LOCATION: New Kensington, PA, United States15068
We are urgently seeking an Instructional Aide for a part-time (about 12 hours/week) position working one on one with a student in the New Kensington, PA area. All candidates must be comfortable working with children with disabilities.
- Must have a High School Diploma.
- Bachelor’s Degree preferred.
- Must have up-to-date clearances (from within one year) and valid CPR/First-Aid.
- Must have a genuine passion for working with students who have special needs.
- Must have reliable transportation.
- Must have exceptional communication skills.
- Consultation and collaboration.
- Evidence-based decision-making and accountability.
- Focus on functional mobility and safe, efficient access and participation in activities and routines in natural learning environments.
- Perform therapeutic interventions, including remediation and prevention strategies, and adaptations.
- Family-school collaboration services.
- Recognition and respect of diversity in development and learning.
- Research and program evaluations.
- Legal, ethical, and professional practices in compliance with federal and state mandates, as well as local policies concerning performance.