Connected to Chimes: This organization’s mission is to improve the quality of life of people with developmental disabilities, such as Down syndrome, cerebral palsy, physical/emotional disabilities and autism, and work towards their complete integration into the community. They operate 15 different programs for these special citizens, providing services regardless of religion, gender, age or ethnicity.
Job Description of Trainee:
The children are 1-3 years old. The intern will Help the teachers in the classroom, at speech therapy sessions, OT/PT, and play with the kids.
Sample internship schedule:
Therapist comes in once a week for each kid. intern has opportunity to work with them once a week and then implement what they learned with the kids they work with.
Work hours:8:30am – 12:30
Must love kids! Must love to learn and have patience, have a want to learn language and gestures and have an open mind. Hebrew is not required, but very helpful.