The Kempsville Center for Behavioral Health - Norfolk, VA

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Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) is one of the nation’s largest and most respected health care management companies, operating through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide. Founded in 1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more than 65,000 employees. The UHS business strategy is to build or purchase health care properties in rapidly growing markets and create a strong franchise based on exceptional service and effective cost control. Our success comes from a responsive management style and a service philosophy based on integrity, competence and compassion.

Kempsville Center for Behavioral Health, founded in 1986, is an 82 bed facility within the city of Norfolk, Virginia. Kempsville Center for Behavioral Health offers comprehensive mental health programs to the state of Virginia. We provide psychiatrically and medically managed acute and residential treatment for children and adolescents with significant impairments in their social and emotional development. We provide quality care to children and adolescents in need using quality, evidence based practice treatments. We are accredited by The Joint Commission (TJC), and are licensed by the Commonwealth of Virginia and The Virginia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services (DBHDS). Kempsville Center for Behavioral Health currently has a TEACHER position available. The candidate selected will be responsible for the following:

Planning and implementing Education Plan for students. Participates with vocational, patient/resident care, recreation and clinical staff in formulating and implementing Individual Education Plan for assigned students. Serves as a role model for students to observe and learn socially effective values, attitudes and behaviors.


Undergraduate degree in Education with Virginia certification in specific subject or age-related areas.

None required. One year experience working with children and adolescents preferred.

Must possess knowledge of and ability to implement education theory; regular educational curriculum and development; behavioral management techniques; and utilization within education settings; teaching skills for special needs students; good oral and written communication skills and good interpersonal skills.

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