May 11, 2020

Bus Paraprofessional

  • TrulyHired
  • Topeka, KS, USA
Part-time Education

Job Description


Qualifications:
High school diploma/equivalency.
Manual dexterity,lifting (as much as 50 lbs), pushing, pulling, bending, stooping, sitting, speaking, hearing, mobility.
Ability to successfully accomplish/complete inservice training.
Conscientiously accept and follow directions.
Good communication and interpersonal skills.
Exhibit sound judgment.
Adaptable to variety of situations.
Fundamental understanding of special education students.

Responsibilities:
Each para will assist in the transportation of student(s) who may be mildly, moderately and/or severely disabled. The bus para is responsible for:
Safe environment for transporting special needs students
Securing students in proper seating/spaces
Recording/charting student data
Assuring an orderly environment
Appropriately restraining students
Monitoring students for changes which require medication
Communicating effectively with school personnel, patrons and students
Handling a variety of stressful situations, with flexibility in adjusting to varied levels of persistence

Terms of Employment:

9 months; salary and work year to be determined by the Board of Education.

Evaluation:

Performance of this position will be evaluated in accordance with provisions of the Board policy on evaluation of Paraprofessional Personnel

Significant associations:

The performance responsibilities are not limited to those outlined in this description and may include any other responsibilities as assigned by the administrator/supervisor.

  • Position Type: Part-time
Job Category: Instructional Support > Paraprofessional / IA
Contact Information
  • Rebecca Dortch
  • 624 SW 24th Street
  • Topeka, Kansas 66611

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