Preschool ASSERT Assistant

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Valid Through
11/30/2020
Position Areas
Early Childhood Development/Daycare

Description

Description:

  • This position requires a dependable, patient and nurturing individual to work with 3-5-year old children in a preschool classroom setting under the direction of the Lead Teacher, ASSERT Team leader, and the Preschool Leadership Team.
Job Summary:
  • Training provided in the implementation of Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA) strategies, and all other aspects of the program to address educational and social needs of preschool children with Autism. 
  • Implements preschool program requirements with fidelity, including 1:1 programming using discrete trial, activity schedules, PECS, incidental teaching, functional behavior assessment, and data collection.
  • Strong skills in problem solving, people interaction, conflict resolution, team building and communication skills.
  • Paid weekly team meetings and monthly professional development provided – required attendance
  • This position requires an individual to be able to lift 50 pounds, spend long periods of time on floor (kneeling or sitting), be able to run short distances to assist in safety care of children, and move about to various parts of school building while escorting and assisting children.  The staff must also assist in the personal management needs of individuals with disabilities (e.g., feeding, dressing, toileting, grooming, lifting, positioning, etc.).
  • Opportunity to work on a great team in an enjoyable atmosphere as part of a statewide recognized model program to meet the needs of children with Autism.
Qualifications:
All applicants must be Highly Qualified:
  • Receive passing results on the state approved Para Professional Assessment or
  • Associate’s Degree or 48 semester hours of higher education
Additional requirements are as follows:
  • High School Diploma or higher education
Working Conditions:

Application Procedure:
Apply online

 

Posted By

Granite School District

2500 South State Street , Salt Lake City, UT 84115
 

At the following locations

PRESCHOOL SERVICES

2500 SOUTH STATE STREET , SALT LAKE CITY, UT 84115



Insights
Compare with State

Amount per Student

$7,044

State Average: $7,571

% ELL Students

17%

State Average: 7%

Student Teacher Ratio

State Average: 22.85

% IEP Students

12%

State Average: 12%

FTE

State Average: 338