Monday through Thursday -
Hours: to be determined
TOWNSHIP PUBLIC SCHOOLS
Completed at least sixty (60) credits at an
institution of higher education or obtained an associate's
(or higher) degree.
Demonstrates successful experience in working
with children, preferably children with disabilities.
Demonstrates skill in communicating
effectively with students and school staff.
4. Successfully completes
required criminal history check and has proof of U.S.
citizenship or legal resident alien
Such alternatives to the above qualifications
as the Board may find appropriate and acceptable.
Director of Special Services or designated
To assist the special education teacher by
working with individual disabled students to provide them
with physical assistance, safety and emotional support as
needed to gain optimum benefit from their placement in the
Assists the special education teacher in the
use and adaptation of a wide range of therapy techniques and
Participates in the implementation of the
individualized rehabilitative plan for a specific
Performs specialized physical, therapeutic and
self-help development activities.
Provides assistance to students in bathroom
and other physical needs, as appropriate and
Provides assistance to students with physical
disabilities which may involve, but not be limited to
transferring the student between a wheelchair, floor, table
or therapy device and the use of an appliance or
Assists, where appropriate, in loading and
unloading the special education pupil from transportation bus
Assists the pupil with various projects,
crafts, and curriculum tasks.
Contributes to the management and modification
of a student's behavior within and outside the classrooms as
Participates in restraining disruptive or
dangerous physical behavior as requested or assigned.
Accompanies the teacher and student on class
trips to assist with the supervision of behavior and safety
Provides safety and security, as needed,
during the transportation of the student to and from
Handles sensitive and confidential
information, documents, communications, incidents, etc., with
discretion and in a conscientious manner.
Cooperates and shares professionally with
other members of the staff.
Participates in job-related professional
development experiences in accordance with district
procedures when applicable.
Receives consultative training from CST,
therapists and others when applicable.
Other Related Tasks
Performs such other tasks and assumes such other
responsibilities as the Director of Special Services or
designated administrator may assign.
Hourly as needed.
Salary will be established by the Holmdel
Township Board of Education.
Performance of the position will be evaluated in accordance
with provisions of the Board's policy on the Evaluation of
Regular Board Meeting
March 13, 1996
August 25, 2010