Wahluke School District ( learn more )

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Job Details

  • Job ID: 2766765
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Re-posted : January 12, 2018

Job Description



Positions Begin with 2017-2018 School Year



Position:                  Bilingual Spanish Para-Pro/Instructional Aide- Positions at Saddle Mt. Elementary

 Classification:           PSE Union Position; Classified; Non-Exempt

 Reports to:               Classroom Teacher and Building Principal

Employee                     Public School Employee Union (PSE)


Salary Range              Current PSE Contract Salary Schedule for Instructional Aide


Basic Function:         Assist certified staff to perform instructional and support tasks related to the students’ educational development within the total school environment. Assist students in English language acquisition.  Assist with student supervision. Daily hours dependant upon assignment;  from 7 to 7.5 hours per day. 

Typical Work:

  • Perform routine tasks in monitoring and assisting student progress in classroom and other school activities.
  • Proctor tests, quizzes, drills and other exercises designed by certified staff.
  • Score objective tests and record grades.
  • Aid students with special learning needs by administering remedial work.
  • Assist teaching staff in the development of teaching aids and materials.
  • Supervise students in halls, study halls, libraries, playgrounds during all types of weather, learning centers, and transportation areas.
  • Assist in organizing and monitoring recreational activities.
  • Accompany groups of students on field trips and other outings.
  • Perform basic clerical tasks for teachers (catalog, sort, file, assemble, reproduce and distribute classroom materials, collect money, check out equipment)
  • May provide attention to the needs of disabled or handicapped students.
  • Other duties as assigned.



  High School Diploma. Bilingual Spanish preferred.  Two years of college level coursework or pass an ETS basic skills test. Successfully complete a written Spanish/English translation test if required. Experience with children or students in an educational setting and / or evidence of an interest in supporting learning experiences preferred. Possess basic clerical skills and a familiarity with first aid procedures. Ability to lift up to 50 lbs with assistant on occasion. Provide student supervision within the school environment including outside during all types of weather.  Possesses basic clerical skills and a familiarity with first aid procedures.  Able and expected to attend work as scheduled. Able to model appropriate professional behavior. Ability to solve practical problems, apply appropriate judgment and deal with a variety of situations where only limited standardization exists.

Ability to maintain confidentiality of student and district records required. 

  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Job Categories : Classroom Teacher > Elementary
    Classroom Teacher > Bilingual Education
    Classroom Teacher > Language: Spanish
    Instructional Support > Paraprofessional / IA
  • Contact Information

    • Liz Leitz
    • 411 East Saddle Mountain Drive
    • Mattawa, Washington 99349

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