Job Description

Openings as of 9/20/2019
School Support Staff

  • Ex Ed Teacher Assistant (2019-2020 SCHOOL YEAR) JobID: 14747
  • Position Type:
    School Support Staff/Ex Ed Teacher Assistant

  • Date Posted:

  • Location:
    Hughes ES

  • Closing Date:
    Open Until Filled

  • Hours Per Day:
    Certification Status:

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

    High School Diploma or G.E.D.
    Completion of an AZ Dept. of Education-approved Academic Assessment Test
    Associate’s (or higher) degree, or two-years (60 Semester-Hour credits) of study at an institute of higher learning
    Copy of diploma, transcripts or test results must be submitted at time of application
    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

    Special Education experience
    Experience working with children with disabilities
    Experience working with children or adults in a vocational setting

    FBI fingerprint background check (at employee’s expense).
    Proof of immunity to rubeola (measles) and rubella (German measles), or proof of MMR immunization
    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)
    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

    LOCATION - Hughes Elementary School - Speedway & Tucson Blvd Area
    $11.41 per hour
    .75 FTE - 6 hours per day
    9 month position

    One-on-one aide for student with autism.

    Positions less than 30 hours do not qualify 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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