Instructional / Intervention Aide (2021-22 School Year)
Company: Panama-Buena Vista Union School District
Posted on: June 8, 2021
Assists one or more teachers with one-on-one or small group
tutoring and/or in the direct care, supervision, and support of the
children in a classroom setting. Assists in maintaining and
preparing classroom materials, attendance records, health forms,
and student files. Provides instructional assistance that
reinforces learning to individuals or small groups of students.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
Incumbents in this position are qualified to perform all of the
essential duties and responsibilities, however, may concentrate on
a few depending on the needs of the teacher and school site
- Assists an instructor to implement lesson plans by providing
positive learning experiences for children.
- Provides subject matter tutoring in areas such as but not
limited to Limited English Proficiency, Basic Skills, and classroom
- Assists the instructor in maintaining classroom discipline by
observing the activities of the children and maintaining order in
or out of the classroom setting.
- Monitors classroom activities when a teacher is absent from the
classroom for a limited time. Accompanies students going from one
location to another. Observes, monitors, and controls behavior of
students within approved procedures.
- Gives children individual and special attention each day.
Responds to each child's particular needs and characteristics.
- Assists a teacher with attendance recording.
- Reports to the instructor any signs of illness or distress
observed in the children. Aids in dealing with the situation, as
- Sets up and arranges supplies and equipment in the classroom as
- Performs clerical duties such as, but not limited to,
preparation of correspondence, teaching aids, labels, charts,
bulletin boards, and displays.
- Assists a teacher with grading and recording assignments.
- May attend conferences and/or Individualized Educational Plan
(IEP) meetings as necessary.
- Attends meetings and trainings required by the district.
- Performs other duties as assigned that support the overall
objective of the position.
- Knowledge and Skills:
The position requires basic knowledge of the principles and
practices of age appropriate child development and guidance
applicable for an educational setting. Requires working knowledge
of the basic subjects taught in the District schools, including
arithmetic, grammar, spelling, language and reading, with
sufficient competency to assist students with individual or group
studies. Requires a basic knowledge of teaching and instruction
methods. Requires knowledge of basic clerical and record keeping
processes. Requires knowledge of and skill at using personal
computers, audiovisual, and other equipment to support learning,
record information, and send communications. Requires sufficient
human relation skills to work productively and cooperatively with
teachers, students, and parents in formal and informal settings, to
exercise patience when conveying information, and demonstrate
sensitivity to the needs of students. May require knowledge of and
competency in a second language.
- Requires the ability to assist teaching staff with
implementation of instructional goals and activities. Requires the
ability to assess the needs of individual students and develop
programs to meet those needs. Requires the ability to interact with
teachers, parents, and specialists in order to carry out assigned
duties. Requires the ability to oversee students, administer
assignments and tests, and perform general clerical tasks. Requires
the ability to make informal presentations to individual and small
groups of students and assist with demonstrations of assigned
subject matter to classroom sized groups. Requires the ability to
maintain confidentiality and impartiality when dealing with private
and sensitive information. Requires the ability to relate
positively to students in a teaching/learning environment in a way
that builds confidence and recognizes socioeconomic and cultural
differences among children. Requires the ability to balance
emotional support and discipline and deal with common behavior
Education and Experience:
- High School diploma or GED.
- Experience working with students in a classroom or equivalent
environment and successful completion of the CODESP exam, AA degree
- Incumbents assigned to pre-school environments will be required
to have 6 credit hours of early childhood education
Licenses and Certificates:
- May require a valid driver's license.
- Approved competency examination.
- May require a valid First Aid/CPR card.
Application Document Requirements:
- High School diploma or GED.
- AA/AS degree, or 48+ semester college units, or
The district offers the Paraprofessional test. Please visit the
Human Resources Testing Page to review testing information and to
register for testing if you need to meet this requirement
Salary and Terms of Service:
Salary range (10) $14.00 - $16.46 per hour, eight (8) steps,
three (3) hours per day and five (5) days per week (M-F). Holidays,
sick leave and vacation benefits.
Required Application Procedure:
Apply Online. An online application and all documents supporting
the application requirements noted above must accompany your
application by the closing date in order to receive consideration
for this position. It shall be the applicant's responsibility to
supply copies of all documentation, letters of recommendation etc.
or other related materials.
A screening committee will evaluate each application, personal
resume, and other letters of reference. Interviews will be
scheduled for qualified applicants. If after interviews suitable
applicants are not found, the search will continue. As required by
California State Law, should you be employed by the District, your
fingerprints will be taken and submitted to the Justice Department
and the FBI for a background check. Processing fee will be at
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