Paraprofessional Support Staff/Educational Assistant
Second start is looking for an outgoing person to join our great school staff! This position follows a school calendar so the work year would be 1533 hours, rather than 2080 hours. It is a 35-hour workweek with 219 paid staff days and seven weeks off during the year. The standard hours of 8:00am-3:30pm.
The Support Staff assists the classroom Teacher in the implementation of positive student behavior management techniques and procedures. The Support Staff provides academic support for students under the supervision and direction of the Teacher on a daily basis. This position works closely with Teacher, the Clinical Manager, the Behavior Interventionist, and Counseling Interns on issues related to the educational, behavioral, and emotional success of the students. The Support Staff confers with school counselors and the teaching staff to obtain insight regarding student problems in learning, mental impairments, emotional impairments, and behavior disorders affecting the learning process. This position assists the classroom Teacher with effective class management for the successful accomplishment of the student's Individual Education Plan.
SCOPE OF AUTHORITY & RESPONSIBILITIES
Determines which tools are to be utilized during the course of providing student behavior management support.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Some local travel may be required.
Please submit your resume for consideration.
Enhancement of self-esteem is an important part of Pine Hill program. Pine Hill teaching staff works in conjunction with counselors, administration, and parents to establish a comprehensive educational plan for each student.Pine Hill School employs Administrators, Teachers, Behavior Specialists, Counselors, and Speech and Language Therapists to provide a team of qualified professionals, which supports students in the classroom.The satisfaction and effectiveness of working in the classroom are directly dependent on a unified team. We believe that information gathered from various perspectives and disciplines is essential in understanding and addressing the student needs effectively.Pine Hill firmly believes that students can and will succeed when provided with a supportive, structured and exciting learning environment. We recognize individual differences and meet each student’s needs with professionalism, insight, and the vehicle to provide students with the tools to success, positive self-image, and personal and academic growth.
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