Teacher in Richmond, VA at ResCare

Date Posted: 10/14/2018

Job Snapshot

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    Richmond, VA
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Job Description


Title: Teacher

Job Category: Direct Care/Operations

Line of Business: Residential 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.

About this Line of Business

We cover thousands of homes across the country, with a comprehensive range of programs and services, including host home and foster care. ResCare partners with people in the community who open their homes to individuals with disabilities and assists families by providing adoption and foster care services. With almost four decades of experience in the IDD services field, our aim is to be the provider-of-choice in the development of unique and proprietary service offerings and technologies - working toward innovative care models and leading health outcomes with states and payers.

As a(n) Teacher you will: 

  • Provides special instruction to students in compliance with school-system and program requirements, state and federal regulations.
  • Implements an instructional, therapeutic and skill development program for differentiated learning levels.
  • Conducts formal and informal assessments of all students.
  • Plans and uses appropriate instructional strategies to include the integration of activities, materials and equipment that align with the accommodations as set in the student’s IEP.
  • Plans and supervises assignments for staff members assisting with students.
  • Establishes and maintains appropriate, open lines of communication with all parties to include but not limited to students, therapists, school district personnel, parents and co-workers.
  • Attends all required meetings and trainings offered by program.
  • Completes required documentation within timelines, including recording of grades and attendance.
  • Abides by and demonstrates the company’s Mission, Vision, and Values through both behavior and job performance on a day-to-day basis.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Position Requirements

  • Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree in Special Education and holds current state certification as Special Education Teacher in state providing the service.
  • Minimum of one year experience working with children with disabilities
  • Experience working with children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is preferred
  • Understand and have knowledge of the provided curriculum, Unique Learning
  • Able to co-teach and work in a fast-paced, constantly changing environment 

Additional Information


ResCare offers a comprehensive benefits package to full-time employees including medical, dental, vision, paid time off, disability, life, and tuition reimbursement. All employees age 21 and older are eligible to participate in the 401(k) retirement savings plan.

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.

3800-3810 Meadowdale Boulevard , Richmond, VA 23234-7190 USA