Special Education Instructional Assistant - Phoenix School District

Status: Full-time position

Location: Phoenix, AZ

Deadline Date:

Date Available:

Job Summary: The Instructional Assistant assists the teachers in a variety of ways to implement the instructional program, including working directly with children in small groups or on a one-to-one basis.

Qualifications: Associates Degree or equivalent of two years’ college education or passing test results from the ParaPro or WorkKeys assessment is required.
Prefer prior experience working with children.
High School diploma or GED required

Duties: Effectively utilizes district technologies appropriate to the position and assumes responsibility for attending district training needed to successfully perform designated responsibilities as directed by supervisor.
Assists teacher as needed with planning, preparation, and distribution of classroom materials.
Conducts learning games with students according to established procedures.
Supervision and instruction of children; copying, cutting, coloring, etc., to construct materials and bulletin boards.
Maintains regular attendance and complies with State Law and District policies and regulations.
Maintains a safe environment for students, conducive to learning.
Anticipates and effectively addresses unforeseen crises associated with working with large groups of children.
Provides individualized and small-group instruction to reinforce skills that have been taught by the teacher.
Serves snacks and lunches as necessary.
Attends workshops as directed.

To Apply: Apply online at: www.phxschools.org

 

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