Maxim Healthcare Staffing School Aide in Kansas City, Kansas
School Aide/ Para Pro
Kansas City, KS
Kansas City Public Schools
$18 per hour
37.5 hours per week
The School Aide is an individual who works with studentsrequiring instructional, personal care and/or behavioral assistance under the supervisionof the special education department and/or supervising designee.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Follow through withIEP objectives including math, reading, speech, independent skills, andmanaging behavioral deficits and excesses, one on one or as a general classroomaide
Facilitate teacher directed learning activities includinglesson plans, worksheets, reinforcement systems, small groups, social games,and work assistance
Assist students when included into general education classes
Communicate pertinent information to teachers
Accompany students during recess and lunch periods, alongwith community experiences
Strictly adhere to confidentiality requirements regardingall matters pertaining to students, parents, parent communications, and/orclassroom activities. (Note: Unless instructed otherwise by supervisingteacher, all parent communication is the responsibility of certified personnel)
Assist with activities of prescribed programs includingthose written by related service personnel such as PT, OT and SLP
Assist students in the development of independent skillsthrough self-care activities such as toileting, clothing routines and personalhygiene
Provides personal care assistance with health care tasks,personal hygiene services, feeding and other related support services essentialto the client’s health
May be asked to assist in behavior management techniques atthe direction of the teacher and/or other school professional (i.e. BCBA,Psychologist, etc.)
Assist teacher with clerical duties including makingstimuli, making copies, maintaining a clean and organized classroom, preparingmaterials, and assignment scoring
Current Certified Nursing Assistant may be required bystate/contract/ or client.
Complies with all relevant professional standards ofpractice
Participation and completion of Maxim’s Competency programwhen applicable
Current CPR if applicable
TB Questionnaire, PPD or chest x-ray if applicable
Current Health certificate (per contract or stateregulation)
Must meet all federal, state and local requirements
Successful completion of new hire training as applicable tojob site
Understand patient confidentiality and HIPAArequirements
Ability to effectively elicit/provide information to andfrom appropriate individuals (including, but not limited to, supervisors,co-workers, clients) via strong communication skills; proficiency in theEnglish language may be required
Computer proficiency required
Must be at least 18 years of age
At Maxim Healthcare Staffing, we firmly believe that our employees are the heartbeat of our organization and we are happy to offer the following benefits:
Competitive pay & weekly paychecks
Health, dental, vision, and life insurance
401(k) savings plan
Awards and recognition programs
*Benefit eligibility is dependent on employment status.
About Maxim Healthcare Staffing
Maxim Healthcare Staffing has been making a difference in the lives of our patients, caregivers, and employees for more than 30 years. Our nationwide suite of services includes home healthcare, companion and behavioral care, healthcare staffing, and workforce solutions. Maxim's commitment to customer service, compassionate patient care, and filling critical staffing needs makes us a trusted partner wherever healthcare is needed.
Maxim Healthcare Staffing is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.