Teacher Associate

Sevita   Bloomington, IL   Full-time     Education
Posted on May 2, 2024

Teacher Associate - Adolescent Behavior program
Do you have experience working in a learning environment and want to work for a company that actively improves the lives of the individuals it serves? In the Teacher Associate role, you will be an important part of our commitment to serve others.

  • Work one-on-one with an assigned student under the direction of a teacher and adjusts delivery of instruction and learning activities accordingly.
  • Instruct students in a teacher’s absence, using the Behavior Management techniques to promote a smooth functioning classroom.
  • Utilize various teaching techniques when working with students on a one-on-one basis.
  • Monitor student’s learning behavior progress.
  • Instruct students when a teacher is involved in a team meeting or parent conference.
  • Keep on-going records of all students receiving one-on-one instruction and assists teachers and students in record keeping.
  • Assist teachers on educational field trips.
  • Participate as a member of the treatment team.
  • Attend all staff meetings, and training opportunities provided by the agency.
  • Use behavior management system effectively with all students and works effectively with teachers to resolve conflict situations.
  • Support the teachers in the growth of student academic work.
  • Provide for “On-Call” coverage on a rotating basis.
  • Perform other related duties and activities as required.


  • Must be 21 years of age per DCFS requirement.
  • Holds a high school diploma or its recognized equivalent (GED).
  • Has met one of the following requirements.
  • Holds an associate degree or higher from a regionally accredited institution of higher education.
  • Completed at least 60 semester hours of credit from a regionally accredited institution of higher education (excluding remedial coursework).
  • Paraprofessional Certified preferred but not required

Why Join Us?

  • Full compensation/benefits package for employees working 30+ hours/week.
  • 401(k) with company match.
  • Paid time off and holiday pay.
  • Rewarding, complex work adding value to the organization’s mission alongside a great team of co-workers.
  • Enjoy job security with nationwide career development and advancement opportunities.

We have meaningful work for you – come join our team – Apply Today!