1:1 Aide

Job | Posted 2 years ago
Start Date
Position Areas
Instructional Support


Finn Academy: An Elmira Charter School is looking for a dedicated, hardworking individual to serve as a 1:1 Aide.  A 1:1 Aide works directly with a scholar in a general education or special education setting.  This individual assists in meeting the daily academic, social-behavioral, and physical needs of the child.   
Scholar Achievement:

  • Adapts classroom activities, assignments and/or materials under the direction of the supervising teacher for the purpose of supporting and reinforcing classroom objectives and meeting IEP Goals
  • Implements special education and related services strategies as directed by the therapist
  • Assist in implementation of Individualized Education Plan and Behavior Intervention Plan
  • Aide in collecting data related to behavior, academics, and social interactions
  • Provide support for individual scholar inside/outside the classroom to fully participate in activities
  • Adheres to scholar’s daily schedule and behavior plan to maintain a safe and positive learning environment
  • Assist with academic and social/behavioral goals under the direction of the classroom and special education teachers
  • Attend to hygiene needs of assigned scholar, including toileting and dressing as needed
  • Attends meetings and in-service presentations/trainings for the purpose of acquiring and/or conveying information relative to job functions
  • Other duties as assigned, based on scholar needs
Skills and Characteristics:
  • Maintain a positive and professional demeanor while working with scholars and staff
  • Communicates in a professional manner with all scholars, families, and staff
  • Flexibility and willingness to actively participate in school community
  • Strong organizational skills and high attention to detail
  • Maintain confidentiality
  • Proactive problem solver who demonstrates initiative and team work

  • Commitment to the belief that all scholars can learn and to the mission of educational equality
  • Fidelity to Finn Academy Charter School mission and Finn Academy Accountability Plan
Educational Background and Experience
  • High School Diploma
  • Experience with children with disabilities preferred

To apply, please submit letter of interest, resume, and three professional references.

*Finn Academy is an equal opportunity employer

Posted By

Finn Academy Charter School

610 Lake , Elmira, NY 14901

At the following locations

Finn Academy: An Elmira Charter School

610 Lake , Elmira, NY 14901

Compare with State

Amount per Student

State Average: $22,444

% ELL Students

State Average: 8%

Student Teacher Ratio


State Average: 13.16

% IEP Students

State Average: 18%



State Average: 355