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Sedgwick County Area Educational Service (SCAESIC) Special Education Paraeducators/Instructional Support (IS) - Multiple Locations in Wichita, Kansas

This job was posted by https://www.kansasworks.com : For more information, please see: https://www.kansasworks.com/ada/r/jobs/11305635 PURPOSE OF POSITION: Directly assist special needs students (through the guidance and supervision of the assigned supervisor) in classroom, program and intervention supports to help carry out students' Individualized Education Plans. QUALIFICATIONS: Minimum of High School Diploma or equivalentMust meet Highly Qualified Requirements: 48 college hours or more OR a degree (associates or higher) OR have taken (or be willing to take asap) and passed a Highly Qualified Assessment such as the Master Teacher for Paraeducators or the ParaPro Assessment. DUTIES:Paraeducators may perform any combination of the duties shown below. Duties may vary from site to site. This position description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties and can include other duties to be assigned. *Provide student instruction as directed by teacher and other staff to individuals or small groups in a variety of areas including academics, gross and fine motor skills, speech and language, feeding skills, self-help skills and behavior supports in a variety of school settings*Provide accommodations and modifications for students as instructed in daily school routines and assessments*Monitor and manage student behavior in accordance with established guidelines as instructed by supervisor*Prepare instructional materials as directed by supervisor including coordinating supplies and materials*Assist with student schedules, data, attendance, classroom work and administrative records as required*Assist the supervisor in maintaining health and safety of special education students by being aware of the environment and the special needs of each student (this could also included diapering and toileting)*Assist regular classroom teachers where students attend*Supervise students inside and outside the classroom and in the community*Assist the supervisor with any errand, duty or project such as field trips and/or playground duty*Attend special training/staff development as assigned related to the instructional program and other needs - fulfill the number of required inservice hours as specified per the contract*Assist teacher in maintaining data related to student progress KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES: *Be familiar with and follow the Classified Employees Handbook*Learn procedures, functions and limitations of assigned duties*Understand and follow oral and written directions*Establish and maintain effective working relationships with others*Learn subjects taught in the district school*Carry out safe practices in classroom and playground activities*Proficient grammar, spelling, punctuation and vocabulary*Reading and writing communication skills*Exhibit interpersonal skills including tact, patience, courtesy, following directives*Attend regularly to meet student needs*Positions are available at multiple locations throughout Sedgwick County. Job descriptions may vary for different locations. For specific job descriptions at each individual location, please see the individual school listings at: https://www.applitrack.com/sedgwick/onlineapp/default.aspx?all=1.*Schools with open positions at the time of this posting include:(Cheney) Elementary School(Goddard) Explorer Elementary(Clearwater) HIgh School(Renwick) St Marks Elementary(Renwick) Andale Elementary(Maize) Vermillion Elementary(Maize) South Elementary(Burrton) Elementary School(Maize) Middle School(Goddard) Eisenhower High School(Burrton) High School(Cheney) High School(Cheney) Middle School(Goddard) Apollo Elementary(Goddard) Discovery Intermediate School(Goddard) Goddard High School(Goddard) PM Explorer Elementary(Maize) Central Elementary(Ma ize) Pray Woodman Elementary(Maize) South Middle School(Renwick) 20 hrs/wk-Andale Elementary(Maize) Vermillion Elementary(Goddard) Goddard Academy(Maize) Elementary School(Goddard) Goddard Middle School20/21 (Goddard) Eisenhower Middle School(Goddard) Oak Street Elementary(Maize) High School(Renwick) 17.5hrs/wk-GP Elementary(Renwick) Colwich Elementary(Renwick) Garden Plain Elementary(Valley Center) High School(Valley Center) Intermediate School