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Job Details

  • Job ID: 3714859
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : November 4, 2021
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

League School of Greater Boston is an award winning year-round program dedicated to the education of children with Autism Spectrum Disorders. Our team approach to education creates a collaborative, supportive and open environment within our community. We are currently seeking a full-time CLASSROOM ASSISTANT for our day program in Walpole, MA to start immediately. Starting rate is $17.95/hour. Schedule is 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Monday – Friday.

Duties and Responsibilities include the following:

1.Assists with lessons and tasks, according to Individual Education Programs, within the classroom/school and community settings, for Art, Music, Adaptive Physical Education and Culinary Arts programs.
2.Assists in the development of curriculum content, behavior intervention strategies and daily living-skill techniques for individual students and follows through on the strategies developed by the team.
3.Assists in the collecting and recording of data regarding student performance in instructional and behavioral areas.
4.Assists with activities at the residences, related to Art, Music, APE, and Culinary Arts. Includes planning after school activities with students and assisting with meal preparation.
5.Develops a therapeutic and effective relationship with students: uses appropriate voice modulation, sets reasonable boundaries with communication and actions, etc.
6.Follows schedules within the classroom and the school to provide structure and limit stimuli for the students.
7.Implements student behavior programs: positive reinforcement breaks, time outs, etc., as designed by the Behavior Department and the team.
8.Assists with the completion of daily paperwork, as needed, to include: notes to parents, Incident Reports, Accident Reports, etc.
9.Monitors health and safety of students and follows through with the School Nurse on incidents requiring medical attention.
10.Works as a team player. Attends supervision, classroom meetings, program meetings and staff meetings. Comes prepared with agenda and ready to discuss issues and solutions.
11.Participates in all trainings, as required by League School of Greater Boston.
12.Performs other related duties, as designated by the Assistant Director/Director of Education , that are deemed necessary for the operation of the school, such as evening trainings, Open House, etc.

League School offers a substantial benefit package that includes health, dental, STD, LTD, and Life insurance, tuition assistance, 403(b) retirement plan with employer match, professional development opportunities, as well as paid Sick and Personal days in addition to school vacation weeks off.

To apply:
Please submit resume, cover letter, and other supporting documentation such as transcripts, curriculum vitae, letter(s) of reference, etc. to or by mail to:
League School of Greater Boston
Attn: Human Resources
300 Boston Providence Turnpike
Walpole, MA 02032
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Special Education > Autism
    Special Education > Mild/Moderate Disabilities
    Special Education > Severe/Profound Disabilities
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    The League School of Greater Boston is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • Position Requirements:
    • Associate’s Degree or specialized training in a related field or experience working with autistic individuals strongly preferred.
    • CPR, Safety Care and First Aid certifications (training provided)
    • Valid driver’s license.

      Computer Skills:
      To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Internet Explorer, and Microsoft Office.

    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

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