JobID 224 : Satellite Instructional Assistant (#1244027)
Discription: Satellite Assistant (Full Time)
Job Summary: The Satellite Assistant is attached to a grade level team but is not consistently in one specific classroom. He/she may teach a small reading and math group in that particular grade level and works with the staff on that team. He/she may also serve as on site substitute. When there are openings in the Classroom Instructional Assistant positions, we will look to fill them with Satellite Assistants who have the appropriate experience. The Satellite Assistant positions can be considered a "foot in the door" for the Instructional Assistants in the classrooms.
Qualifications/Salary: Satellite Assistants who do not have a degree from an accredited 4-year college or university are paid $11.10/hour. Teacher-in Training/Instructional Assistants who have a degree from an associates accredited college or university or have taken the PRAXIS in Elementary Education content are paid $12.00hour. Teacher-in Training/Instructional Assistants who have a degree from an accredited 4-year college or university, and a PLACE or PRAXIS test successfully completed in Elementary Education-Content are paid $12.50/hour.
Benefits: Full-time Satellite Assistants are full-time staff and also receive full benefits. Our benefit package is excellent -truly- and provides heath, dental, and limited vision benefits. James Irwin Charter Schools' benefits for full-time employees cover all the employee's costs for insurance. FT employees may choose from several options for their insurance plans, including a traditional co-pay plan or a Health Savings Account. There are 191 work days in the JICS working agreement. This extends from August to May. Full-time employees are paid monthly in 12 equal amounts, even during the months when school is no longer in session (June and July). This allows us to offer heath benefits over the summer when staff are not working.