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Paraprofessional - Physical Education at Palm Springs Unified School District

Application Deadline

1/22/2023 3:30 PM Pacific

Date Posted
1/9/2023
Contact
Nicole Scagni
760-883-2715
Number of Openings
1
Add'l Salary Info
$19.00 Per Hour
Length of Work Year
7 Hours, School Year
Employment Type
Full Time
Locations
Cahuilla Elementary & The est. of an eligibility pool for future vacancies throughout the District.
Physical Requirements
Passage of a pre-employment physical exam.
Written Exams
01/26/23 – District’s NCLB exam (English & Math) & Para. - P.E. General Knowledge exam. If you have previously passed one or both of the required exams, you must attach the exam results to your application.

About the Employer

Welcome and thank you for your interest in the Palm Springs Unified School District. Lifelong Learning Starts Here! The Palm Springs Unified School District has sixteen elementary schools, five middle schools, four comprehensive high schools, one continuation high school, alternative education programs, one independent study program, and several headstart/state preschools. In striving to meet the needs of a diverse student body, the District provides a wide array of programs, including special education, instruction for English Learners, Career Technical Education (CTE), athletics, advanced placement, Title I, GATE, and many other services. It is our Mission that all members of Palm Springs Unified School District are united in our commitment to equity. We are committed to cultivating and preserving a culture of inclusion and connectedness. With a diverse team of employees, we are able to grow and learn better together. The collective sum of the individual differences, life experiences, knowledge, innovation, self-expression, and talent that our employees invest in their work represents not only part of our culture, but our reputation and District’s achievement as well. In recruiting for our District, we welcome the unique contributions that you can bring in terms of your education, opinions, culture, ethnicity, race, sex, gender identity and expression, nation of origin, age, languages spoken, veteran’s status, color, religion, disability, sexual orientation and beliefs. We create deep, meaningful learning opportunities, build professionalism, and engage parents and community, to ensure success for all students. All students graduate with the skills, capacities and confidence needed to succeed in a rapidly changing world. Palm Springs Unified School District Believes in Student Success: We foster - A growth mindset - Emotionally safe and inspiring learning environments - An every-student, every-day mentality - Highly engaging learning opportunities - Instruction that is tailored to student needs - Learning that propels students towards meeting their full potential Join our PSUSD Team!

Requirements / Qualifications

Requirements / Qualifications

Applications WILL NOT be considered without the following documentation attached: (1) Proof of high school graduation (e.g., HS diploma, HS transcripts, or GED) *Please note that College diploma/transcripts are not acceptable. (2) Completion of the TargetSketch Assessment is required and must be completed before application deadline. Target Sketch is available through your EdJoin account. If you need assistance with this process contact Human Resources at (760) 883-2715.


      Applications WILL NOT be considered without the following documentation attached: (1) Proof of high school graduation (e.g., HS diploma, HS transcripts, or GED) *Please note that College diploma/transcripts are not acceptable. (2) Completion of the TargetSketch Assessment is required and must be completed before application deadline. Target Sketch is available through your EdJoin account. If you need assistance with this process contact Human Resources at (760) 883-2715.

          Comments and Other Information

          SUMMARY Under the direction of the Principal/Recess Coordinator, assist a certificated teacher in reinforcing instruction to individual or small groups of students in a physical education classroom or outdoor environment; assist in the preparation of instructional materials and implementation of lesson plans; set-up equipment for physical education classes and sports activities; perform routine clerical and supportive tasks for instructional personnel. Please click on the link above to print/view COMPLETE JOB DESCRIPTION. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Any combination equivalent to: graduation from high school supplemented by college level units in physical education, recreation, education or related field and one year of experience in assisting teachers in a classroom and with children in an educational or organized learning environment, such as Paraprofessional in the District. CPR and First Aid certification are required within 30 days of hire.

          Comments and Other Information


          SUMMARY Under the direction of the Principal/Recess Coordinator, assist a certificated teacher in reinforcing instruction to individual or small groups of students in a physical education classroom or outdoor environment; assist in the preparation of instructional materials and implementation of lesson plans; set-up equipment for physical education classes and sports activities; perform routine clerical and supportive tasks for instructional personnel. Please click on the link above to print/view COMPLETE JOB DESCRIPTION. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Any combination equivalent to: graduation from high school supplemented by college level units in physical education, recreation, education or related field and one year of experience in assisting teachers in a classroom and with children in an educational or organized learning environment, such as Paraprofessional in the District. CPR and First Aid certification are required within 30 days of hire.