be a self-starter who excels in a dynamic environment that requires working effectively individually or as part of a team.
Benefits include a yearly income of $47,500, 401(k) Profit Sharing Plan, company-paid health, dental, and vision plans for the employee, 15 days of paid time off per year, and every other weekend off.
Awake Night Staff
Must be able to stay awake and alert. Positions are part time and shifts are from 10:45 pm – 6:00 am on a rotating schedule of two on/ two off/ three on schedule. Holidays and weekends are a must although the schedule allows for every other weekend off. Primary job responsibilities include:
- Provide monitoring of residents during the night to ensure safety and well-being
- Ensure that clients do not engage in inappropriate or dangerous behavior
- Make rounds to check on areas of the Teaching Home
Applicants must have a minimum of a high school diploma/GED, have a clear criminal history, and pass a drug test.
Pay for the position is $13.00 per hour.
Strong verbal and written communication skills are a must. A clear criminal history check and FBI fingerprint is required and must pass a drug test.