Pacific Elementary School in Davenport has an opening for one Classroom Instructional Aide, currently expected to work with a Transitional Kindergarten/Kindergarten classroom.
Pacific Elementary School is a small school about 10 miles north of the Santa Cruz, famous for our intimate educational setting and award winning school lunch program. For more information please see www.pacificesd.org.
Desired schedule for classroom aides is 4 mornings per week: most likely 8:40-12:30 two days per week and 8:40-1:00 two days per week. Total of 16.33 hours per week. Must work Mondays and Fridays; day off could be Tuesdays, Wednesdays, or Thursdays.
Step 1 starting salary $11.00 per hour, no benefits. Pay increases with experience.
Application deadline: Open until filled. Please apply as soon as possible.
Application process - Email resume, cover letter, and emails and phone numbers for 3 professional references to: Superintendent/Principal Eric Gross, email@example.com. Professional references include current or former supervisors, coworkers, or professors able to comment on your skills relevant to this position.
Job description: Under supervision of classroom teacher, prepare classroom and classroom materials; instruct individuals; lead small or large-group activities; complete assigned record-keeping functions; assist with beginning-of-year set up (in future years) and end-of-year clean-up of classroom; assist with daily set up and clean up; work with classroom teacher to plan and support curriculum themes and activities; assist with outdoor activities, classroom music, P.E., garden, and computer lab; attend staff meetings, parent meetings, parent conferences, and school events as appropriate; assist with lunch service and clean-up; supervise a lunchroom table during lunch period daily; supervise play yard; maintain school rules and school health and safety procedures; other duties as assigned.
Skills & Abilities: Experience working with children and strong communication skills are required. Teaching, aiding, tutoring, or similar experience is extremely valuable. Spanish language skills are very helpful, but not required.