PERSONAL CARE ASSISTANT (PCA) & 1:1 AIDE (#1380)

Galvin Middle School ( learn more )

Wakefield Public Schools

Wakefield, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3912061
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : June 2, 2022
  • Starting Date: September 1, 2022

Job Description

POSITION TITLE: Personal Care Assistant (PCA)

LOCATION:  Galvin Middle School

QUALIFICATION: 

  • CNA certification strongly preferred
  • Experience working with medically complex, middle school-aged children who will respect and protect the confidentiality of students, staff, families, etc. 
  • Possess a high school diploma or its equivalent

 

Wakefield Public Schools is seeking a PCA to serve as a student’s 1:1 aide and personal care professional. The student is part of the ICLP (Integrated Care & Learning Program) classroom at Galvin Middle School. 

 

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist in Health Care activities;
  • Continually monitor assigned student's health care needs; 
  • Assist with triaging students;
  • Continually communicate with parents to build a positive relationship and strong home-school connection 
  • Support the student throughout the school day in their classes 
  • Input data in school monitoring system, as needed
  • Other duties as assigned

The information contained in this job description is for compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (A.D.A.) and is not an exhaustive list of the duties performed for this position and additional duties may be assigned.

 

 

  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Instructional Support > Paraprofessional / IA
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Wakefield Public Schools 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

    • No experience required

    Contact Information

    • Karen Fitzpatrick , Admin. Asst. to the Superintendent
    • 60 Farm Street
    • Wakefield, Massachusetts 01880

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