Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) is one of the nation's largest and most respected health care management companies operating through its subsidiary acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities, and ambulatory centers nationwide. Founded in 1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more than 74,000 employees. The UHS business strategy is to build or purchase health care properties in rapidly growing markets and create a strong franchise based on exceptional service and effective cost control. Our success comes from a responsive management style and service philosophy based on integrity, competence and compassion.
Harbor Point Behavioral Health Center offers hope and healing for youth ages 7 to 18 at the time of admission with several psychiatric diagnoses and/or developmental disabilities. Located in Portsmouth, VA, Harbor Point provides intensive, residential treatment to youth in a comfortable setting that is conducive to healing. Our facility specializes in treating children and adolescents with depression, bipolar, ADHD, and other mental health issues. We also have specific treatment programs for those with intellectual disabilities or those with self-injurious behavior. Harbor Point and its programs are fully accredited by The Joint Commission and the Virginia Association of Independent Specialized Educational Facilities. We are licensed by The Virginia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services and the Virginia Department of Education. We are a TRICARE®-approved and certified facility.
Harbor Point Behavioral Health Center currently has a Vocational Teacher position available.
The Vocational Teacher will plan, instruct and implement vocational curriculum in accordance with vocational programming provided by the facility.
Develop and implement vocational plans (as appropriate) and coursework that support the school's academic programs.
Work as member of multidisciplinary team to develop and implement IEP/IIP and vocational program.
Reviews educational progress of assigned students with multidisciplinary team.
Instruct and supervise students within vocational courses.
Provide case management for residents as assigned.
Complete vocational assessment for all residents as appropriate.
Educate, interview, and monitor residents for the work program and develop work program opportunities within the facility.