CMS Instructional Assistant/ DCD

Job | Posted a month ago


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. 

Skills Needed:
Patience, flexibility, love for children, confidentiality, team work, self starter, take direction easily, excellent communication skills, behavior management skills.

Specific Tasks:

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

Posted By

Cambridge-Isanti Public Schools

428 2nd Avenue , Cambridge, MN 55008

At the following locations

Cambridge Middle School

625A Main Street North , Cambridge, MN 55008