Custodian

New Story is seeking a FULL-TIME Custodian to work in our Wyoming location. 35 Hours per week; Afternoon and Evening hours; Hours are flexible.

The Custodian is responsible for maintaining building in a clean and orderly condition. This position is primarily responsible for performing cleaning duties, such as cleaning floors, shampooing carpet, washing walls and glass, removing trash, etc.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Clean lavatory basins, inside/outside surrounds of sinks.
•Clean traps/fill drain traps.
•Refill toilet paper, paper towel and soap dispensers.
•Wipe tiles, polish mirrors, empty trash cans and clean and mop floors in all restrooms.
•Vacuum carpet throughout building (spot clean where necessary).
•Sweep/vacuum and damp mop all hard flooring.
•Damp dust furniture/desks, dust and damp wipe fixtures & fittings (skirting, pipes, window ledges).
•Empty trash, remove marks from glass, doors and walls, clean telephones in all classrooms, group rooms, staff rooms, offices, meeting rooms and library
•Wash/clean outdoor building surfaces such as windows, frames, doors, sidewalks, asphalt, etc.
•Keep grounds/parking lot free from trash, leaves and debris.
•Empty outside trash containers and cigarette receptacles.
•Sweep, shovel and salt building entrances/exits.
•Salt slippery areas of parking lot, sidewalks and stoops when necessary.
•Assess and report any unsafe conditions.

Qualifications:
High school diploma or equivalent and a minimum of 1 years’ experience providing custodial/cleaning services.

Interested applicants should send letters of interest and up-dated resumes:
Terri Crahalla, VP/COO
New Story, 1150 Wyoming Avenue, Wyoming, PA 18644
Email: tcharalla@salisburymgt.com
FAX: 570-714-2351

Crisis Intervention Specialist

New Story is currently seeking to fill the position of Full-Time Crisis Intervention Specialist in our Wyoming School.
The Crisis Intervention Specialist is a member of a multidisciplinary team responsible for the implementation of therapeutic skills acquisition and behavior reduction protocol. This position is responsible for providing behavior intervention and implementation of protocols in the school setting.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Implement therapeutic behavioral interventions per behavioral/safety plan.
• Utilize non-violent crisis intervention techniques and physically assist as needed.
• Demonstrate appropriate behavior management strategies and techniques, including knowledge of student privileges and responsibilities.
• Work collaboratively with the multidisciplinary team to offer insight in the development of IEP goals and objectives for students receiving crisis services.

Minimum Qualifications:
High School Diploma or Equivalency
• One year experience working with children/adolescents with physically aggressive behaviors.

Interested applicants submit and up-dated resume and letter of interest no later than November 4, 2016 to:

Michelle Cummings, Clinical Director
New Story, 1150 Wyoming Avenue, Wyoming, PA 18644
FAX: (570) 714-0829 Email: mcummings@newstory.com

Special Education Teacher

New Story is currently seeking qualified candidates to fill the positions of Special Education Teacher in our Wyoming School
The Special Education Teacher is responsible for developing, maintaining and documenting all instructional and behavioral programs within the school setting. The Special Education Teacher is responsible for overseeing classroom dynamics and functioning of all staff within their classroom.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Completing the Individualized Education Plan (IEP) process
Development of lesson plans which include sufficient planning of activities to keep students actively engaged in learning. Lesson plans should be tailored to meet the individual needs of students based on IEP goal and objectives.
Work collaboratively with members of the multidisciplinary team to develop/design and implement appropriate services.
• Provide appropriate guidance, leadership and direction to staff within the classroom.

Minimum Qualifications for this position include:
PA Public School Special Education Teaching Certificate; OR
• Private Academic Teaching Certificate; OR
• Private Academic Temporary Approval Certificate
•Minimum of 6 months experience working with children with behavior/learning disorders

Interested applicants should submit an updated resume and letter of interest to:

Shannon McLaughlin, Director of Education
New Story, 1150 Wyoming Ave., Wyoming, PA 18644
FAX: (570) 714-0829 Email: smclaughlin@newstory.com

 

Classroom Support Staff

New Story is currently seeking a qualified candidate to fill the position of Classroom Support Staff in our Wyoming School.

The Classroom Support Staff works collaboratively with the Special Education Teacher to fulfill the curricular and behavioral needs of the students.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Work collaboratively with member of the multi-diciplinary team.
• Implement appropriate behavior management strategies and techniques. 2
• Assist, Monitor and guide students.
• Observe and record data.

Minimum Qualifications:
• High School diploma or equivalency and 6 months experience working with children having behavioral/learning disorder; OR
• Four year degree from a college or university with a PA public school teacher certificate.

Interested applicants should submit and updated resume and letter of interest no later than July 18, 2016 to:
Michelle Cummings, Clinical Director
New Story, 1150 Wyoming Ave.
Wyoming, PA 18644
Fax: (570)714-0829
Email: mcummings@newstory.com

Behavior Specialist Consultant - Wyoming/Throop

New Story is currently seeking to fill the position of Part-Time BSC to work in our Wyoming/Throop locations.
The BSC is a lead member of a multi-disciplinary team responsible for the implementation of therapeutic skills acquisition and behavioral modification protocols. The BSC is responsible for the development of an individualized treatment plan and monitoring progress for assigned clients in partnership with family members, Mobile Therapists and Therapeutic Staff Support. The BSC provided clinical supervision to TSS. This position is required to work hours that coincide with client schedules, including day, evening and/or weekend hours.

The Behavior Specialist Consultant is primarily responsible for:
Develop individualized treatment plans based upon assessments and input from others involved with the child.
• Schedule and conduct consultations with the child and/or family using the treatment plan as a guide.
• Revise treatment plan based on assessment of treatment protocols, observation and other related data collected.
• Provide clinical group supervision to Therapeutic Staff Support as scheduled on a weekly basis.

Qualifications for the position include:
• Licensed Doctoral Level Psychologist; OR
• Licensed clinical Psychologist; OR
• Other Master’s level mental health clinician with documented training in the field of behavioral modification techniques or supervised by A or B above.
• BSC Licensure
• Previous experience working with children and families in the implementation of therapeutic skills acquisition and behavior change protocols.

SIGN-ON BONUS AVAILABLE!
Interested candidates should send an up-dated resume and letter of interest to:

Beverly Strunk
Phone: (570) 714-2350 ext: 7058
bstrunk@newstory.com
1150 Wyoming Ave.
Wyoming, PA 18644

We‘d love to hear from you.

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1150 Wyoming Ave. • Wyoming, PA 18644
Phone: (570) 714-2350 • Fax: (570) 714-0829