Special Education Transitions Aide

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Description

Primary Purpose:
Assist special education teacher in the supervision, training, and coaching of young adults with developmental disabilities at their job sites. Work under general supervision of the special education coordinator and immediate direction of certified teacher.

Qualifications:

Education/Certification:

High school diploma or GED
Valid Texas Educational Aide Certificate (obtainable through AISD upon hire)
Two years of study at an institution of higher education totaling 48 hours or an Associates Degree, or
Passing score on the “Paraprofessional Assessment of Competencies” exam, to be administered by Alvin ISD

Special Knowledge/Skills:
Ability to work well with adults with disabilities
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Ability to follow verbal and written instructions
Ability to analyze job skill requirements and match them with student abilities
Ability to provide on-site job training
Ability to work with a wide range of individuals – employers, co-workers, families, etc.
Effective time management skills

Experience:
A minimum of two years of experience working or volunteering with children or adults with disabilities

Salary: Instructional Support PG2/184 days
            Min: $18,297

Posted By

Alvin ISD

2200 Westpark Drive, Alvin, TX 77511
 
Insights
Compare with State

Amount per Student

$9,587

State Average: $10,068

% ELL Students

15%

State Average: 17%

Student Teacher Ratio

15.97

State Average: 15.26

% IEP Students

10%

State Average: 9%

FTE

2,736

State Average: 558