EDUCATIONAL ASSISTANT: BEHAVIOR RE-DIRECTOR

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

    To provide a behavior redirection/intervention program at school site.

    ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

    Incumbent must achieve the following outcomes with or without reasonable accommodation:
    • Provides behavior redirection strategies to reduce the use of punishment techniques and promote learning.
    • Guides student's behavior from inappropriate to appropriate.
    • Provides immediate and consistent interventions for students with inappropriate, disruptive behavior(s).
    • Meets with students referred for inappropriate behavior(s) and intervenes early in the behavior cycle.
    • Shortens the time a student is out of the classroom due to inappropriate behavior(s).
    • Provides a structured format which helps students investigate their inappropriate behavior(s).
    • Helps students focus on positive choices.
    • Develops written plans with students, teachers and/or families to improve inappropriate behavior(s).
    • Returns student to the classroom, as soon as possible, with a plan for positive choices that enable learning to occur.
    • Keeps accurate records and utilizes district logs for all students served.
    • Serves as a model in developing students' language and positive behavior.
    • Provides observation and consultation, as needed, for teachers to reduce disruptive, inappropriate student behaviors in the classroom.
    • Attends required trainings annually, as determined by the Counseling Department.
      • All Behavioral Redirectors must attend Non-violent Crisis Intervention training
      • New Behavior Redirectors must attend an orientation training.
    DUTIES: In addition to the essential functions of this job, the incumbent must perform the following duties:
    • Complies with state-approved Code of Ethics of the Education Profession and upholds and enforces rules, administrative directives and regulations, school board policies, and local, state and federal regulations.
    • Articulates and facilitates the implementation of the mission and values of the Albuquerque Public Schools.
    • Safeguards confidentiality of privileged information.
    • Prepares and maintains accurate and complete records and reports as required by law, state directives, District policy and administrative regulations.
    • Shares the responsibility for the supervision and care of District inventory, proper and safe use of facilities, equipment and supplies, and reports safety hazards promptly.
    • Maintains professional relationships and works cooperatively with employees, the community and other professionals.
    • Maintains professional competence through individual and staff training, in-service educational activities and self-selected professional growth activities.
    • Attends and/or conducts staff meetings and participates on committees within area of responsibility.
    • Regularly attends and participates on the school's Health and Wellness Team
    • Performs other tasks related to area of responsibilities as requested or assigned by an immediate supervisor.
    PREFERRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND EXPERIENCE:

    Preferences include:
    • Education Assistant Experience
    • Behavior Management Experience
    • 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.
    • Ability to meet deadlines and work on multiple projects.
    REQUIREMENTS:
    • High School Diploma or GED.
    • Licensure based on State Department of Education Regulation No. 90-5
    • Must be at least 18 years old.
    • Experience with educational equipment preferred.
    CONTACT INFORMATION:

    Contact: Debra Larribas at 5058779718 / larribas@aps.edu

    APPLY TO:

    apply online at www.aps.edu/jobs

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    ADDITIONAL INFO:

    SALARY:

    G1

    DAYS:

    184

    HOURS:

    6.5

    START DATE:

    8/5/2020

    ADA Compliance
    Posting ID: 556638128Posted: 2020-05-21