Instructional Assistant -- 29 Hour

Posted 4 months ago
Position Areas
Instructional Support


General Description

To assist the teachers achieve teaching objectives by working with individual students or small groups to help them achieve the skill levels of the class as a whole.  29 hours per week (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, & Friday).


  • 2 year college credit or passed Parapro Exam

Daily Duties and Responsibilities

  • Works with individual students or small groups of students to reinforce learning of material or skills initially introduced by the teacher.
  • Assists the teacher in devising special strategies for reinforcing material or skills based their perceived understanding of individual students, their needs, and abilities.
  • Helps students master equipment or instructional materials assigned by the teacher.
  • Guides independent study, enrichment work and remedial work set up and assigned by the teacher.
  • Assists with such large group activities as drill work, reading aloud and storytelling.
  • Reads to students, listens to students read and participates in other forms or oral communication with students.
  • Assists students in the media center.
  • Alerts teacher to any problem or special information about and individual student.
  • Maintains the same high level of ethical behavior and confidentiality of information about students as is expected of fully license teachers.
  • Participates in in-service training programs, as assigned.
  • Assists with the supervision of student during emergency drills, assemblies, play periods, and field trips.
  • Assists with lunch duty.
  • Checks receipt of homework, collects and records collection of money.


Posted By

Metropolitan SD - Martinsville

389 E. Jackson Street , Martinsville, IN 46151

At the following locations

Smith Fine Arts Academy

1359 East Columbus Street , Martinsville, IN 46151