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Early Intervention Programme Teacher

Job Details

  • Agency: Education
  • Reference: R0342017
  • Posted: 10-Feb-2017
  • Closing Date: 23-Feb-2017
  • Salary: $49,428 - $57,336
  • Job Description

The Ministry of Education, Employment and Gender Affairs invites applications for the following education roles within the Government school system for the 2016/17 academic years

Early Intervention Programme Teacher

The Early Intervention Programme (EIP) Teacher coordinates and delivers direct interventions for children from birth to compulsory school age with Special Educational Needs (SEN) working within the Early Intervention Programme, which is a service offered through the Department of Education Service.

Requirements include:

  • A Bachelorís degree in Early Childhood Education (with credentials in Special Education) or Special Education (with credentials in Early Childhood) or equivalent preparation from an accredited college or university.
  • A formal teacher training/qualification as specified in the Department of Education Services policy on Teacher Qualifications.
  • A minimum of three (yearsí experience as either an Early Intervention Programme Teacher or Special Educational Needs Teacher.
  • Specialized knowledge is typical of the field and includes early child development, implementation of IDPs, and developmental disorders of childhood. Moderate understanding of related services of psychology, speech and language therapy, and motor therapies is preferred.

The post-holder must be able to travel to homes and early childhood centres as well as other agencies so a valid driverís license would be an advantage.

The remuneration package for the successful candidate is offered without deductions. The Cayman Islands Government provides an additional 12% pension contribution and 100% health insurance coverage for the employee and their dependents

A pre-employment drug screen and a Police Records check are conditions of employment

Detailed Job Descriptions and Government Application Form are available online at www.education.gov.ky/jobs

All applicants must complete the Government Application Form, and a Cover Letter via e-mail to edu.recruitment@gov.ky

Benefits will be determined in accordance with the Public Service Management Law, Personnel Regulations, the Public Service Pensions Law and the CINICO Health Plan as may be amended from time to time. Pension and health benefits are non-contributory.