To assist the teacher in achieving teaching objectives by working with individual students or small groups to help them achieve the skill levels of the class as a whole.
Maintains a pattern of prompt and regular attendance.
Demonstrates appropriate communication skills as applicable for the job.
Acts in a professional manner and maintains a professional attitude towards the public and colleagues and exhibits the fundamentals of good public/customer service.
Complies with system cultural diversity guidelines in dealing with students, parents, coworkers and the public.
Complies with school, system, state and federal regulations and policies, including the PSC Code of Ethics, as related to job requirements.
Maintains a professional appearance as appropriate for job responsibilities.
Participates in appropriate training, workshops and staff development activities and applies what is learned to the job; accepts new challenges in a professional manner.
Shows initiative and assumes responsibility for all aspects o job responsibilities; performs routine duties and task with little or no direct supervision.
Exhibits time on task, a flexible, cooperative, progressive and hard working attitude and style. Limits personal business and phone calls during work hours.
Takes direction readily in a cooperative manner from the supervisor.
Provides adequate supervision of students at all times.
Disciplines students with fairness and equity.
Paraprofessional - Special Education
Assumes a leadership role in the absence of the regularly - assigned teacher.
Assists classroom teacher in planning and implementing class activities.
Assists in student assessment, grading work and tests and data collection.
Assists in routine record-keeping.
Prepares instructional materials according to supervising teachers lesson plans.
Locates, procures, operates and returns needed equipment.
Assists in routine classroom housekeeping responsibilities.
Assists in ordering/inventorying classroom equipment, materials and supplies.
Demonstrates loyalty to the school, school system and administrators.
enhances the climate of the building and the morale of colleagues.