Birth to Three Employee and Contractor Positions – Sp.Ed, SW, OT, PT & SLP
SARAH Inc, KIDSTEPS is always looking for qualified Early Intervention Professionals to provide support to infants, toddlers, and their families enrolled in the KIDSTEPS Birth to Three Program. Our Early intervention program will provide you with the enriching experience of helping children reach their maximum potential. SARAH Inc, KIDSTEPS will invest in you and offers competitive wages, benefits, and schedules. Join our team and help us ensure the development and implementation of activities that are family-centered and promote positive outcomes.
Developmental Therapy Associates, Developmental Therapists, Social Workers, Occupational Therapists, Physical Therapists, Speech and Language Pathologists and other associated early Intervention Professionals are asked to submit their resumes to be considered for an employee or contractor position.
PRIMARY JOB FUNCTIONS (Not Limited To):
Assess, develop, implement, and review plans that will meet the developmental needs of young children and their families.
Communicate effectively through a family-centered philosophy, and respect for cultural diversity manner with families, staff, and community representatives.
Comply with all applicable federal and state laws, regulations, guidelines and best practices providing state contracted early intervention services.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES
Knowledge of early intervention best practices, childhood development, family systems, and disabilities
Understanding of company policies and procedures, applicable regulatory requirements and standards, and community resources
Ability to work with families and children with differing abilities
Ability to demonstrate good communication, cultural sensitivity, and interpersonal skills necessary to provide guidance and instruction to families
Ability to work flexible hours and drive/travel to varying locations as needed
QUALIFICATIONS and PHYSICAL EFFORT:
Must maintain valid Connecticut license as required for your specialty per CT State Birth to Three professional regulations. Must have a valid United States driver’s license with an acceptable driving history as defined by SARAH Inc.’s policy, AND have internet access, cell phone, and reliable transportation.
Must be able to sit, stand, and walk at an assigned location(s) and work for extended periods of time; bend/stoop, kneel and balance frequently; climb, reach above shoulder level; push/pull, squat and crouch occasionally; with assistance, lift, carry and position individuals of various weight. Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 pounds occasionally.