Classroom Assistant - Pre-K/Pre-School Exceptional Student Education (ESE)
Job | Posted 3 months ago
|EDUCATION: An earned associates degree from an accredited institution, OR at least 60 semester hours of earned college credit from an accredited institution.
EDUCATION: Standard high school diploma or satisfactory completion of
an approved General Educational Development (GED) Testing Program.
REQUIRED: Achieve a passing score on either the Para Pro Assessment Test or other officially sanctioned standard tests, which measure required reading and mathematics skills, to assist in instructing reading/language arts, writing, and mathematics; or reading readiness, writing readiness, and mathematics readiness, as appropriate. The ability to interact and communicate effectively with children. Computer skills required as needed for the position.
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS: If additional hours of continuing education are mandated by program funding source they must be obtained within the required timeframe for continuing active employment in the position.
EXPERIENCE: Prior experience working with children.
ESSENTIAL PERFORMANCE RESPONSIBILITIES:
1. If assigned to a Pre-K/Pre-School Exceptional Student Education (ESE) classroom with (ESE) students, may provide assistance, as required, with activities of daily living which may include any or all of the following by:
a. assisting with personal hygiene and restroom functions, which may include
diapering or catheterization.
b. providing mobility assistance including lifting, positioning or transferring
c. assisting with activities related to seizure control.
d. assisting with feeding needs, which may include suctioning.
e. assisting with adaptive equipment needs.
f. providing behavioral assistance, which may include utilizing positive crisis
management (PCM) skills.
Hourly Rate: $11.51 per hour
Pay Grade: 11
*Previously Advertised: Former applicants are still under consideration and do not need to reapply.