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Instructional Assistant - Adaptive Physical Education at Palo Alto Unified School District

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Job Information

Date Posted: 2/4/2020 Application Deadline: 2/14/2020 11:55 PM Pacific
Employment Type: Part Time Length of Work Year: 10 Months
Salary: Range 29 ($27.03 - $32.85/Hr.) Number Openings: (At time of posting) 1
Contact: Stacey Ramirez Email: sramirez@pausd.org
Location: Palo Alto Unified
Department: Various Sites
Benefits: .812 FTE Employee Self

Job Summary

Job Summary

DEFINITION: Under the direction of the Adaptive Physical Education Teacher, to assist in the provision of adapted physical education services. Specific Duties Include: Assisting the Teacher in: • Monitor and reinforce skills and student behavior • Supervise student safety during adaptive PE activities • Provide instructional prompts • Assist teacher instruction by leading small groups • Facilitating movement and positioning • Assist in assembling and developing materials for instruction • Collecting materials and equipment needed by the teacher. • Assembling, adjusting, and maintaining equipment used in the instructional program. • Preparing the room for the activity, obtaining the required materials and equipment, the operation of the equipment, and return of all materials and equipment to storage. • Data collection on mastery of skills • Performing other duties as assigned. Essential Skills Include to the Ability to: • Carry out a specialized instructional program • Assist with instructional activities in programs under the direction of the principal • Interact effectively with students • Deal with a wide variety of personalities and situations requiring tact, judgment and poise • Take directions from others while working independently • Establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with teachers, students and others contacted during the course of this work • Meet physical and mental requirements for this position This Position Requires Thorough Knowledge of: • Instructional materials, curriculum content and supervising techniques; • Availability of resources; • Methods used in controlling and motivating student PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable indivi

Requirements / Qualifications

Requirements / Qualifications


          Application Deadline

          2/14/2020 11:55 PM Pacific

          Date Posted



          Number of Openings



          Range 29 ($27.03 - $32.85/Hr.)

          Length of Work Year

          10 Months

          Employment Type

          Part Time


          Palo Alto Unified


          Various Sites


          .812 FTE Employee Self