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Educational Specialist/Activities Coordinator

Alleghany Highlands Community Services
Covington, VA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

This position serves as a Recreation/ Activities Specialist for Merryfield ICF/IID. The employee works directly with individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities improving their cognitive functioning, problem solving skills, hand eye coordination, involvement in activities and socialization skills.

REQUIREMENTS

  • High School Diploma/GED (required)
  • Bachelor's Degree in Education or Human Services (preferred)
  • Minimum of 1 year experience working with individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (preferred)
  • Valid Driver's License (required)

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provide individualized assessment of intellectually and developmentally disabled individuals needs and interests and develop activities, educational programming and active treatment
  • Plan, coordinate and implement activities, including recreational, leisure/social and community activities. Provide interventions for active treatment at the ICF/IID and in the community
  • Provide assistance with developing individualized service plans to address social activities, social involvement and educational needs

BENEFITS

Alleghany Highlands Community Services

Address

Covington, VA
24426 USA

Industry

Education

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