May 11, 2020

Teacher Assistant, ISS

  • TrulyHired
  • Midland, TX, USA
Full-time Education

Job Description


Department: Assigned Campus

Reports: Principal and DAEP Teacher

Exempt Status: Non-Exempt

Pay Grade: 2

No of Days:185

Position Function/Purpose

Supervise students assigned to in-school suspension (ISS) for disciplinary reasons. Maintain a highly structured and orderly environment. Work under the general supervision of the principal and immediate direction of a certified teacher on a daily basis.

Major Responsibilities
Work with certified teacher and campus administrators to create and maintain an orderly and highly structured environment.Work with individual students to complete assignments given by classroom teacher.Consult classroom teachers regarding student assignments.Distribute, collect and check student assignments for accuracy.Maintain individual files of completed student assignments and return to classroom teachers.Manage student behavior and administer discipline according to board policies, administrative regulations, and Individual Education Plans (IEP).Record student attendance and discipline referrals using computer.Supervise students assigned to ISS during lunch and bathroom breaks.Maintain confidentiality.Participate in staff development training program, faculty meetings, and special events as assigned. All other duties as assigned by the Principal and/or DAEP Teacher.
Qualification Requirements
High School Diploma or GED48 semester hours of college coursework from a regionally accredited college or university OR meets NCLB requirements for Highly Qualified Paraprofessionals.Possess or apply for SBEC paraprofessional certificate (personal expense)Ability to work well with childrenAbility to follow verbal and written instructionsAbility to use computer
Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Moderate standingModerate stoopingModerate bendingModerate liftingMaintain emotional control under stress.Regular attendance required.
Equipment used
Computer and printerCopy Machine
Work Environment

The environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.

1. Normal classroom environment

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive description of all work requirements and responsibilities. Additionally, the minimum level of education noted as a requirement could be supplemented by commensurate experience and/or certification(s) as determined by the hiring manager.

  • Position Type: Full-time
Job Category: Instructional Support > Paraprofessional / IA
Contact Information
  • Woodrow Bailey
  • 615 W. MISSOURI
  • MIDLAND, Texas 79705

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