TEACHER ASSISTANT - SPED (#707)

Hinds County School District ( learn more )

Raymond, Mississippi ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3432959
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Re-posted : June 14, 2022

Job Description

TEACHER ASSISTANT- SPED (Self-contained)


 

QUALIFICATIONS:

 

  • Associate’s degree from a community college; two years of work at a senior college, or passing score on the state test

  • Satisfactory completion of school district’s pre-employment test requirements

  • Ability and desire to work well with exceptional services children

     

  • CNA experience a plus

 

 

REPORTS TO:

 

            Principal or his/her designee; under direct supervision of the classroom teacher

 

SUPERVISES:

 

            Students as assigned by the teacher

 

JOB SUMMARY:

 

            The basic function of this position is to assist in providing a well-organized and smoothly

functioning class environment in which students can take full advantage of the instructional program and available resource materials.

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

 

  • Works cooperatively with the classroom teacher in the instructional planning process.

  • Assists, as directed, in improving students’ basic skills in all academic areas.

  • Contributes to the development and implementation of a successful instructional program.

  • Assists students by interpreting directions.

  • Assists students with drill or additional instruction.

  • Assists/monitors students in small group sessions.

  • Assists students with make-up work.

  • Reads to students as directed by the classroom teacher.

  • Monitors students and assists with classroom management.

  • Supervises independent student study.

  • Helps maintain an attractive and clean learning environment.

  • Assists classroom teacher with room arrangements such as learning centers or furniture placement.

  • Works harmoniously with administration, staff, students and parents.

  • Operates within the school district’s policies and procedures.

  • Assists with student supervision on field trips.

  • Assists, as directed, in performing all clerical responsibilities handled or assigned by the classroom teacher.

  • Follows the district’s policy on overtime and the requirements of the Wage and Hour Act.

  • Follows the district’s fixed asset policy.

  • Attends and actively participates in required professional development programs.

  • Performs other duties as requested or assigned.

  • Assists in the fostering and promotion of a positive school climate.

  • Maintains a professional demeanor during all interactions between colleagues, parents, students and administration.

     

     

     

    EVALUATION:

     

    Performance of this job will be evaluated in accordance with provisions of the Board’s policy on evaluation of personnel.

  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Special Education > General Special Education
    Instructional Support > Paraprofessional / IA
    Special Education > Special Education Assistant
  • Job Requirements

    • No experience required

    Contact Information

    • Sharon Harris
    • 13192 Highway 18
    • Raymond, Mississippi 39154

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