Field/Industry Education & Tutoring

Business Name Anderson Union High School District

Contact Name Brooke Wagner

Address 2098 North St, Anderson, California 96007

Phone Number 530-378-0568 x10001

Email Address bwagner@auhsd.net

Website www.Edjoin.org/AndersonUHSD

Job Position/Title Instruction Paraprofessional

Rate of Pay $14.42 - $15.61/hour

Days / Hours 6.75 hours/day, Monday-Friday

Link to job application www.Edjoin.org/AndersonUHSD

Job Description

Definition:

Paraprofessionals perform various tasks in assisting with the educational needs of the students. Paraprofessionals may be asked to work in regular or resource classrooms with individual students and may be asked to temporarily provide coverage in other instructional or office settings.

Essential Job Duties:

The following tasks are essential for this position. Incumbents in this classification may not perform all of these tasks, or may perform similar related tasks not listed here.

  • Provides basic instructional assistance to the student in the classroom or on field trips
  • Works with the students individually or in small groups, tutoring, and reinforcing lesson plans
  • Assists the teacher in maintaining an attractive and stimulating classroom and in responding to the personal needs of the children
  • Provides general clerical assistance and runs errands
  • Corrects and assesses student work
  • Makes up remedial/reviews activities for students that are having trouble with a subject
  • Assists teachers with duties related to special education, including calling parents regarding meetings, obtaining information from the students’ confidential files, making copies of transcripts, making copies of schedules and finding out about their attendance
  • Establishes and keeps files on students
  • Operates a variety of modern office equipment including personal computers and related software
  • Nurtures, counsels and disciplines students
  • Instills personal hygiene, good grooming and manners
  • Uses computer to set up and maintain records of grades
  • Performs other related duties, as required

Requirements

Knowledge, Skill & Ability to:

  • Knowledge of the special education program
  • Ability to operate modern office equipment, personal computers and related software
  • Knowledge of library procedures and Internet
  • Ability to work effectively with students
  • Ability to work cooperatively with teachers
  • Ability to perform simple clerical work
  • Understand and follow oral and written instructions

Personal Characteristics:

  • Neat personal appearance
  • Ability to work effectively with the public, students, teachers, administrators (both site and district) and other school personnel

Training & Experience:

  • A minimum of 48 units toward an AA degree, currently possess an AA degree, or pass the Paraprofessional test administered by Shasta County Office of Education.

Physical Requirements & Working Conditions:

  • Requires vision (which may be corrected) to read small print
  • Requires the mobility to stand, stoop, reach, and bend
  • Requires mobility of arms to reach and dexterity of hands to grasp and manipulate small objects
  • Requires the ability to stand for long periods
  • Requires the ability to walk long distances
  • Performs lifting, pushing, and/or pulling which does not exceed 50 pounds
  • Is subject to inside and outside environmental conditions
  • Attends to all of student’s personal needs

Apply By

  • In Person
  • Online Application
  • Include Cover Letter

Additional Information

Application Procedure

  • Current AUHSD Employees may submit a letter of interest. All other interested applicants may apply on-line at www.Edjoin.org/AndersonUHSD OR obtain an application from the AUHSD District Office.
  • Please direct application materials to Paula Foster, Executive Assistant to the Superintendent. Questions regarding the application process may be directed to Brooke Wagner, 530-378-0568 x10001.