Special Ed Teaching Assistant ~ CEC (1 position available)

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Description

POSITION: PART-TIME SPECIAL EDUCATION TEACHER ASST. ~ CENTRAL EDUCATION CENTER (1 position available)
(29.5 hours per week, voucher position, no benefits)
 
 
APPLICANTS MUST BE 18 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER
 
District Expectations for a Special Education Teacher Aide: 

  • Provides instruction to students, under direction of special education teacher;
  • Ability to lift at least 45 pounds;
  • Assists in teaching daily living skills, social skills, leisure-time activity skills, specific self-help skills, community access and mobility skills;
  • Encourages and reinforces students, building self-image and helping them to be responsible;
  • Assists the teacher with student behavior management;
  • Assists teacher with clerical duties;
  • Accompanies students to mainstream classes, supervising and assisting during class and times between classes;
  • Assists students with feeding, personal hygiene, toileting, diapering, changing clothes, etc. Can require the lifting, positioning and carrying of students;
  • Assists in planning and supervising field trips and other off-campus activities;
  • Follow teacher’s program when working with students;
  • Track student progress;
  • Collect student behavioral data;
  • Consistently follow behavior system and classroom management program;
  • Tutor students in small groups with basic reading and math skills;
  • Maintain positive working relationships with students and staff;
  • Maintain confidentiality;
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor.
 
Education/Experience:
  • High School Diploma or equivalent required;
  • Associate Degree, 48 semester hours of college credit or must have passed the Para-Pro Test or be willing to take and pass the Para-Pro Test immediately upon hire;
  • Successful experience working with children at risk;
  • Successful experience as an at risk teaching assistant.
 
Your application will be complete when you provide the following with your online application:
  • Copies of college transcript(s) if available;
  • A minimum of three letters of recommendation, including at least one from a direct supervisor (does not have to be a current supervisor), which address candidate’s skills at working effectively with students, parents, staff and community members.
 
COMPLETE APPLICATIONS WILL BE GIVEN PREFERRED CONSIDERATION
 
DEADLINE TO APPLY: Open until filled
 
 
 

Posted By

Uintah School District

635 West 200 South , Vernal, UT 84078
 

At the following locations

Central Cove Preschool

250 South Vernal Avenue , Vernal, UT 84078



Insights
Compare with State

Amount per Student

$9,715

State Average: $7,571

% ELL Students

3%

State Average: 7%

Student Teacher Ratio

State Average: 22.85

% IEP Students

13%

State Average: 12%

FTE

State Average: 338