Special Education Para-Educator III - Elementary

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Instructional/Educational Coordination

Description

Special Education Para-Educator III - Elementary
Non-contract, no benefits

Hours per day: 5.5 hours per day
Hourly rate: $15.50

Contact Information:

  • Name: Ryan Burke
  • Phone: 801-610-8209
  • Email: rburke@alpinedistrict.org
The job of Special Education Para-Educator III is done for the purpose/s of providing support to the instructional program within assigned classroom with specific responsibility for assisting in the supervision, care and instruction of special needs students in the regular classroom or in a self-contained classroom, under the supervision and assignment of a BCBA; assisting in implementing plans for instruction; monitoring student behavior during non-classroom time; providing information to appropriate school personnel; and attending IEP meetings if requested. Must complete 15 hours of carefully developed inhouse training during first six months of employment in this job description.

Essential Functions
  • Adapts classroom activities, assignments and/or materials under the direction of the supervising teacher (e.g. listening to students read, assisting with art projects, cooking, physical education, etc.) for the purpose of supporting and reinforcing classroom objectives.
  • Administers tests, homework, make-up work, etc. for the purpose of supporting teachers in the
  • classroom.
  • Administers immediate first aid and medical assistance as instructed by a health care professional (e.g. medication, etc.) for the purpose of meeting immediate health care needs.
  • Assists students with self-care activities (e.g. toileting, washing, changing diapers, eating, dressing, grooming, etc.) for the purpose of maintaining students' personal hygiene.
  • Communicates with supervising instructional staff, professional support personnel for the purpose of assisting in evaluating progress and/or implementing IEP objectives.
  • Implements under the supervision of assigned teacher, behavioral plans designed by IEP team for students with behavior disorders or other special conditions for the purpose of presenting and/or reinforcing learning concepts.
  • Lifting must be able to lift up to 50 lbs. for the purpose of helping special education students.
  • Maintains instructional materials and/or manual and electronic files/records (e.g. decorating bulletin boards, making art projects, correcting papers, etc.) for the purpose of ensuring availability of items; providing written reference; and/or meeting mandated requirements.
  • Monitors students during assigned periods within a variety of school environments (e.g. rest rooms, playgrounds, hallways, bus loading zones, cafeteria, parking lots, etc.) for the purpose of maintaining a safe and positive learning environment.
  • Provides under the supervision of assigned teacher, instruction to students in a variety of individual and group activities (e.g. academic subjects, social skills, daily living skills, etc.) for the purpose of reinforcing instructional objectives; implementing IEP plans; and ensuring students success in school.
Requirements:
  • age 16+
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Job related experience is desired.


 

Posted By

Alpine School District

575 N. 100 E , American Fork, UT 84003
 

At the following locations

Special Education

490 N State , Lindon, UT 84042