Part-Time Elementary Classroom Aide
The instructional aide is responsible for providing assistance to instructional programs while assisting the teacher in achieving educational objectives by working with individual students or small groups to help them achieve the skill levels of the class as a whole. The instructional aide assists the teacher in providing a well-organized, smoothly functioning class environment in which students can take full advantage of the instructional program and available resource materials.
Classroom 1. Executes instructional activities with individual students or small groups of students following teacher direction and demonstration. Provides assistance to students during special classes (art, music, etc.). 2. Assists in preparation of materials for class, classroom activities, assignments, location of supplementary materials from school library and other resources areas. 3. Implements behavior management programs designed by teachers and/or school psychologist. Counts and records specific student behaviors; administers procedures in the positive behavior support plan. 4. Monitors student use of instructional equipment. Provides general maintenance of equipment including cleaning and disinfecting. 5. Serves as a source of information and help to any substitute teacher assigned in the absence of the regular teacher. 6. Maintains the same high level of ethical behavior and confidentiality of information about students as is expected in the classroom teachers.
Student Supervision 1. Assists students leaving and entering transportation vehicles, accompanies students to and from classroom. 2. Assists with the supervision of students during emergency drills. 3. Assists with student use of equipment. 4. Monitors the incidence and prevalence of designated health problems or medical conditions. 5. Observes and intervenes to redirect inappropriate behavior. 7. Assists, monitors, and guides the student to pay attention, participate in activities, and complete tasks.