May 11, 2020

Instructional Assistant - TIDES

  • TrulyHired
  • Holland, MI 49423, USA
Full-time Education

Job Description

Holland Public Schools

Vacancy Announcement - Instructional Assistant/IA: Tides Program

POSITION TITLE: INSTRUCTIONAL ASSISTANT - TIDES PROGRAM (Teaching Independence and Decision Making Through Educational Support)


EFFECTIVE DATE: As soon as possible

TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT: Approximately 35 hours per week

REPORTS TO: Director of Student Services and Building Principal

QUALIFICATIONS: The person selected for this position will be the one who offers the best combination of training, experience, and attributes in accordance with the following:
Must meet the educational requirements of "No Child Left Behind " Legislation, which includes either 60 college credits or successful completion of State approved tests.Ability to work with, relate to, and empathize with students, staff and parents.Ability to demonstrate mature judgment and moral and ethical behavior.Ability to carry out instructions and responsibilities.Ability to project a positive outlook, manner and appearance.Ability to demonstrate punctuality and dependability.Ability to demonstrate aptitude in technology.Must meet the requirements of recent School Safety Legislation - 2005 PA 129-131 and 138 (Complete FBI fingerprints required). Physical Demands: Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs. Must be able to restrain students as needed according to CPI guidelines. Must be able to run/move quickly to ensure student safety. CPI training preferred or willingness to become trained.

Provide ongoing guidance to individual students in the areas of social emotional growth.Will work collaboratively with the Behavior Consultant and Paraprofessional Behavior Consultants for behaviors.Works with team to implement systems that will address behavior that interferes with academic success within the building, create an atmosphere that is consistent, maximizes time spent in the classroom learning, and offers a predictable routine for students. The goal is to promote both academic success and school related behavior success.

COMPENSATION: Starting pay is $12.32 per hour

METHOD OF APPLICATION: All candidates should apply online at

DEADLINE: Until filled

Holland Public Schools does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including sexual orientation or transgender identity), disability, age, religion, height, weight, marital or family status, military status, ancestry, genetic information, or any other legally protected category. Everyone is welcome at our school events as well. Call 494-2005 and we will make reasonable accommodations for disabled persons. Inquiries regarding our district's non- discrimination policies should be directed to: Deputy Superintendent, Karen Sherwood, Human Resources Holland Public Schools, 320 W. 24th St., Holland, MI 49423 (616) 494-2025.

  • Position Type: Full-time
Job Category: Instructional Support > Individual Aide
Equal Opportunity Employer
Contact Information
  • LeeAnne Archer
  • 320 West 24th Street
  • Holland, Michigan 49423

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