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Infant Toddler Developmental Specialist (ITDS) – BDI/Battelle experience in Key West, FL at Benchmark Human Services

Date Posted: 2/17/2019

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    Key West, FL
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Job Description

Position Title: Infant Toddler Developmental Specialist (ITDS)

Service Area:  Cities -Key West, FL (lower Keys), Marathon, FL (middle Keys), Key Largo, FL (upper Keys)

Reports To: Program Director

Supervises: None


Incorporate parent/caregiver involvement in order to encourage follow-through and intervention of the developmental skills in all aspects of the child’s daily life (Birth – 3 years).


  1. Assessment of developmental need to assist in determining eligibility for services

  2. Provide families with information, skills and support related to enhancing their child’s development.

  3. Include direct activities with the child designed to enhance the child’s development in one or more domains, including: cognition, adaptive functions, social/emotional skills, motor development and communication.

  4. Promote activities in the “natural setting” to enhance implementation of the IFSP.

  5. Complete necessary documentation to facilitate reimbursement through primary funding sources. (i.e., Medicaid, private insurance, etc.).

  6. Comply with Florida’s Early Steps Program with regard to continuing education, etc.

  7. Report any suspected abuse, neglect or exploitation immediately to supervisor or department head.

  8. Other duties as assigned.

  9. Comply with all standards to assure the health and safety of all individuals.

  10. Report to work as scheduled.


  1. Ability to multi-task

  2. Ability to effectively communicate with internal and external entities.


  1. BDI/Battelle experience

  2. Valid Florida Driver’s License.

  3. Baccalaureate and/or Masters and/or Doctorate degree in special education, deaf education, elementary education, early childhood or Child Development, Licensed as Registered Nurse, or related field with special education teaching license and 12 months supervised early intervention experience.

  4. Meets criteria for Early Steps Provider Enrollment.

Candidates for employment are required to pass drug screening. If interested apply on-line at  Benchmark Human Services is an EOE/AAP Employer. Veterans, women, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.