Teacher in Peoria, AZ at ResCare

Date Posted: 5/27/2018

Job Snapshot

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    Peoria, AZ
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Job Description


Title: Teacher

Job Category: Direct Care/Operations

Line of Business: Workforce Services

About ResCare

Join us in transforming peoples' lives and their communities! ResCare is a one-of-a-kind human services company offering services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, home care for seniors, as well as education, vocational training, and job placement for people of all ages and skill levels. Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a Teacher. In this position, you will play a vital and positive role in helping our clients with intellectual, cognitive, or developmental disabilities achieve their fullest potential.

Are you passionate about helping others? Don’t miss this opportunity to find career success and fulfillment while you help people reach their highest level of independence! Apply today! ResCare. Where Care Meets Career.

Teacher Responsibilities

  • Supervise youth and observe social behavior and educational functioning.
  • Stimulate interest and cooperation in individual and group classes and activities and observe youth behavior in response to treatment efforts.
  • Prepare daily lesson plans.
  • Instruct clients.
  • Prepare periodic and special evaluations through the Individual Service Plan (ISP) and Individual Education Plan (IEP).
  • Communicate orally and in writing all appropriate information.
  • Assess each student’s learning style.
  • Design and implement curriculum, instructional strategies, and materials appropriate to the youth.
  • Attend weekly team meetings.
  • Ensure attendance of students in all classes.
  • Check on normative behavior.
  • Complete all necessary paper work to ensure proper recording of student progress.
  • Maintain order in the classroom.
  • Complete educational report for Clinical department at 30 day of client’s stay, report all ethical and legal violations to supervisor.

Specific Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree and certification by the State Board of Education.
  • Special Education Certification or experience with special education/emotionally disturbed students preferred.
  • Must possess strong organizational and computer skills.
  • The ability to type 25 wpm required.

Additional Information


In addition to meeting your passion for making a difference in people's lives and career advancement, opportunities you may also be offered:

  • Competitive pay based on experience
  • Medical, Dental, Vision Benefits
  • Suite of voluntary insurance options
  • 401(k)
  • Paid Time Off
  • Holidays
  • Performance incentives
  • Company Discount Purchasing Program
    • Cell phone Service
    • Ford and Chrysler Automobiles
    • Furniture
    • Appliances
    • Staples discounts
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Legal Assistance Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Predictive Full-time, 40 Hour Plus Schedule
  • Part-time and On-call shifts available (less than 30 hours)

Don't miss this opportunity to find career success and fulfillment while you assist people to reach their highest level of independence. 

ResCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ResCare does not discriminate against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, age, veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment, or on the basis of gender in its health programs and activities.

7785 West Peoria Avenue , Peoria, AZ 85345-5922 USA