Special Ed Self Contained Teaching Assistant ~ UHS

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Instructional Support

Description

PART-TIME SPECIAL EDUCATION SELF CONTAINED TEACHING ASST. – UINTAH HIGH SCHOOL (2 Years Only)
29.5 HOURS PER WEEK, NO BENEFITS
APPLICANTS MUST BE 21 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER 
 
District Expectations for Special Education Aides:
•             Provides instructional support to special education teacher;
•             Assists in teaching daily living skills, social skills, leisure-time activity skills, specific self-help skills, community access and mobility skills;
•             Ability to lift 50 pounds;
•             Encourages and reinforces students, building self-image and helping them to be responsible;
•             Assists the teacher with student behavior management;
•             Provides instruction to students, under direction of special education teacher;
•             Assists teacher with clerical duties;
•             Accompanies students to mainstream classes, supervising and assisting during class and times between classes;
•             Assists students with group and club participation during school hours;
•             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 within 30 days from date of hire;
•             Successful experience working with children at risk;
•             Successful experience as an at risk teaching assistant.
 
Your application will be complete when you attach 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
 
SALARY: As per district Salary Scedule
DEADLINE TO APPLY: Open Until Filled
 

Posted By

Uintah School District

635 West 200 South , Vernal, UT 84078
 

At the following locations

Uintah High School

1880 West 500 North , Vernal, UT 84078