Special needs Educator

Special needs Educator
Employer: arcenciel
Deadline for applications: Sunday, August 13, 2017
Location: Taanayel
Working area: Beqaa
Job Description

General Objectives & Tasks :

1- Promote and develop the social inclusion of children welcomed by the association:

  • Work with young people suffering from physical, social, mental, psychological problems, in order to preserve and renovate their capacity to socialize and be autonomous by appreciating them through socio-educational activities (workshops, tutoring, integration ...).
  • Collect the information (health, social, economic, cultural ...) necessary for the evaluation of the followed child.
  • Organize activities to boost the affective, cognitive, artistic, physical and social capacity of the person.
  • Assist in building and drawing life path projects for the people in difficulty to develop their capacity in socialization, autonomy and social and professional integration.
  • Encourage life learning and citizenship.
  • Promote communication within the specialized classes.
  • Emphasize the potential of every child and help him to develop.
  • Implement technical activities to guide and orient their choices.
  • Participate in clinical and institutional meetings.
  • Participate in the therapeutic follow-up of children presenting psychological disorders with their specialized doctor.
  • Participate with the team in elaborating individualized treatment for children.
  • Draft reports and analyze the observation of the team’s multidisciplinary behavior.
  • Coordinate with the nurse to ensure the cleanliness, hygiene and health of children.

2- Supervising trainees:

  • Host and supervise trainees.
  • Contribute to the training of interns with professional background.
  • Raise trainees’ awareness about pediatric psychiatry.

Position Requirements:

Professional competencies:

  • Knowledge of the main pathologies of child psychiatry.
  • Good relational and communication skills to ensure a strong circle of trust.
  • Stimulate emotional, intellectual, artistic and social capacities of beneficiaries.

Personal competencies:

  • Strong psychological balance
  • Solid social consciousness
  • Listening skills
  • Trustful
  • Teamwork
  • Rigor
  • Ability to synthesize
  • Respect for professional secrecy
  • Organizational capacity
  • Perseverance

Working hours: Monday till Friday from 8 am till 2 pm

Experience required: Education degree: Bachelor Degree Field of education: Special education or Socio-education
Arabic: Fluent English: Excellent French: Excellent
Period: 1 year, renewable
Submission guidelines: Interested candidate are encouraged to apply online on arcenciel's careers website:
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