CMS Instructional Assistant/ DCD
High School Diploma or GED and passing score on the ParaPro Praxis Exam (or 60 college credits) required.
Successful background check required.
Prefer experience working with Middle School student.
Exemplifies the following Five Character Traits: compassion, respect, responsibility, self discipline and honesty.
Patience, flexibility, love for children, confidentiality, team work, self starter, take direction easily, excellent communication skills, behavior management skills.
This position is in a self contained DCD room. Applicant would be expected to perform the following tasks: manage personal care (changing, tooth brushing, hygiene,etc), ability to lift 50+ lbs de-escalate negative behavior, recognize and acknowledge positive behavior, work cooperatively with classroom teacher and Special Education staff. Work to increase independence in children. Other duties as assigned by the supervising teacher. See the attached job description for additional information.
Hours per day:6.75 hrs per day
Hours TBD. Monday-Friday
Starting at $13.41 per hour, as per contract dependent on qualifications