NEW HARTFORD PUBLIC SCHOOLS JOB OPENING
There is an opening for one 1.0 FTE Para Educator position at Ann Antolini School.
- Assist in individual pupil instruction.
- Assist teacher in maintaining discipline.
- Assist teacher in data collection.
- May escort child to and from various rooms.
- Toileting may be required.
- Regular attendance is required for this position.
- Will involve work with special education student(s) under direction of a certified teacher.
- This position will require CPI training to be provided by Student Services Department.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Knowledge of basic computer technology is also necessary.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
Two years of college credit OR hold an associate’s (or higher) degree; OR successful completion of a paraprofessional assessment
Ability to read, comprehend and follow simple directions, short correspondence, and memos. Effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations. Effectively communicate with special education teachers.
Apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed, but uninvolved written or oral instructions. Ability to problem-solve scenarios involving a few concrete variables.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this
job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee is regularly required to stand; walk; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. The employee must be able to push items of 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision and peripheral vision.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The Tutor/Paraprofessional is responsible for the safety and well-being of students in their charge.
$20.22 per hour w/benefits
CLOSING DATE: Open until filled
Application Package Must Include:
Letter of Interest
3 Current Letters of Reference
Copy of Transcripts
Send Application Package to:
Jeffrey Sousa, Superintendent of Schools, PO Box 315, New Hartford, CT 06057
or email application materials (as a single PDF) to the attention of the Superintendent at email@example.com