Midland Elementary - PT (5.95 hrs.) Sp Ed. Preschool CDA (#1708447)
A position has been declared open in the Weber School District at Midland Elementary for a Special Education Preschool Child Development Associate Credential (CDA). This position is for 5.9 hours per day, 182 days per year. EMPLOYEES OF THE DISTRICT SHOULD NOT APPLY THROUGH TEACHERS-TEACHERS BUT SHOULD SUBMIT A RESUME TO THE SPECIAL EDUCATION OFFICE (NILEWIS@WSD.NET) APPLICANTS OUTSIDE THE DISTRICT MAY APPLY ON TEACHERS-TEACHERS.COM
Job Description: Under the direction of the school principal and with the support of the special education teacher, the CDA is responsible for the education of assigned students and will create a flexible program and class environment favorable for learning and personal growth. The CDA will establish effective rapport with students; motivate pupils to develop skills, attitudes, and the knowledge needed to provide a good foundation for further education, and do so in accordance with each student's ability. Professional relations will be developed and maintained with other staff and parents. Teaches subject matter, utilizing the course of study adopted by the Board of Education, correlated with other appropriate learning activities.
The job of Special Education Preschool CDA includes the essential duties of providing direct instruction to students aged 3-5 with a range of disabilities. Essential functions include, but are not limited to: . Perform student evaluation(s) and progress monitoring assessments . Collect data regularly regarding skills across developmental domains . Effectively communicate information both verbally and in writing with parents and colleagues . Maintain confidentiality of all special education student records . Collaborate in the development and implementation Individual Education Programs (IEPs) . Implement positive behavior supports, behavior plans, and interventions as needed . Provide instruction based on adopted curriculum and aligned with the Utah Early Childhood Core Standards . Create and maintain a safe and developmentally appropriate learning environment . Supervise staff assistants and provide appropriate coaching and feedback . Shop/purchase (using delineated district purchasing procedures) materials and supplies . Supervise students loading/unloading buses . Demonstrates professional ethics as outlined by the Utah Professional Practices Advisory Commission. . Conforms to district policies including attendance, absences and evaluations. . Attendance must be adequate to acceptably perform listed job functions. . Possesses problem solving skills. . Establishes and maintains effective working relationships with students, school, staff, district staff, and patrons. Other duties as assigned.
Job Qualifications: Valid Utah Child Development Associates (CDA) Credential preferred Lift students (up 50 pounds) for the purpose of diapering, performing transfers, transitions, and position changes Administer assistance to medically fragile children Administer medications to children under the direction of school nurse
WEBER SCHOOL DISTRICT IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER