All Other Positions - Affton School District
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Job Title: Instructional Staff Assistants (K-5)
Job Location: Affton School District
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Affton School District
St. Louis, MO 63123
Telephone: 314-633-5907
Job Description:
ANTICIPATED START DATE: As soon as possible
LOCATION: Mesnier Primary School or
Gotsch Intermediate School
DETAILS: 9.5-month support staff positions for the 2022-23, with district-recognized holidays and paid sick and personal leave. These are full-time, 37.5 hours per week positions, with district provided benefits packages that include employee health, dental, life and vision insurance.
COMPENSATION: According to the Support Staff Pay Schedule within the Staff Assistant range. The pay range for this position begins at $12.67 hourly. Those with Teaching Certification will begin on C step 3 starting at $13.48 hourly.  Placement within the Staff Assistant range is determined by like experience.  Pursuant to board policy, for initial placement a maximum of 5 years of experience may be applied to the Support Staff Pay Schedule.
JOB SUMMARY: To assist the administration by providing support to school educational programs through providing appropriate classroom supports, activities and learning environment in order that students may learn effectively and experience a smoothly functioning program.
  • A high school diploma or equivalent is required
  • A minimum of 60 college credit hours and a Missouri Substitute Teacher Certificate are required
  • Missouri Teacher Certification is preferred
  • Prior experience in a school setting is preferred
  • Prior experience working with children is preferred
  • Prior experience with Microsoft Office Suite, Google Docs, email, etc. is preferred
  • Prior experience with office equipment (copying machine and scanner) is preferred
  • The ability to listen well and respond to questions from students in a professional manner is required
  • The ability to redirect and interact positively with students is required
  • The ability to work independently, use good judgment, think quickly, and respond to situations in a calm, caring manner is required
  • The ability to remain flexible & positive with the demands of the job without losing sight of the mission, task or assignment is required
  • The ability to work as a team player, communicate and collaborate with staff is required
  • The ability to develop effective working relationships with students and the school community is required
  • The ability to work with a multi-ethnic, multicultural student population is required
  • The willingness to learn new material and, as needed, attend professional development is required
  • Completed current Hepatitis A vaccination series or willingness to complete is required
For more information regarding Instructional Staff Assistant duties and responsibilities, please view the Instructional Staff Assistant Job Description.
External candidates must have a resume entered into Unified Talent Applicant Tracking, prior to the closing date, in order to be considered for a position.  Cover letters and copies of transcripts are optional. Verification of certification and transcripts will be requested upon hire.
Current employees must complete an abbreviated Unified Talent Applicant Tracking application, by clicking on the Internal link at the top right side of the Job Listings page.
All candidates are required to complete the digital interview portion of the application through Interview Stream's RIVS platform.  You will receive a separate email invitation to complete this next step.
All applicants must apply through Affton's TalentEd Hire website at:

Primary Location: To Be Determined
Salary Range: $12.67 - If MO teacher certified, salary is Step 3~$13.48 / Per Hour
Shift Type: Full-Time

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