7.5 hours per day, 181 days per year
CLASSIFICATION: INST 02 ($18.92-$22.91 per hour)
INCOMPLETE APPLICATIONS & RESUMES RECEIVED IN LIEU OF APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.
High school diploma or equivalent. Must complete the SEPA training within 90 calendar days of employment.
Work primarily with students who have significant cognitive and behavioral disabilities, including autism
Must pass various pre-employment background and screenings (external applicants only)
Obtain CPI training & certification
Must have or be willing to obtain First Aide/CPR certification
Must possess strong work ethic and positive work attitude
Demonstrate excellent student rapport skills
Ability to communicate, interact, work effectively and cooperatively with people from diverse ethnic and educational backgrounds.
Must adhere to confidential requirements of the student, per FERPA
Ability to recognize the importance of safety in the work place, follow safety rules, practice safe work habits, utilize appropriate safety equipment and report unsafe conditions to the appropriate administrator
Operating knowledge of and experience with typical office equipment, such as telephones, copier fax machine, e-mail, desktop/laptop computer, assistive tech devices
Experience and skills working with culturally diverse populations desired
Provide instructional support for students with IEPs both inside and outside the general classroom
Ensure and support student safety, student supervision, in-school transport, and personal care (e.g., toileting, medical, feeding) of students that require it
Modify assignments/projects to students' level of understanding per their disability
Paper management (copies, communication notebooks, grading, progress monitoring, etc.)
Serve as a scribe for students that require it
Participate in required training/professional development offered by the District
Perform other duties as assigned
Westminster Public Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer. District policy prohibits discrimination against any applicant on the basis of race, color, creed, sex, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, marital status, or disability. Complaints in these matters should be addressed to the Chief of Staff, 6933 Raleigh Street, Westminster, CO 80030, phone: (303) 428-3511. Although the position is based at a school/department, the employer is Westminster Public Schools.
Adams County School District 50