EDUCATIONAL ASSISTANT - SPECIAL ED SES 2

    Albuquerque Public Schools
    Albuquerque, NM 87101
    Full-time, Part-time
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    Job Description

    Assists certified staff in providing delivery of the instructional program.

    ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

    Incumbent must achieve the following outcomes with or without reasonable accommodation:
    • Works with individuals and small groups in the classroom to reinforce material introduced by the teacher.
    • Serves as a model in developing students' language and behavior.
    • Collects, prepares and arranges resource material for use by certified personnel.
    • Operates support equipment and monitors testing or make-up work by students.
    • Maintains classroom records, prepares reports as requested by the classroom teacher or principal, scores tests, processes books, manages supplies and classroom equipment as needed.
    • Monitors student activities in classrooms, school grounds, hallways, lunchrooms, field trips, bus loading areas, etc.
    • Provides support for non-instructional classroom duties such as monitoring snacks, restrooms, clothing areas, etc.
    • Participates in teacher-parent conferences and meetings as requested by classroom teacher.
    • Reinforces the implementation of IEP goals using similar emphasis and techniques as classroom teacher.
    • Trains students in self-help skills including eating, toileting, hygiene, behavior management and academic skills.
    • Assists with custodial skills of students including lifting, positioning and adaptive equipment maintenance using established procedures.
    • Escorts students to other locations on campus and off campus with the approval of classroom teacher.
    PREFERRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND EXPERIENCE:

    The minimum expectations for this job are as follows:
    • Effective communication skills, both verbal and written.
    • Flexibility, organization, decision-making and problem solving skills.
    • Interpersonal skills with diverse populations in-person and on the telephone.
    • Knowledge of APS community, computer system, financial and legal requirements.
    • Ability to meet deadlines, work on multiple projects and coordinate the work of others.
    • Must be at least 18 years old.
    • Experience with educational equipment preferred.
    REQUIREMENTS:

    All candidates must have a High School Diploma or equivalent, must be at least 18 years of age, and must meet the NCLB highly qualified requirements.

    NCLB requirements are:
    • 48 college credit hours OR Pass the Paraprofessional Test
    CONTACT INFORMATION:

    Please contact

    Contact: Teise Reiser at / teise.reiser@aps.edu

    APPLY TO:

    APPLY ONLINE: WWW.APS.EDU, APS Jobs, Classified Application.

    In addition to providing supporting documents to meet the position requirements, you must also submit an updated cover letter & resume.

    ADDITIONAL INFO:

    SALARY:

    G1

    DAYS:

    184

    HOURS:

    6.5

    START DATE:

    Aug 5, 2020

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    Posting ID: 555355796Posted: 2020-05-21