Rocky Mtn Jr. High - PT (5.75 hrs.) Options Aide (#1604414)

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A position has been declared open in the Weber School District at Rocky Mtn Jr. High for an Options Aide. This position is for 5.75 hours per day, 9 months per year. Weber District employees may send a resume to the school principal. Applicants outside the District may apply on Files will be reviewed before interviews are scheduled.


Purpose Statement The job of Options Aide was established for the purpose/s of assisting at risk junior high school students, under the direction of the Options Counselor, in developing their life skills while offering them an education; providing educational support to students to improve their academic skills using class time for student instruction and remediation; maintaining the necessary contracts and files on students.

Essential Functions • Assists students individually or in small groups with lesson assignments (maximum 6 students per class) (e.g. math, reading, writing, language, science, history, etc.) for the purpose of presenting and/or reinforcing learning concepts and reaching their academic goals and potential.

• Assists with volunteer tutoring services (e.g. student volunteers, study buddies, honor society students, high school students, etc.) for the purpose of arranging and coordinating additional services for students.

• Confers with Option Counselor, teachers, parents, health professionals, and/or community agency personnel as appropriate for the purpose of assisting in the evaluation of students progress and/or implementing students academic/behavioral objectives.

• Establishes option contract (e.g. daily tracking, positive daily contact, tutoring/mentoring, incentives for meeting goals, community agencies, etc.) for the purpose of building the students confidence and improving their academic skills.

• Facilitates personal and social development of the student as determined by Options contract for the purpose of creating a comfortable supportive environment and reinforcing students objectives.

• Maintains a variety of records and/or files (e.g. master list of students, services receive, parental permission forms, daily computer grades, attendance, etc.) for the purpose of providing the necessary information required by the Options program.

• Monitors students success for the purpose of improving students' academic success as determined in the Options contract/conference.

• Participates in team meetings, program workshops, seminars for the purpose of conveying and/or receiving information about the program and/or program related activities.

• Prepares a variety of records and reports (e.g. lesson plans, daily tracking, quarterly options reports, monthly placement reviews, year-end options evaluation form, etc.) for the purpose of providing necessary material to meet the requirements of the Options program.

• Provides ongoing feedback for the purpose of informing Options Counselor, teacher/s, and/or parents of students progress. 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 standard office equipment; preparing and maintaining accurate records; utilizing pertinent software applications; and utilizing problem solving techniques. 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 required. Education: Targeted job related education that meets organization's prerequisite requirements.

Posted By

Weber School District


Compare with State

Amount per Student

$7,158 (USD)

State Average: $7,571 (USD)

% ELL Students


State Average: 7%

Student Teacher Ratio

State Average: 22.85

% IEP Students


State Average: 12%


State Average: 338