SPECIAL EDUCATION ASSISTANT POSITIONS AVAILABLE

Special Education Class 3A Education Assistants
Resource 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