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Erie 2-Chautauqua-Cattaraugus BOCES Teacher Aide - 30 hours - Forest Elementary in East Amherst, New York

Teacher Aide - 30 hours - Forest Elementary

Williamsville Central School

105 Casey Rd.

East Amherst , NY 14051-5000

Classified - Position - Teacher Aide - non-competitive

Job Number 3300047280

Start Date

Open Date 05/15/2024

Closing Date 05/28/2024

30 hours per week

Initial hours of assignment: TBD (Inclusive of half hour unpaid lunch)

10 months per school year

Duties:

Work collaboratively with the classroom teacher and special education teachers

Work independently when teacher is busy teaching

Other school related duties as assigned.

Requirements:

Must be willing to work with children with special needs

Must be willing to work collaboratively with the classroom teacher and special education teachers

Must be able to easily follow directions and work independently when teacher is busy teaching

Must be willing to work with small groups

Must display a warm, caring attitude and approach

Must have an understanding of the special needs of students

Must have strong communication skills

Must have ability to maintain confidentiality on student related issues.

Must have at least one year experience working with school aged children.

Non-competetive Civil Service job description:

Distinguishing Features of the Class: The work involves relieving school teaches in a large suburban school district of that part of their duties which, while related to the teaching process, can be performed by noncertified personnel. The work requires the incumbent to have some knowledge of the specific area of instruction performed by the teacher, to which the teacher aide is assigned. The incumbent is expected to exercise good judgment and to have considerable ability in getting along with children. Does related work as required.

Qualifications:

  • Graduation from high school or possession of a high school equivalency diploma; OR

  • Four (4) years of experience and knowledge in a particular field where specialized duties are involved; OR

  • An equivalent combination of training and experience as defined by the limits of (A) and (B).

NOTE: This position is not designed to replace clerical positions such as Typist, Stenographer or Clerk. Also, it is not designed to assist a Teacher in the teaching process; this is reserved for Teaching Assistants. See Section 80.33 Rules of the Board of Regents and Regulations of the Commissioner of Education.

NOTE: Verifiable part-time and/or volunteer experience will be pro-rated toward meeting full-time experience requirements.

Special Requirements: Ability to establish good relationships with students, teachers and others; ability to gain and hold the confidence of and to maintain a patient and understanding attitude towards school children; ability to maintain order in classrooms and to enforce school regulations with firmness; familiarity with classroom routine; good background or knowledge in specific field where specialized duties are involved; resourcefulness in conducting activities indirectly related to teaching process; ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions; dependability; neat personal appearance; tact; courtesy; good judgment; physical condition commensurate with the demands of the position.

Reports to: All work is performed under the direct supervision of the teacher or school principal.

Typical Work Activities:

  • Is familiar with and contributes to the successful implementation of the District's Mission and Belief statements;

  • Oversees students in completing assigned projects;

  • Assists the teacher in recording grades and marks;

  • Proctors and otherwise helps to conduct examinations;

  • Assists the teacher in correcting test papers, themes and essays;

  • Manages records, materials and equipment;

  • Supervises students doing remedial work directed by teacher;

  • Assists in preparing bulletin boards, teacher aids and organization of necessary materials;

  • Assists teachers in the supervision of students and performs other support services which are determined and supervised by teachers.

  • Perform such other tasks and assume such other responsibilities as directed by the Superintendent of Schools or his/her designee.

Please make sure to complete an application at http://www.wnyric.org/application for this job posting.

(Although you are strongly encouraged to complete an online application when applying to a job posting, paper applications are available for certain non-instructional applicants who do not have access to a computer. A paper application can be downloaded from the www.williamsvillek12.org website or picked up at the reception desk in the District Office.)

For additional Teacher Aide postings, please go to: https://www.williamsvillek12.org/departments/human_resources/career_opportunities.php

Please note that you need to apply to each posting for which you would like to be considered.

The Williamsville Central School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any person on the basis of age, race, color, creed, national origin, marital status, religion, gender, sexual orientation, military/veteran status, or disability. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply.

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Itinerant Location Forest Elementary

Salary: From 18.00

Appointment Status Part Time

Position Status Part time

Start Date ASAP

Specialized Training Working With Children

Additional Job Information

Starting pay rate for Aides: $18.00/hour

Hourly stipends apply as follows:

-Split aide (assigned to both general education & PPS aide duties);

UPK aide; Literacy aide; Primary Project aide; Health aide; Attendance aide -$0.50/hour

-PPS aide; job coach aide - $1.50/hour

Job Posting Link www.williamsvillek12.org

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