Paraprofessional [Teacher's Assistant]

Kelly Services
Augusta, GA, Augusta, GA, GA
Full-time, Part-time
$60 a day

Job Description

Job Description:

Kelly Services is seeking several detail-oriented, thorough, and organized paraprofessionals to join our growing team. In this position, you will play a key role in shaping our students’ futures by mentoring small groups, reviewing material one-on-one with students, and supervising their academic work. You will also assist in preparing curriculum materials, grading papers, and tracking attendance.
Paraprofessional Duties and Responsibilities
• Work with individual students or small groups of students to reinforce learning of materials
• Monitor student work and supervise curriculum-based testing
• Tutor and assist students with makeup work
• Review material with students one-on-one or in small groups
• Ensure students follow school and class rules
• Prepare for lessons by gathering materials or setting up equipment
• Track attendance, correct papers, and calculate grades
• Perform clerical work to document student grades and other paperwork
• Enforce school-wide safety procedures, disciplinary codes, and rewards
• Perform classroom maintenance and instructional duties as assigned
• Assist in activities like field trips, academic support sessions, fundraising, and other events and programs
• Supervise students in class, between classes, during lunch and recess


Paraprofessional Requirements and Qualifications:

• Associate degree, or two (2) years or more of full-time college coursework equivalent to 60 semester hours or 90 quarter hours, or satisfactory completion of local and state school board assessments and certification (GACE)
• Participation in additional professional development training
• A minimum of One (1) year previous experience as a paraprofessional, teaching assistant, or related position
• Ability to multitask, prioritize, and manage time efficiently
• Encouraging to students and patient when reviewing materials
• Ability to serve as a positive role model and mentor
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Comfortable in a team-player role
• Creative and innovative thinker and planner
• Proficient computer skills, Microsoft Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Excel)
• Strict adherence to school philosophy, standards, and goals
• Be patient, have self-control, and ability to practice prudent judgement

Posting ID: 73702337Posted: 2019-10-16