Education Specialist
The HSC Health Care System - Washington, DC

This job posting is no longer available on The HSC Health Care System. Find similar jobs: Education Specialist jobs

The Education Specialist assists families of patients in obtaining appropriate education services for their children during hospitalization and in preparation for hospital discharge. He/she ensures that each child receives an appropriate educational placement and intervention within a setting that stimulates positive, social, emotional and developmental skills. Collaborates with appropriate members of the interdisciplinary team and external stakeholders to assure that the educational needs of each individual patient are met. The successful candidate will have at least two years prior experience working with directly with children (preferably in a hospital setting); must have at least three years experience working with exceptional children with knowledge of the normal development of children and their disabilities Must also have knowledge of the educational rights of children with disabilities and appropriate instructional programs. Ability to communicate effectively with a diversified population verbally and in writing, and is self-motivated and takes initiative. Minimum Education Requirement: Master’s Degree in Education/Special Education or a related field. Minimum License Requirement: DC, VA or MD teaching certification, tracheostomy training (must be completed within three months of hire); CPR and First Aid certification also required. To apply for this position, please go to the following link:
About this company
5 reviews
Helping to fulfill the lives of children and young adults with special needs. Children and young adults with special needs deserve a level...