|School District/Employer:||Damon ISD|
|Job Title:||Paraprofessional SpEd/Resource Classroom|
|Campus Description:||Pre K to 8th-grade campus|
Paraprofessional Special Education classroom: 2019-2020 School Year
Damon Elementary School
Assist in the implementation of classroom programs, including self-help, behavior management, and instruction programs in special education program. Work under the immediate direction of a certified teacher and general supervision of the principal.
Experience with or certifications/training to work with special education students in an autism program.
Meet a rigorous standard of quality as demonstrated through an approved course of study for paraprofessionals (if not certified, will attend a course at a Region center ESC)
Maintain confidentiality regarding student and coworker information and as required by FERPA.
Ability to adapt instruction to meet individual student needs
Ability to follow verbal and written instructions
Ability to communicate effectively
Strong computer skills to implement multiple and diverse programs or willing to learn.
Nonviolent Crisis Intervention training preferred or willing to obtain certification
Experience working with students in a general education setting and/or a special education setting preferred (but not required).
Responsibilities and Duties may include but not limited to:
Instructional support for various academic content
Help teacher prepare instructional materials and classroom displays.
Help maintain a neat and orderly classroom.
Help with inventory, care, and maintenance of materials and equipment.
Help teacher keep administrative records and prepare required reports.
Assist in the implementation of identified accommodations, goals and objectives, and behavior intervention plans.
Conduct instructional activities as directed by the teacher for individual
students or small groups of students.
Demonstrate support for student management policy.
Assume responsibility for learning how to work with student's individual needs.
Help supervise students throughout the school day, inside and outside the
classroom – lunchroom, recess, or other campus duties
Keep teachers informed of student progress/needs.
Equipment Used: Personal computer, printer, copier, calculator, fax machine, laptop, digital camera, recording equipment, and various other mobile devices.
Mental Demands/Physical Demands/Environmental Factors: Ability to maintain emotional control under stress and work with frequent interruptions; frequent standing, stooping, bending, pulling and pushing, climbing, stretching, light lifting of books, boxes, media equipment, desks, and other classroom equipment; repetitive hand motions; prolonged use of computer, ability to carry up to 40 pounds.
|Qualifications:||Willingness to work. Para certification and willingness to be certified in any other areas needed such as CPI.|
|How To Apply:||Complete application at www.damonisd.net and email to firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to David Hayward, 1211 Mulcahy CR 264 PO Box 429, Damon TX 77430|
|Address:||P.O. Box 429|