Special Education Teacher Aide (Education & Activities Center)

Special Education Teacher Aide (Education & Activities Center)

Posted: 11/28/2018 Closing Date for Outside Candidates: until filled
Starting Date: as soon as possible Closing Date for Internal Candidates: 12/05/2018
    (Internal Candidates will be considered before outside candidates)  
Salary Range: $12.33-$16.96/hour    
Reports To: Supervisor of Center-Based Programs  
Terms: school year/full time with benefits per master agreement    
Qualifications:
  • High school graduate preferably with some additional educational skills and training.
  • Self‑sufficient and require a minimum of supervision or assistance to aid in the care and education of school children.
  • Physically capable of performing duties in a specific program.
Essential Functions:
 
  • Assist in daily classroom routines (i.e., dressing, toileting) and facilitate student participation in activities by helping students who may be having difficulty in understanding.
  • Assist the teacher by carrying out, under the supervision and direction of the teacher, group or individualized instruction, remediation, or guided practice and data collection.
  • Assist with any pre-vocational and vocational training activities for individual students or small groups of students, as specified by the teacher.
  • Supervise students during field trips, community-based instruction, playground, hygiene, recreational activities, lunchroom, corridors, bus and other activities.
  • Prepare classroom materials, assist the teacher in preparation of daily lesson plans, operate technology equipment, make instructional charts and other tasks assigned by the teacher.
  • Help with room inventory, record attendance, duplicate materials, prepare bus lists, record lunch and milk money and/or other funds, file materials, records, letters, help correct student papers and other student assignments, and do errands.
  • Assist with implementation of individual student behavioral management plans and support programs.
  • Attend building, staff and parent meetings, shall participate in parent conferences, perform housekeeping tasks and comply with teacher requests to call parents.
  • Care for the students' physical needs (changing clothes, feeding, lifting, tube feeding, suctioning, catheterization, etc.).
  • Help carry out directives of other special education staff.
Apply To:

Send cover letter, resume and completed support staff application to:

Dr. Lori Tubbergen Clark, Superintendent
Newaygo County RESA
4747 W. 48th Street
Fremont, MI  49412

  If you have questions, please contact the NC RESA HR Department at 231.924.8853.