Jun 06, 2019
We are a private academy seeking paraprofessionals to assist our teachers and develop the next generation through specialized curriculums. You will work closely with the teacher in your assigned classroom and support them in their duties. Flexibility is key for this role, as your tasks may change from day to day. Typical activities include creating presentations, printing off homework sheets, working with students in groups and individually during lessons and creating progress notes and reports. The ideal candidate is caring, compassionate and dedicated to the students’ success. They have a versatile skill set and a willingness to proactively look for ways to support the teacher. Assume responsibility for continued professional growth to fully support educational programming. Assume appropriate roles as adult model and educator. Demonstrate knowledge of students’ needs, including but not limited to: educational, medical, physical, sensory, speech/language, social/emotional, recreational, vocational, etc., as established by a multidisciplinary team and implement as needed. Maintain strict confidentiality regarding all matters pertaining to students and personnel. Demonstrate effective organizational skills, time management, and flexibility in order to meet staff and students’ needs. Function as program or classroom instructional assistant but may be assigned as a one- one one (1:1) instructional assistant. Attends work on a regular basis, arrives to school on time; prepared to assist in the classroom. Assume other duties and responsibilities as assigned by the program coordinator, and/or classroom teacher.
Timbuktu Academy Timbuktu Academy of Science and Technology, East Canfield Street, Detroit, MI, USA