May 11, 2020

Para Educator - SLC/TLC - Tenino Middle School - 2019-2020

  • TrulyHired

Job Description

For the 2019-2020 School Year
Required Attachments:

  • Cover Letter
  • Resume
  • 3 certificated letters of recommendation

This position assists special education teaching staff in a school setting by performing instructional tasks in small groups and one-on-one settings for students in grades kindergarten through 12 th grade with independent living skills and/or medically fragile needs.


Essential duties of this position include the following. Employees in this position perform some or all of the following tasks. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Follows and maintains knowledge of all District policies and procedures.
  • Works directly with students with a variety of special needs.
  • Assists students, individually or in groups, with lesson assignments to present or reinforce learning concepts.
  • Manage student behavior across setting using consistent and positive intervention strategies.
  • Elicit specific behaviors from children as indicated by the instructional program.
  • Implements and tracks Individual Education Plan (IEP) data.
  • Assists with physical management of students including lifting, moving, positioning, feeding, and toileting or diapering under direction of teacher.
  • Assist with the implementation student health plans per the school district nurse and medical professionals in the community. Training to be provided by an appropriate resource.
  • Works with students in various community/school sites including field trips, community centers, grocery stores, post office etc.
  • Escorts and supervises assigned students in various activities (music, PE, counseling, recess, library, etc.).
  • Models appropriate behavior with students, the community and staff.
  • Presents subject matter to students, utilizing variety of methods and techniques such as lecture, discussion and supervised role playing, as planned by the teacher.
  • Confers with teaching staff on progress of students.
  • Tests and evaluates students' abilities and progress as directed by teacher.
  • Assists staff with record keeping, copying, filing, grading assignments and taking attendance.
  • Monitors and assists students as needed.
  • Assists with loading and unloading children from buses.
  • Assists the teacher in developing and implementing educational materials.
  • Follows prescribed daily schedule as outlined by the teacher.
  • Plans daily activities and instruction for students under the direction of the teacher.
  • Assists the teacher in the set-up and maintenance of the classroom, materials and supplies.
  • Assists the teacher in scheduling appropriate meetings and completion of paperwork.
  • Obtain special training as directed to meet unique needs of assigned student(s).
  • Maintain appropriate and secure confidential records, information, and inquiries.
  • Ability to relate to children and their families in a positive and cooperative manner.
  • Ability to relate to staff in a cooperative and positive manner.
  • Other duties as assigned by principal and/or Special Services Director.

  • Position Type: Not provided
Job Category : Instructional Support > Paraprofessional / IA
Equal Opportunity Employer
Contact Information
  • EdJobsNW .
  • 6005 Tyee Drive SW
  • Tumwater, Washington 98512

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