Educational Paraprofessional Position - Kansas City International Academy
Position: Educational Paraprofessional Position
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Paraprofessional
Job Location: KC International Academy
Deadline: Dec 31, 2019**
District: Kansas City International Academy
Kansas City, MO 64125
Telephone: 816-242-4206
Job Description:
Position Title:        Teacher Assistant

  1. A minimum of 60 college hours.
  2. Should maintain a current substitute or Teaching certificate through the Missouri Department of Elementary and secondary Education.
  3. Bachelor’s degree with Missouri teacher certification preferred.
  4. Positive interpersonal skills.
  5. Effective communication skills.
Reports To:             Classroom Teacher and Administrator
Performance Responsibilities:
Teacher assistants serve to enhance the instructional program available in the schools.  They are employed to provide better learning opportunities for students in situations where a large class size or a special need exist.  The assistant aids the teacher in providing instruction, and also performs duties which free the teacher to work with those students needing more help.  Many of the duties performed by the assistant are similar to those performed by the teacher.  However, the assistant works under the direction of the teacher, and only the teacher may diagnose and prescribe for the learning needs of the students.  All plans for a lesson originate though the classroom teacher.
Essential Job Functions:
  1. Tutor individuals or small groups.
  2. Escort class to other instructional areas.
  3. Operate instructional equipment for the classroom.
  4. Gather and produce instructional material for use in the classroom.
  5. Aid in administering of tests relating to curriculum.

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