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Instructional Assistant - Special Education IIA

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2/21/2013
Catherine Cummings
catherinecummings@ccusd.org
310 842-4220 4214
3
School Year (10 months)
Part Time
3/8/2013 4:00 PM Pacific
$14.61 - $17.65 per Classified Salary Schedule
Date Posted:
2/21/2013
Application Deadline:
3/8/2013 4:00 PM Pacific
Employment Type:
Part Time
Length of Work Year:
School Year (10 months)
Salary:
$14.61 - $17.65 per Classified Salary Schedule
Number Openings: (At time of posting)
3
Contact: Catherine Cummings Email: catherinecummings@ccusd.org Phone: 310 842-4220 4214
March 14, 2013 - E-mail notification will follow after the closing date
TBD Monday through Friday
Various school sites
March 14, 2013 - E-mail notification will follow after the closing date
TBD Monday through Friday
Various school sites
Job Description / Essential Elements: Print   
Summary of Duties: Under supervision, works with identified special education students in Special Day Class (SDC), Resource Specialist Programs (RSP) or regular classrooms in small groups and/or on an individual basis to provide instructional, reinforcement and follow up support in learning activities; assists in the preparation, modification, and implementation of lesson plans, instructional materials and learning aids as directed by the teacher. Confers with teachers concerning student progress and to determine programs, activities and materials to meet individual needs of special education students and, as directed by the teacher, arranges for Individual Education Plan (IEP) meetings with parents; prepares and maintains student files and records as necessary, including confidential records and medical information. May make minor adjustments on special equipment, such as wheel chairs, crutches, braces, standing tables and gurneys; may obtain food from school cafeteria or kitchens, serve food and feed students or help them feed themselves. May assist students with toileting, diapering and personal hygiene. May be required to administer medication and perform simple medical procedures under the direction of the nurse and with prior training by the nurse; performs other related duties as assigned. Education and experience: equivalent to graduation from high school, plus complete two years of higher education study or obtain an Associate's degree or higher*; good general background and work experience, including one year of paid or volunteer experience working with children requiring a more specialized learning environment. Knowledge of: basic needs and behavior of children and adolescents; concepts of child growth and developmental behavioral characteristics; student behavior management strategies and techniques; appropriate English usage, punctuation, spelling, and grammar; and basic arithmetical concepts. Ability to: demonstrate an understanding, patient, and receptive attitude toward students who exhibit physical and learning needs of a specialized nature; communicate effectively in oral and written form; learn to utilize a variety of appropriate instructional materials and procedures; perform routine clerical tasks; and understand and carry out oral and written directions; and perform related duties as required. Physical Requirements: Ability to safely lift, carry, push and/or pull weights up to 120 pounds with lifting devices, lifting belts or other accommodations; ability to frequently bend at the waist and knees, kneel and squat; ability to walk, stand and sit for extended periods at a time; ability to reach above the shoulders. Other Requirements: Incumbents during the probationary period are required to obtain and to subsequently maintain a valid First Aid and CPR Certificate issued by an authorized agency and provide proof of certification to the Office of Human Resources.

Requirements for Applying

Education and Experience: Equivalent to graduation from high school, plus complete two years of study at an institution of higher education (college level) or forty-eight (48) semester units, including a math and an English class or obtain an Associate’s degree or higher*; good general background and work experience, including one year of paid or volunteer experience working with children requiring a more specialized learning environment. (Some positions in this classification may be required to translate oral and written communications between English and a designated second language.) Examination Information: Testing Date: March 14, 2013 E-mail notification will follow after the closing of this position, to notify you of the exact testing time.

Transcripts need to be uploaded to the application reflecting 48 units or more. All applicants must pass a basic skills test for instructional aides before being considered for an interview. The test will take approximately 1 hour. **The basic skills test will be waived for those applicants who have taken and passed all portions of the California Basic Educational Skills Test (CBEST). Please provide a copy of the CBEST card when submitting an application for the position.

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    Requirements for Applying

    Education and Experience: Equivalent to graduation from high school, plus complete two years of study at an institution of higher education (college level) or forty-eight (48) semester units, including a math and an English class or obtain an Associate’s degree or higher*; good general background and work experience, including one year of paid or volunteer experience working with children requiring a more specialized learning environment. (Some positions in this classification may be required to translate oral and written communications between English and a designated second language.) Examination Information: Testing Date: March 14, 2013 E-mail notification will follow after the closing of this position, to notify you of the exact testing time.

    Transcripts need to be uploaded to the application reflecting 48 units or more. All applicants must pass a basic skills test for instructional aides before being considered for an interview. The test will take approximately 1 hour. **The basic skills test will be waived for those applicants who have taken and passed all portions of the California Basic Educational Skills Test (CBEST). Please provide a copy of the CBEST card when submitting an application for the position.

    • Copy of Transcript

      Application needs to be submitted by 4:00 p.m. on the close of this position.

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      Application Deadline: 3/8/2013 4:00 PM Pacific

      Application needs to be submitted by 4:00 p.m. on the close of this position.

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