High School 1:1 Categorical Special Education Assistant

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Position Areas
Instructional Support


Categorical Special Education 1:1  Assistant – 29.75 hrs wk  (school year employment) - Class II
Jenison Secretary/Paraprofessional Unit Position
Jenison High School


  • Physical ability to perform Crisis Prevention Intervention (CPI).  CPI certified or willingness to be trained. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

1.  Ability to independently implement complex behavior plans.
2.  Ability to provide behavior support calmly and effectively.
3.  Ability to problem solve and adapt quickly in a changing environment.
4.  Work under the supervision of the supervising teacher or administrator.
5. Assist in presentation of lessons.
6. Assist in implementing behavior plans (i.e., document behavior on point sheet).
7. Assist/monitor students for morning and afternoon arrival and departure.
8. Provide support and accommodations in general education classroom and specials as specified in the IEP.
9. Assist students in group settings by fostering independence.
10. Assist with hygiene needs of students (i.e., toileting, transferring, feminine needs, etc.).
11. Assist in any other miscellaneous functions as required by building administrator.
12. Ability to manage multiple transitions on a daily basis.
13. Flexibility with a changing schedule.
14. Assist in the maintenance of equipment and materials used by student.
15. Assist with keeping records and files.
16. Accompany teacher and/or students on field trips.
17. Building assignment may change based on priority of student needs in district.
18. Regular attendance is an essential function of the job.

Interview process may be required.

Please apply online

Jenison Public Schools does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, height, weight, marital status, sexual orientation, handicap, disability, or limited English proficiency in any of its programs or activities.  The following office has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:  Director of Human Resources, Jenison Public Schools, 8375 20th Avenue, Jenison, Michigan  49428 (616)457-8890.

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