JobID 12809 : Ex Ed Teacher Assistant (2019-2020 SCHOOL YEAR) (#1388055)
The Exceptional Education Teacher Assistant assists the Exceptional Education and General Education Teacher with instruction and medically relevant support for students with disabilities. This position assists with academic and functional curriculum. The Exceptional Education Teacher Assistant may provide adult support with daily living skills and enhancement of present levels of performance, behavioral support, reinforcement of therapy goals, and job skills.
High School Diploma or G.E.D.
Two years of experience working with youth or children
Computer skills, to include the ability to use email.
Verbal & written communication skills in English and a demonstrated ability to read and comprehend written/graphic and oral instructions
Any equivalent combination of experience, training, or education
Copy of diploma, transcripts or test results must be submitted at time of application
Special Education experience
Experience working with children with disabilities
Experience working with children or adults in a vocational setting
Completion of an AZ Dept. of Education-approved Academic Assessment Test
Associate’s (or higher) degree
Two-years (60 Semester-Hour credits) of study at an institute of higher learning
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS AFTER HIRE
FBI fingerprint background check (at employee’s expense).
Proof of immunity to rubeola (measles) and rubella (German measles), or proof of MMR immunization
CPR and First Aid Certification - Certification must be maintained current during course of employment
Physical Examination with Lift Test to be done by one of the clinics with which the District contracts (Category B) and sign a Medical History form (at employee’s expense)
Must complete Student Intervention Techniques (SIT) training within 6 months of hire
Must release Social Security Number to be eligible for AHCCCS-Provider ID Number
2019-2020 SCHOOL YEAR
LOCATION - Steele Elementary - Broadway & Sarnoff Area
WCL - Grade 5
.75 FTE - 6.5 hours per day
9 month position
Positions less than 30 hours per week are not eligible for district benefits.
Tucson Unified School District is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination based on disability, race, color, religion/religious beliefs, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, or national origin.