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9/17/2019
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Education
Educational Assistant - Special Ed
ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS | Albuquerque, New Mexico
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Job Description

EDUCATIONAL ASSISTANT - SPECIAL ED

JOB STATUS: OPEN

POSTING DATE: 09/16/2019

POSTING NUMBER: 00040120

LOCATION: 470:WILSON MS

POSITION TITLE: EDUCATIONAL ASSISTANT - SPECIAL ED

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: Minimum hourly start $11.58

DAYS: 183

HOURS: 6.5

START DATE: ASAP

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