Extended School Year (ESY) IBAC ESS Assistants (5)

Posted: Continuous 2012-04-30
Closes: Until Filled
Cameron IBAC Program

ESY IBAC ESS Assistants (5)

Posted April 30, 2012

Deadline for application: Until Filled

Contract length: 2012 Summer Only

Compensation: $9.33 per hour

Work Schedule: M-Th 8:30am - 11:30am 

Nature and Scope of Job: The position works under the general direction of the Certified Special Education teacher, helps to provide instruction, motivation, and supervision of students with identified disabilities; assists with personal care; and implements non-aversive behavioral management techniques.  Responsible to the building principal and department director where assigned. 

Education, Licenses, Certification or Formal Training:

·         AA degree required or 60 semester hours or ability to pass the Work Keys

·         CPR and First Aid training or willingness to be trained.

·         Bilingual skills preferred.

·         Experience in working with students with disabilities.

·         Or any other combination of related education, experience or training that enhances the ability to pass the Work Keys exam if position is at a Title I school. 

Qualifications: Applicant must have the knowledge, skills and abilities sufficient to perform the function of the position. Applicant must be able to provide support to students. Previous experience working in school setting or with children with special needs. Strong verbal communication skills, ability to move quickly from one position to another in response to student needs, desire to work in team setting, positive attitude, upper body strength with the ability to lift and carry 50 lbs required. Bilingual skills preferred, but not required.

Essential Job Functions:

·         Assists instructor with daily classroom activities.

·         Works with individuals, small or large groups, to reinforce instruction.

·         Accompanies students to classrooms.

·         Assists students with explanations, note taking, and modification of assignments to match student capabilities.

·         Assists in test administration as requested.

·         Assists in record keeping.

·         Provides personal care for students (i.e., tube feeding, assistance with feeding, catheterization, diapering, assistance with toileting, positioning, lifting, pushing wheelchairs, and assistance with hygiene).

·         Assists in use of adaptive equipment.

·         Assists in cleaning and sanitizing equipment.

·         Assists students in problem solving and in conflict resolution.

·         Learns and implements behavior management systems.

·         Assists in developing behavioral strategies.

·         Monitors student behavior.

·         Assists in recording data on student behavior.

·         Has general knowledge and familiarity with academic coursework required for instructional assistance.

·         Assists in implementation of Individual Educational Plans.

·         Intervenes as necessary with disruptive behavior in a non-aversive manner.

·         May accompany students on field trips. 

Equal Employment Opportunity

Weld County School District 6 shall not discriminate in its employment or hiring practices on the basis of race, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability. The Superintendent is committed to cultural diversity among district personnel as a means of enriching educational experience. The District shall identify, solicit, and consider applicants for employment from a broad spectrum of qualified individuals who will contribute to that effort.  

Apply online www.greeleyschools.org

Greeley - Evans Weld County School District 6

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