SPECIAL EDUCATION ASSISTANT POSITIONS AVAILABLE

Special Education Class 3B Education Assistants
Center-based positions districtwide
Seven hours per day, which includes 6.5 hours of paid work time and 30 minutes of unpaid lunch time
$17.75 to $18.92 per hour based on the current salary schedule
 
RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assists in providing supervision and instruction to students with disabilities who may also have behavior problems.
  • Provides clerical and organizational support to special education teachers as needed.
  • Works with individuals and/or small groups when activities and assignments are presented by mainstream teachers and/or special education teachers.
  • Provides support for students in crisis.
  • Willingness to lift, carry and physically manage as necessary.
  • Can successfully complete Personal Care Assistant (PCA) certification and provide documentation of completion upon request.
  • Other duties as assigned by teacher or principal.
     

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Minimum two years of college coursework or successful completion of the ParaPro assessment.
  • Experience working with students who have cognitive disabilities, physical disabilities and behavior problems preferred.
  • Word processing, filing and computer familiarity.
  • Patient, calm and understanding manner when working with students.
  • Sensitivity to confidentiality.
  • Able to attend work regularly and report to work in a timely manner.
  • Able to assist students with classroom assignments.
  • Demonstrates strong organizational skills and has the ability to prioritize and perform multiple tasks.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE
Apply on-line at http://www.applitrack.com/rdale/onlineapp/
 
POSTING OPEN UNTIL FILLED
 
Erica Strand
Human Resources Program Director
4148 Winnetka Avenue N.
New Hope, MN 55427