Fisher Public Schools
- Job ID: 2870994
- Application Deadline:
Posted until Filled
June 1, 2017
Instructional Support > Paraprofessional / IA
Job Duties and Responsibilities:
- Works in special education or general education settings, including but not limited to reviewing and reinforcing previously introduced lessons and implementing prescribed instruction.
- Alerts the teacher to special needs of individual students.
- Escorts and assists students as necessary, including lifting where appropriate.
- Administers or assists in the administration of alternative testing.
- May correct day-to-day work of students but shall not be responsible for grading or reporting to parents.
- Carries out teacher-planned learning exercises including instruction of core curriculum, academic support and support of related therapies including speech and language activities, occupational and physical therapy activities and mobility training activities.
- Performs classroom and other appropriate tasks designated by the supervising teacher/principal.
- Maintains the same high level of ethical behavior and confidentiality of information about students as is expected of fully certified teachers.
- Participates in staff development programs as assigned.
- Establishes an effective work relationship with classroom teachers, specialists, and administration.
Knowledge and Skills:
- Demonstrated ability to apply appropriate skills in performing daily routines.
- Demonstrated ability to operate a computer, software and necessary classroom technology.
- Ability to develop effective and positive working relationships with students, staff, administrators, parents, and the community.
- Maintain professional composure while dealing with a variety of personalities and situations.
- Show initiative and function as a self-starter.
- Effectively communicate and have interpersonal skills as applied to interaction with coworkers, supervisor, the general public, etc. sufficient to exchange or convey information and to receive work direction.
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