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Primary Purpose:

Assist teacher in preparation and management of classroom activities and administrative requirements. Work under supervision of certified teacher.

Qualifications:

 Education/Certification:
High school diploma or GED
Valid Texas educational aide certificate
 
Special Knowledge/Skills:
Ability to work well with children
Ability to communicate effectively
 
Experience:
Some experience working with children

Major Responsibilities and Duties:


Instructional Support

  1. Assist teacher in preparing instructional materials and classroom displays.
  2. Assist with administration and scoring of objective testing instruments or work assignments.
  3. Help maintain neat and orderly classroom.
  4. Help with inventory, care, and maintenance of equipment.
  5. Help teacher keep administrative records and prepare required reports.
  6. Provide orientation and assistance to substitute teachers.

Student Management

  1. Conduct instructional exercises assigned by the teacher; work with individual students or small groups.
  
  1. Help supervise students throughout school day, inside and outside classroom. This includes lunchroom, bus, and playground duty.
  2. Keep teacher informed of special needs or problems of individual students.

Other

  1. Participate in staff development training programs to improve job performance.
  2. Participate in faculty meeting and special events as assigned.
  3.    Alternative methods of performing duties.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

 None.

Equipment Used:

 Copier, personal computer, and audiovisual equipment.

Working Conditions:

Mental Demands/Physical Demands/Environmental Factors:
Maintain emotional control under stress. Moderate standing, stooping, bending, and lifting.
 
 
 
 

The foregoing statements describe the general purpose and responsibilities assigned to this job and are not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and duties that may be assigned or skills that may be required. I understand my position is funded by Title I Part A funds and any change is this status will require me to fill out a new job description.