Job Description

Openings as of 11/20/2018
School Support Staff

  • Early Childhood Ex Ed Teacher Assistant (2018-2019 SCHOOL YEAR) JobID: 11549
  • Position Type:
    School Support Staff/Ex Ed Teacher Assistant

  • Date Posted:

  • Location:
    Johnson Primary ES

  • Closing Date:
    Open Until Filled

  • Hours Per Day:
    Certification Status:

    The Early Childhood Exceptional Education Teacher Assistant assists the Early Childhood Exceptional Education and General Early Childhood Education Teacher with instruction and medically relevant support for students with disabilities. This position assists with academic and functional curriculum. The Early Childhood Exceptional Education Teacher Assistant may provide adult support with daily living skills and enhancement of present levels of performance, behavioral support, and reinforcement of therapy goals.

    High School Diploma or G.E.D.
    Two years of experience working with youth or children
    Computer skills, to include the ability to use email
    Verbal & written communication skills in English and a demonstrated ability to read and comprehend written/graphic and oral instructions
    Any equivalent combination of experience, training, or education
    Copy of diploma, transcripts or test results must be submitted at time of application
    Level One IVP AZ Fingerprint Card
    CPR and First Aid Certification - Certification must be maintained current during course of employment
    Physical Examination with Lift Test to be done by one of the clinics with which the District contracts (Category B) and sign a Medical History form (at employee’s expense)
    Proof of immunity to rubeola (measles) and rubella (German measles), or proof of MMR immunization
    Documentation of a negative tuberculosis screening test, administered within 12 months before the start date; or if a candidate has had a positive test, a written statement signed and dated by a health care provider within six months before the start date stating candidate is free from infectious active tuberculosis. A negative tuberculosis screening test required is every 12 months of employment.

    Special Education experience
    Experience working with children with disabilities
    Experience working with children or adults in a vocational setting
    Completion of an AZ Dept. of Education-approved Academic Assessment Test
    Associate’s (or higher) degree
    Two-years (60 Semester-Hour credits) of study at an institute of higher learning

    Must complete Student Intervention Techniques (SIT) training within 6 months of hire
    Must release Social Security Number to be eligible for AHCCCS-Provider ID Number
    A minimum of six units of formal Early Childhood training classes required OR must be willing to enroll in courses

    2018-2019 SCHOOL YEAR
    LOCATION - Johnson Primary School - Valencia & Mark Rd Area
    WCL - Grade 5
    $11.41 per hour
    .75 FTE - 6 hours per day
    9 month position

    Positions less than 30 hours per week are not eligible for district benefits.

    Tucson Unified School District is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination based on disability, race, color, religion/religious beliefs, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, or national origin.

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