SPED EDUCATIONAL AIDE, NEW HORIZONS, GOLDTHWAITE, TX (#387)

Orenda Charter Schools

Orenda Education

Georgetown, Texas (map)

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3183658
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted: October 7, 2019
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Assessment testing for newly admitted students
• Support and encouragement to students in assisting them in learning and completing assignments
• Feedback on students in the daily milieu
• Documents students’ progress on a regular basis
• Other duties as assigned

VALUES AND COMMITMENT:

• Protects confidentiality of students and peers
• Participates in gathering assessment information for each student and, as a team member, plan for
student success
• Advocates for and responds to the needs of students
• Approaches responsibilities with enthusiasm, dedication, and energy
• Punctual so the team is in attendance at the start of school
• Performs duties efficiently and is self-motivated to problem solve

FULFILLS PROFESSIONAL CONDUCT:

• Interacts with students, families, visitors and co-workers with respect
• Approaches others with a positive attitude
• Refrains from gossip
• Offers problem-solving ideas
• Strives for professional excellence
• Follows dress code
• Adheres to policies and procedures

PERFORMANCE EXPECTATIONS:

• Monitors students for safety
• Assists teacher in assessing the academic abilities of students
• Assists teacher in performance improvement of student academic progress

  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Salary: $11.30 to $18.10 Per Hour
  • Job Category: Instructional Support > Individual Aide
  • Welcome to Orenda Charter Schools!

    Orenda Charter Schools Administration and two of its campuses, Gateway College Preparatory School and Gateway Tech High School are located in Georgetown, TX which is about 40 miles north of central Austin, TX. Orenda has 3 other campuses located in Goldthwaite, Belton, and Kingsland, TX. Learn more about us...


    Equal Opportunity Employer

    Orenda Education is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • Required:
    • Must have at least one of the following:
      - Associate's Degree or higher
      - Title I Aid Requirements
      - Completed two years of Study at an Institute of Higher Education (48 hours)
      - Passed a rigorous state or local assessment demonstrating knowledge of, and the ability to assist in; instructing reading, writing and math. (Paraprofessional Academy through Education Service Center)
    • Experience or training implementing behavior support with Special Education students.

      Provide inclusion support and services to meet IEP required minutes of Special Education students.

      220 Days



    • At least 1 year of relevant experience preferred
    • High School/Trade School degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

    Contact Information

    • Teresa Moreno, Director of Human Resources
    • 2951 Williams Drive
    • Georgetown, Texas 78628
    • Phone: 512-869-3020
    • Fax: 512-869-3030
    • Email: click here

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