Special Education Aide

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Start Date
08/01/2020

Description

Job Title:  Special Education Aide
 
Reports to:  Campus Principal
           
Dept/School:  Wester Middle School
           
Work Year:  184 Days
 
Base Salary:  $20,500  Actual salary will be calculated based on experience.

PRIMARY PURPOSE:      
Assist special education teacher provide for physical and instructional needs of students with disabilities in special education setting. 
 
QUALIFICATIONS:    
Education/Certification:         

High School diploma or GED
Associates degree or two years of higher education preferred
If hired, must complete SBEC certification process to obtain an Educational Aide Certification
 
Special Knowledge/Skills:    
Ability to work with children with disabilities
Ability to follow verbal and written instructions
Ability to communicate effectively
Knowledge of general office equipment
  
MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:
Help teacher prepare instructional materials.
Help teacher keep administrative records and prepare required reports.
Provide assistance to substitute teachers.
Assist students with physical disabilities according to their needs (may require some lifting).
Help manage behavior of students.
Assume responsibility for learning and adapting to each student’s special needs.
Work with individual students or small groups.
Help supervise students throughout the school day, inside and outside the classroom.
Keep teacher informed of special needs or problems of individual students.
Maintain confidentiality.
Participate in staff development training programs and special events as assigned.
Candidates must be able to fulfill all responsibilities and duties as assigned.
Fulfill other responsibilities and duties as assigned.
 
WORKING CONDITIONS:
Mental Demands/Physical Demands/Environmental Factors
Ability to work in stressful environment. Work with frequent interruptions. Frequent standing, stooping, bending, kneeling, pushing, and pulling.  Must be able to lift 25lbs. 


Application Deadline:  June 5, 2020 (4:00 PM CST)

 
The foregoing statements describe the general purpose and responsibilities assigned to this job and are not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and duties that may be assigned or skills that may be required.
 

Approved By:  Dr. Pamela Linton, Chief Human Resources Officer    Date:  5/21/2020


The Frisco Independent School District is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against applicants or employees because of race, national origin, gender, age, religion, or disability status of otherwise qualified individuals. FISD does not discriminate on the basis of membership or application for membership in the uniformed services.

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Frisco ISD

5515 OHIO DR, FRISCO, TX 75035
 
Insights
Compare with State

Amount per Student

$8,490 (USD)

State Average: $10,068 (USD)

% ELL Students

5%

State Average: 17%

Student Teacher Ratio

15.15

State Average: 15.26

% IEP Students

9%

State Average: 9%

FTE

6,231

State Average: 558