GENERAL: An Instructional Assistant assists teachers and other staff and works with students in a specialized area of instruction or behavior management. Duties include, but are not limited to, participating in the planning and development of a particular program for students in an area of specialization under the direction of the supervisor. Training of staff and students may also be involved. An instructional assistant works directly under the supervision of an administrator with a significant amount of independent initiative.
•Plan, develop, and implement program activities under the direction of the supervising administrator and/or designee.
•Instruct, supervise, monitor, and assess students in the program, teaching appropriate student behaviors and social skills.
•Cultivate relevant community, work site, or parental contacts.
•Maintain ongoing communication with school personnel regarding students in the program.
•Assist in the development and implementation of student transition and evaluation plans.
•Maintain program equipment and materials.
•Document student progress, prepare reports, and maintain Medicaid and student data sheets as requested.
•Maintain budget records.
•Maintain strict confidentiality of student information, providing information to parents, teachers, and others on a "need to know" basis, only.
•Attend staff, I.E.P, and parent meetings as required.
•Follow state and federal laws and local policies and procedures in the area of educational requirements and program operations.
•Participate in the planning, development, and support of behavior management strategies and techniques.
•Participate in required in-service training programs.
•Other duties as assigned or appropriate to the particular work setting.
- Position Type: Full-time
- Positions Available: 1
Job Category: Instructional Support > Substitute: Paraprofessional Equal Opportunity Employer
Springfield School District is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation. Job Requirements
- At least 1 year of relevant experience preferred
- None degree preferred
- Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required
There are no application questions required for this job posting.Contact Information
- David Cohn, Principal, Union Street School
- 43 Union Street
- Springfield, Vermont 05156
- Phone: 802-885-5155
- Fax: 802-885-8481
- Email: click here