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Adult Education Teacher

Clausen House Oakland, CA
  • Expired: 6 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.


· Provide instruction in the following domain subjects as described in the Adult Education Program Design: Self-Care, Functional Academics and Vocational, Self Advocacy, and Community Integration.

· Develop course curricula and lesson plans that include class goals to reach individuals of different developmental levels within the same group.

· Prepare and administer meaningful and goal oriented classes to adults with developmental disabilities, actively engage individuals in class activity, and provide challenging curricula to expand knowledge and experience on site and in the community. Classes and activities are based on client involvement, assessments and goals.

· Participate in taking attendance, bus duty, and lunch duty as assigned by Associate Program Director.

· Transport students in Clausen House vehicles for off site program activities.

· Complete record keeping according to established standards and procedures.

· Write Individual Service Plans for each caseload consumer and track progress in the Semi-Annual and Annual Review reports, daily progress notes. Include consumer in process.

· Write Special Incident Reports per Title VII and XXII Regulations as needed.

· Monitor the whereabouts of consumers for whom you are responsible throughout program day.

· Flexible in adjusting to program changes.


· Serve as an advocate for a caseload of consumers, assisting them formally and informally with their growth in the program.

· Meet with consumers and interdisciplinary team to establish individualized goals and objectives for Individual Service Plans.

· Maintain a professional manner in all aspects of the job, both on and off site.

· Function as a suitable role model for consumers.

· Display a positive, constructive attitude.

· Make effective use of non-session time for room preparation, curriculum planning, consumer interactions, maintaining tidiness of Teachers’ Office and common areas.

· Keep supervisor involved and informed in pertinent consumer information.

· Maintain punctuality, reliability, and ethical practices.

· Demonstrate an understanding of the program mission by applying key values and principles in the daily work setting.

· Follow policies and procedures outlined in both the Clausen House Personnel Manual and the Adult Education Program policies.

Job Type: Full-time

Clausen House

Why Work Here?

This is a rewarding field of work for the right type of person.

Clausen House is an Oakland based non-profit whose mission is to create opportunities for adults with developmental disabilities to gain competency, develop relationships and join the community with increasing command over their own lives. We provide a range of programs for more than 180 adults by providing residential services, independent and supported living, supported employment, adult education and recreational programs. We celebrate the diversity of the bay area and work towards reflecting this diversity throughout our organization.


650 Grand Avenue, Oakland, CA, 94610
Oakland, CA