Job Openings

JOB   LISTINGS
(UPDATED as of August 2014 )

Join us for a rewarding career with Benedictine!

The Benedictine School for Exceptional Children, Inc. is seeking talented and qualified people to serve children with multiple disabilities within an integrated, collaborative team teaching environment. Located on Maryland's beautiful Eastern Shore, we are within driving distance of Baltimore, Washington, D.C., and the Philadelphia areas.

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EMAIL RESUMES to employment@benschool.org
Please indicate the job title of the position(s) you are interested in applying for in the subject line of your email.

The Benedictine School -
... Full Time Positions:

Social Worker is responsible for providing support to students with special needs. . He/she will provide counseling as needed to individual and/or groups. The Social Worker is responsible for the coordination of behavior management efforts, accessing other resources (school psychologist, behavior specialist, etc) as needed and consultation with team members. Some evening or weekend hours may be required, as necessary. CLICK HERE for job description.

Board Certified Behavior Specialist - The Behavior Specialist will guide and support the school team in the development and implementation of behavior assessments, behavior strategies, positive behavioral support plans, data collection and analysis of behaviors for children and adolescents with developmental disabilities. Must be BCBA certified. CLICK HERE for job description.

Behavior Specialist - The Behavior Specialist will guide and support the school team in the development and implementation of behavior assessments, behavior strategies, positive behavioral support plans, data collection and analysis of behaviors for children and adolescents with developmental disabilities. CLICK HERE for job description.

Occupational Therapist - The Occupational Therapist helps individuals who have conditions that are mentally, physically, developmentally, or emotionally disabling to develop, recover, or maintain daily living, fine motor and pre-requisite academic skills. Bachelor's degree from an American Occupational Therapy Association accredited program & DHMH Licensed Occupational Therapist, mandatory. Pediatric experience with students with developmental disabilities, preferred.
CLICK HERE for job description.

Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) - The COTA will provide motor therapy to students in the school setting under the direction of a Registered Occupational Therapist (OTR). This is a full time position. CLICK HERE for job description.

Benedictine Information Technology-
... Full Time Positions:

Systems Administrator - The systems administrator will assist the IT Manager in the day to day operations of the server/network equipment. They will work with the IT Assistant on escalated tickets and provide support to the end users. Work hours are Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 4:00 pm with occasional on-call hours during nights and weekends. CLICK HERE for job description.

Helpdesk Coordinator will support the Benedictine organization in resolving technical problems they may encounter in the operation of MS Office software, email department application software, hardware, operating systems, logins, file backups and recovery. This is a full time position. CLICK HERE for job description.

 

The Benedictine School Residential Staff-
... Full Time Positions:

Residential Program Administrator - The Residential Program Administrator provides leadership and direction for the Residential program and day to day operations. The position is responsible for planning, coordinating, and supervising the recreation, leisure time and safety of male and female students ages 5 years to 21 years old. This administrator must have a bachelor's degree in Special Education, Social Work or other human services related field from an accredited school with a minimum of 5 year's experience leading/managing in a residential program setting. CLICK HERE for job description

Lead House Counselor - The Lead House Counselor provides supervision for group home students and staff, and maintains a clean, orderly environment. The counselor is required to be on a full-time work schedule while children are present in the house. Work schedules may be Sunday to Thursday or Tuesday to Saturday, depending on the staffing needs of the house. CLICK HERE for job description

Child Care Providers - The Child Care Provider will provide supervision and care to students living in the suites or group homes during evenings and weekends. The CCP will be responsible for assisting with life skills and leisure activities. Shifts vary according to need. CLICK HERE for job description

Awake Overnight Child Care Provider – The Awake Overnight Child Care Provider will provide care to students living in the suites or group homes from late night to early morning. Work hours are Monday – Friday from 10:30 pm to 8:30 am. CLICK HERE for job description

The Benedictine School Residential Staff-
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Part Time Position:

Cook - The Cook will be responsible for preparing a nutritious breakfast, lunch and dinner for students following guidelines set by Registered Dietician and preparing snacks for students when necessary.  The additional responsibilities include keeping the kitchen areas clean and organized.
Work hours are Saturday and Sunday 6:00 am – 2:00 pm. CLICK HERE for job description

Child Care Providers – The Child Care Provider will provide supervision and care to students living in the suites or group homes during evenings and weekends. The CCP will be responsible for assisting with life skills and leisure activities. PT weekends, Saturday and Sunday Flexible hours. CLICK HERE for job description.

Maryland Open Community
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Email resumes directly to md_employment@benschool.org) -
... Full Time Position:

Nursing Supervisor – Under general direction from OCP Director, provides nursing care of individuals; plans and oversees departmental staff nursing, ensuring customer satisfaction and adherence to policies, procedures, standards, and regulations. As a case manager the Nursing Supervisor plans and develops, in collaboration with the Program Coordinator and other designated team members, a nursing program designed to meet the health care needs of individuals served by the Benedictine Maryland Open Community Program. This professional provides 24- hour accountability, and is responsible for the individuals nursing care needs. Additionally as the Delegating Registered nurse is responsible for the clinical oversight of unlicensed personnel and determine the ability to delegate certain functions according to the Maryland Nurse Practice Act, mandatory DDA regulations, and agency standards. This is a full time position. CLICK HERE for job description.

Annapolis Job Coach – The job coach in the Supported Employment Department provides supervision and transportation, along with positive, effective coaching that develops job skills, life skills and behavioral supports to adult individuals with development disabilities as outlined in their Individual Plan. This is a full time position and the hours are 8:00 am to 4:00 pm, Monday through Friday, with some variation of work schedule to accommodate the needs of the individuals. CLICK HERE for job description.

Live-in Weekend Counselor – Direct care positions available at various group homes in Caroline/Talbot county areas. Employee will live at group home from 4:00 pm Friday afternoon until 4:00 pm Sunday afternoon. Previous residential experience is required. This is a 32 hour shift with full time benefits. CLICK HERE for job description. Email resumes directly to md_employment@benschool.org.

Supported Employment Job Coach - The Job Coach in the Supported Employment Department provides supervision, transportation along with positive, effective coaching that develops job skills, life skills and behavioral supports to adult individuals with developmental disabilities as outlined in the Individual Plan. The work schedule for this full time position is 8am to 4pm, Monday through Friday, with some variation of work schedule to accommodate needs of individuals. This is a full time position. CLICK HERE for job description.

FT Direct Support Professionals for group homes in following areas:
- Easton: Live-in House Counselor position, Sunday night through Friday morning, 6a-9a and 4p-10p
- Denton: Awake Overnight, Monday through Friday, 12m-8a
- Henderson: Residential Aide, Sunday through Thursday, 4p-12m
Email resumes directly to md_employment@benschool.org.

Maryland Open Community -
(Email resumes directly to md_employment@benschool.org)

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Part Time Positions:

Direct Support Professional - PT Direct care positions available at various group homes in Caroline/Talbot county areas. Hours will vary, mostly weekends, but typical shifts are 8:00am – 4:00pm, 8:00am – 8:00pm, 9:00am – 9:00pm, or 4:00pm -12:00am Email resumes directly to md_employment@benschool.org.

Aides must be at least 21 years of age; provide proof of HS diploma/GED; possess valid driver's license; have clean driving record. Must pass pre-employment background check and drug screen.

Adult Day Activity Center

Day Activity Support Staff - The Day Activity Support Staff is a position that is directly responsible for assisting Individuals within their vocational settings as well as promoting independent living skills. This position is directly supervised by the Day Program Coordinator. This is a full time position. CLICK HERE for job description.

Graphics Department - None available at this time

Vocational Department - None available at this time

Busy Bee -

Busy Bee Job Coach- Under the direction of the Busy Bee worksite manager, the Job Coach is responsible for performing janitorial duties in buildings on campus and in the community. Job Coach will model job skills and train vocational individuals assigned to work in the Busy Bee vocational area. Quality customer service will be provided to the individuals and contracts at all times. Work hours are Monday through Friday with occasional nights or weekends as needed. This is a full time position. CLICK HERE for job description.


We offer competitive salary and benefit package.
Submit resume or application to:

Benedictine Programs & Services
14299 Benedictine Lane
Ridgely, MD 21660

Email resumes to employment@benschool.org
Please indicate the job title of the position(s) you are interested in applying for in the subject line of your email.

FAX resumes to 410.634.1392

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Located on the Great Eastern Shore of Maryland.