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Signing Education Assistant I - Northeast Metro 916

Posted on 8/10/2017 9:30:19 AM

Listing expires 9/7/2017

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  VACANCY NOTICE
 
 NORTHEAST METRO 916 INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL DISTRICT
  
  
 
Date Posted:  August 10, 2017

Position Title:  Signing Education Assistant I
 
Assignment: Deaf/Hard of Hearing Services Department assigned to Armstrong Elementary School (South Washington County Schools)

Hours:  6 hours/day

Pay: $14.57 per hour

Expected Starting Date: August 2017

To learn more about the critical role Education Assistants play in the classroom, click here.  


Job Summary:

Under direct supervision, performs duties that are instructional in nature or may deliver direct services to students in the classroom and/or learning environments. Serves in a position for which a teacher or another licensed professional has ultimate responsibility for the design and implementation of educational programs and services. May provide specialized assistance for students with special needs. This job performs its role within District policy and State/Federal laws.
 
Duties and Responsibilities: 

 
  • Assists licensed staff with classroom instruction by working with small groups of students or an individual student.
  • Assists licensed staff in creating an environment that is appropriate for learning. Reinforcing positive behavior and re-directing inappropriate behavior.
  • Assists licensed staff with the planning, preparation and implementation of differentiated instructions for individual students and groups. Prepares and organizes learning materials.
  • Assists licensed staff in the preparation of student record keeping. Collects and enters data for progress reports and other documents with accuracy and consistent with documentation standards.
  • Supervises and monitors students at all times including bus loading, unloading, recess and lunch.
  • Support of a student's physical care as needed.
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned

Required Skills: 
 
American Sign Language skills, one to three years work experience with school children and/or special needs population; basic computer skills and email; proficient in core subject areas; able to manage behaviors and intervene in crisis situations; good oral, written and interpersonal communication; ability to create collaborative and positive relationships.  Unrelated successful work experience may be considered.

Two years of study at an institution of higher education (a minimum of 60 semester credits), an Associate's (or higher) degree, OR passing score on the ParaPro assessment.

Ability to pass pre-placement physical exam; ability to lift, physically contain and withstand unpredictable pushing or pulling by students up to adult size; ability to move quickly to avoid unpredictable physical interactions (please see description of physical requirements below).

 
Job Requirements
Never (0%)

Occasionally (1%-33%)

Frequently (34%-66%)

Continuously (67%-100%)
Run - X - -
Stand
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X
Walk
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X
Sit
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X

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Use Hands
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X
Reach with Hands & Arms
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X

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Climb or Balance
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X

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Stoop/Kneel/Crouch or Crawl
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X

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Talk & Hear
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X
Taste & Smell
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X

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-
 
 
Lift or Carry
Never (0%)

Occasionally (1%-33%)

Frequently (34%-66%)

Continuously (67%-100%)
Up to 10 lbs.
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X

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Up to 25 lbs.

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X

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Up to 50 lbs.
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X

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Up to 100 lbs.
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X

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More than 100 lbs.
X

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Committment to Equity

At Northeast Metro 916, equity means that everyone has access to what they need in order to learn, grow and thrive.  To learn more, click here.


Northeast Metro 916 will not discriminate against individuals based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, parental status, status with regard to public assistance, disability, age or sexual orientation.   



 

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