Description Special Education Teacher Primary Location: United States-NJ-NJVineland Function:Program Services Coordination/Case Management Organization:NeuroRestorative
Every person needs the support of others, but we look for very special people to support adults with brain injuries. As a Cognitive RetrainingSpecialist with NeuroRestorative, you'll be one of those special people.
For NeuroRestorative and The MENTOR Network, a Cognitive Retraining Specialist is critical to our success and exemplifies the wonderful mission driven work we do here every day.
Essential Job Functions
Provide and maintain an orderly, safe, clean and warm therapeutic environment.
Closely follow the Day Program schedule of assignments and seek approval from the Day Program Administrator for any necessary changes.
Provide individual and group therapies to clients with the support of the Cognitive Coordinator.
Monitor clients during transitional times, lunch, and breaks. This includes behavioral, toileting, and general assistance as needed.
Attend assigned IRP meetings, Day Program team meetings, staff meetings, and additional meetings as assigned.
Complete all required documentation including, but not limited to behavior charts, FYI's, incident reports, monthly reports, IRP reports, therapy notes, lesson plans, and so forth.
Treat clients with respect, dignity, and compassion at all times.
Maintain a professional attitude at all times and ensure confidentiality of privileged information.
Complete all cognitive therapy assessments on an annual basis to all persons served, as determined by the Cognitive Coordinator.
Cooperate with the licensee and Department of Human Services in any inspection or investigation.
Complete all other duties as assigned by Cognitive Coordinator, Day Program Administrator, Vice President of Operations, President and CEO.
Minimum of BA in psychology or related field (as approved by SCR for certification) and preferred one year of related experience
Must maintain current valid driver's license
Valid CPR and First Aid certifications
NeuroRestorative New Jersey offers acontinuum of post-acute rehabilitation programs for individuals with brain injuriesand other neurological challenges. Through a range of program settings throughout the state andindividualized services, NeuroRestorative New Jersey can meet the needs ofparticipants at any state of post-acute rehabilitation.
NeuroRestorative New Jersey is apartner of The MENTOR Network. Foundedin 1980, The MENTOR Network is a national network of local human servicesproviders offering an array of quality, community-based services in more than30 states to adults and children with intellectual and developmentaldisabilities, brain and spinal cord injuries and other catastrophic injuriesand illnesses, and to youth with emotional, behavioral and medically complexchallenges as well as their families. With opportunities from coast to coast, when you join NeuroRestorativeNew Jersey and The MENTOR Network, you'll make a difference every day and helpto provide quality of life enhancing services to individuals across thecountry.
The MENTOR Network is a national network of local health and human services providers in more than 30 states offering an array of quality, community-based services to adults and children with intellectual and developmental disabilities, brain and spinal cord injuries and other catastrophic injuries and illnesses, and to youth with emotional, behavioral and medically complex challenges, as well as ...their families; and to elders in need of support. Founded in 1980, The Network has made a positive impact in the lives of thousands of children and adults across the country. We create innovative programs and implement systems—from our national continuous quality improvement program to our outcomes measurement tools—that enable us to deliver quality services and supports to the people we serve.