ENGLISH SECOND LANGUAGE INSTRUCTIONAL AIDE
Founders Classical Academy of Mesquite (learn more)
Responsive Education Solutions
The success of our students is what matters most. Some students need a new opportunity, while others seek an individualized educational approach that is not offered by traditional schools. Whether a student has fallen behind or simply wants to get ahead, our true learner-based environment program is designed to ensure that they learn and succeed.
A High School Diploma and 48 hours of higher education
An Associate’s degree or above
Successful completion of the THEA or other appropriate examination or core academic ability
Successful completion of the Paraprofessional Educator course provided by Master Teacher
Successful completion of Training of Paraprofessionals provided by Regional Service Centers
Bilingual - Spanish and English ( perferred )
6+ months experience working for Public or Private School.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
Passion for children.
Ability and patience to work interactively with children.
Basic knowledge of federal and state education laws.
Strong organizational, time management, communication, and interpersonal skills.
Able to learn and implement teaching curriculum software programs and instruct students on utilization.
Able to follow verbal and written instructions.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to manage multiple priorities effectively.
Ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships.
Ability to travel as necessary.
Responsibilities and Duties:
Assist teacher in all areas of work.
Assist students with academics.
Distribute lesson plans or assign computer lessons to students.
Grade student tests.
Enter scores on Student Progress Records.
Prepare congratulations slips for passed tests.
Assist teachers in checking daily goals to ensure work is being completed.
Motivate students for maximum learning.
Assist in maintaining discipline in classroom.
Participate in faculty and professional meetings, educational conferences, and teacher training workshops.
Inspire students with consistency, care, and interest to build students’ self-esteem, and promote further success.
Praise students, compliment them and encourage them in order to build character.
Utilize a variety of learning methods to enhance the students’ learning experience.
Perform special projects, during and after normal business hours, and other duties as assigned.
Travel as required.