West Haven Elementary - PT (5.88 hrs.) Playground/Trustland/Teacher Aide (#1544266)

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A position has been declared open in the Weber School District at West Haven Elementary for a Playground/Trustland/Teacher Elementary Aide. This position is for 5.88 hours per day, 9 months per year. Employees of the District may send a resume to the school principal. Applicants outside the District should apply on Teachers-Teachers.com. Files will be reviewed before interviews are scheduled.

THIS POSITION WILL REMAIN OPEN UNTIL FILLED, AFTER A MINIMUM OF 3 WORKING DAYS

Purpose Statement The job of Playground Aide was established for the purpose/s of providing for the safety and welfare of students during non¬classroom activities; minimizing the frequency or severity of harmful incidents; and communicating observations and/or incidents that may impact a general well being of students and school personnel. Essential Functions • Facilitates games among students (e.g. hands out equipment, balls, etc.) for the purpose of providing age appropriate activities. • Intervenes in potential emergency situations for the purpose of minimizing disruptions of playground activities and/or injury to involved students. • Monitors students during assigned periods within a variety of school environments (e.g. rest rooms, playgrounds, cafeteria, etc.) for the purpose of ensuring the safety and welfare of students. • Reports observations and incidents relating to specific students (e.g. accidents, fights, inappropriate social behavior, violations of rules, safety conditions, etc.) for the purpose of communicating information to appropriate instructional and/or administrative personnel. • Responds to emergency situations for the purpose of resolving immediate safety concerns. Other Functions • Assists other personnel as may be required for the purpose of supporting them in the completion of their work activities.

Purpose Statement The job of Landtrust Aide was established for the purpose/s of assisting students in the computer lab, plan technology time, work on student keyboarding skills, give SAGE formative assessments, and other activities determined by school needs under the direction of the teacher.

Essential Functions:

The LandTrust Aide will be responsible to track habitually truant students, manage in-school suspension, track remediation/review times and record associated data, manage and post calendar enrichment events, communicate with administration/department heads/faculty regarding student academic and attendance issues, parent outreach and follow-up, data collection, and generating a wide variety of data collection/organizational documents. We prefer someone with bilingual skills but not a requirement. Heavy emphasis on rapport building and communication skills, organizational and computer/technology expertise.

• Assists other personnel as may be required for the purpose of supporting them in the completion of their work activities.

Purpose Statement The job of Teachers Aide was established for the purpose/s of assisting assigned teaching personnel in the supervision and instruction of students, and performing classroom clerical tasks in support of the instructional process. Essential Functions • Administers tests, homework assignments, make-up work, etc. for the purpose of supporting teachers in the instructional process. • Assists students, individually or in groups, with lesson assignments for the purpose of presenting and/or reinforcing learning concepts. • Guides students in independent study (e.g. enrichment work, remedial work, etc.) for the purpose of ensuring student success. • Implements, under the supervision of assigned teacher, instructional programs and lesson plans for the purpose of assisting the teacher in improving students' academic success through a defined course of study. • Monitors individual students, classroom, library, playground activities, etc. for the purpose of ensuring a safe and positive learning environment. • Performs record keeping and clerical functions (e.g. scheduling, copying, etc.) for the purpose of supporting the teacher and/or administrator in providing records/materials. Other Functions • Assists other personnel as may be required for the purpose of supporting them in the completion of their work activities.

Job Requirements: Minimum Qualifications Skills, Knowledge and Abilities Must be able to operate equipment used in playground activities; and adhering to safety practices. Must have knowledge of age appropriate activities; safety practices and procedures. Must be able to adapt to changing work priorities; communicating with diverse groups; working as part of a team. Must be able to operate standard office equipment including using pertinent software applications; and preparing and maintaining accurate records. Must have knowledge of common office machines; and office methods and practices. Must be able to communicate with diverse groups; being attentive to detail; meeting deadlines and schedules; adapting to changing work priorities; and working as part of a team. Must have knowledge of concepts of grammar and punctuation; and stages of child development. Must be able to communicate with diverse groups; maintaining confidentiality; and working with constant interruptions. Must have knowledge of instructional/tutorial procedures and practices; intervention techniques; age appropriate activities; stages of child development; and safety practices and procedures.

Experience: Job related experience is desired. Education: High School diploma or equivalent.

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Weber School District

5320 S ADAMS AVE PKWY, OGDEN, UT 84405
 

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Compare with State

Amount per Student

$7,158 (USD)

State Average: $7,571 (USD)

% ELL Students

3%

State Average: 7%

Student Teacher Ratio

State Average: 22.85

% IEP Students

13%

State Average: 12%

FTE

State Average: 338