Are you interested in joining a team that provides support for special needs youth in your community? Come join the team at Avalon!!!
Avalon provides residential treatment as well as education at our onsite non-public school. The program is specialized to address the specific needs of adolescents with intellectual disabilities and emotional difficulties. Avalon's strengths include its intensive approach, a diverse and multidisciplinary group of staff, excellent clinical and behavioral training opportunities from experienced residential program leaders, compassion for youth and families, and an ability to flexibly support youth with complex situations. The Company: Fred Finch Youth Center has been serving children and young adults with mental and intellectual disabilities for more than a century.
Position: Full time NPS School Director position at our Oakland location.
Responsible to direct and maintain high quality concurrent education and mental health programming to meet the needs of young people and families enrolled due to co-occurring developmental and emotional challenges. Provides leadership to education and clinical staff; develops strategies to integrate educational, mental health, vocational, activities and family support. Collaborate with Senior Director regarding professional supervision of teachers or mental health staff as needed. Collaborate effectively with Residential Manager to ensure seamless program for youth in residence, school and mental health services. Develops and maintains collaborative partnership with other community agencies, schools, families/caregivers and school districts to coordinate school services. Ensures regulatory compliance with CA Dept. of Education, school district, National School Lunch Program, and mental health program standards. Provides leadership in outcome oriented program design/delivery, full enrollment, and fiscal health of school program.
HOW TO APPLY:
Click on the link below to apply https://www.appone.com/MainInfoReq.asp?R_ID=2035001