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Teacher Educational Support

Date: Jan 22, 2020

Requisition ID: 68343

Ministry:  PLC Senior Services

Location: PLC Fortin Villa Learning Cntr

Location Address:
1025 North Washington Avenue, Kankakee, IL  60901-2059 United States (US)



Department: 10011200 Administration PFV 

Daily Hours: 4
Standard Hours: 0
Employment Status: PRN / Registry 
Employment Type: Regular 
Shift: Day



Under general supervision, coordinates all facets of the educational program for adolescents including education, assessments, curriculum development; liaison with the home school, school staffings, communication with other members of the multidisciplinary treatment team and parents, record maintenance and billing.




A.    Provides direct educational services to adolescents in conjunction with their home school academic programs.  Develops educational curriculum or programs for adolescents not currently enrolled in a school.


       1.   Serves as a liaison to coordinate educational services with the patient's home schools.  Contacts personnel at the home to obtain educational background including academic, social and behavioral information.


       2.   Assesses the educational needs of the patient, analyzes this information, and develops the educational assessment, which is part of the medical record.


       3.   Completes/forwards statement for Educational Services form in a timely manner.


       4.   Coordinates and participates in school staffings which includes obtaining and copying all necessary reports to school personnel, obtaining the physician's recommendations for educational services, scheduling necessary personnel to attend and obtaining the discharge plan.  This staffing may take place at PSJMC or at the home school.  Completes required to attend school staffing form and submits to manager.


       5.   Participates in weekly Team Conferences with the psychiatrist and other members of the multidisciplinary team to develop treatment goals for the patients.  Attends other staffings on the Adolescent Unit.


       6.   Participates in all departmental activities as needed.  These activities include, but are not limited to, departmental meetings, quality improvement activities, policy and procedure development, implementation and evaluation, the budgetary process,


This document represents the major duties, responsibilities, and authorities of this job, and is not intended to be a complete list of all tasks and functions.  Other duties may be assigned.




To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.



Education and/or Experience                                                               

Bachelor's degree in education is required.  One year of classroom experience, experience in a residential treatment center or institutional setting is preferred.


Computer Skills                                                            

None required.


Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

Must have a Type 9 or Type 10 Certificate.


Business Unit: PLC Senior Services

Job FunctionSupport Services 


EOE of Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability

Job Segment: Medical, Healthcare