Educational Paraprofessional Position - Area Cooperative Educational Services
Position: Educational Paraprofessional Position
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Educational Assistant
Job Location: Hamden
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Area Cooperative Educational Services
North Haven, CT 06473
Telephone: 203-498-6810
Job Description:
Are you committed to helping students achieve success? ACES is seeking Educational Assistants to work 35 hours per week in our partner district, Hamden Public Schools in Hamden, CT. The individual works in conjunction with the special and regular education teachers to support and assist students to achieve successful outcomes; academic, social and physical. Works with individual students or small groups of students. This position will include 5 annual sick days.
General duties:
Assists the teacher with instruction support, student monitoring and material organization.
Assists students during transitions and supervises during class assignments.
Assists with supervision of students during emergency drills, assemblies, play periods, field trips, and instructional activities.
Ensure the learning environment is clean and safe.
Reports observations to lead teacher
Qualifications and Experience
Some college preferred with a focus on education. High School Diploma/GED will be considered with experience.
Ability to follow behavior plans/procedures.
Ability to work well with students, staff and parents in a professional manner.
Experience working in all school settings.
Collaboration, organization and teamwork skills.
Working in a collaborative school environment
On-going support and instruction provided through ACES & Hamden Public Schools
Free healthcare provided by SmartCare - ACES' new Healthcare facility

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.