Goverment Jobs
Published
January 14, 2020
Location
Richmond, Virginia

Description

General Description

YEAR ROUND SCHOOL
MUST MEET TITLE I REQUIREMENTS
LATERAL TRANSFERS ARE NOT ACCEPTED

Responsible for assisting the Title I Pre-kindergarten teacher in implementing the instructional and socialization programs. Tasks performed are specific and recurring; procedures are outlined in detail. Employee has some control over own work, but ultimate responsibility lies with assigned teacher.

Essential Job Functions

  • Assists teacher in supervising children during center instruction.

  • Assists in preparing instructional materials.

  • Carries out program activities with small groups of children, including "plan, do, review", gross motor skills, play activities, teaching personal hygiene, and social skills.

  • Assists in supervising children during meals.

  • Monitors behavior; enforces disciplinary rules; helps students with personal care and hygiene.

  • Assists with parent workshops and activities.

  • Provides clerical assistance ? including typing, filing, maintaining records, attendance, ordering supplies and materials.

  • Consistently demonstrates a positive and professional attitude, a willing spirit, as well as a sense of team commitment and a pleasant demeanor.

  • Attends training for Pre-kindergarten Program.

  • Performs other duties as assigned related to the Title I Pre-Kindergarten program.

Qualifications

Some knowledge of childhood growth and development, behavior management techniques and clerical procedures. Some knowledge of general academic subjects sufficient to teach others. Demonstrated ability to supervise children in the absence of a supervisor. Demonstrated ability to perform basic clerical tasks, communicate effectively orally and in writing, and ability to follow oral and written instructions. Demonstrated ability to work well with students, staff, and parents in a professional manner.

Requirements
Must meet the qualifications of "highly qualified" under the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001. These qualifications are:
  • possession of passing score of 455 on theParaprofessional Assessment (CCPS does not administer this test), or
  • possession of aminimum of 48 college credits (listed as semester hours) or
  • possession of anAssociate's Degree or higher.
College transcripts orparapro scores must be submitted to be considered for this position.

Supporting documents (resumes, reference letters, transcripts, etc.) may be uploaded to the application or mailed/hand delivered to the School Board Administration Office, located at 9900 Krause Road, Chesterfield, VA 23832. Supporting documentation must be received prior to the position closing date.

Applicants considered for employment must successfully complete the following background investigations/tests:

  • Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Criminal History Investigation
  • State Police Criminal History Investigation
  • Child Protective Services (CPS) Investigation
  • Tuberculosis Screening/Test
LATERAL TRANSFERS ARE NOT ACCEPTED

MUST MEET TITLE I REQUIREMENTS
YEAR ROUND SCHOOL

Chesterfield County Public Schools offers a wide variety of benefits to employees. Benefit offerings may differ based upon full-time and part-time employee status.

To learn more details, visit ourbenefits page

01
Have you ever been convicted of a felony?

  • Yes
  • No
02
Have you ever been convicted of an offense involving the sexual molestation, physical or sexual abuse or rape of anyone?

  • Yes
  • No
03
Have you ever been the subject of a founded case of child abuse and/or neglect?

  • Yes
  • No
04
Please select the option that best describes your Highly Qualified status. Select only one option.

  • I have passed the Paraprofessional Assessment with a minimum score of 455.
  • I possess a minimum of 48 semester hours in college credits.
  • I possess an Associate's Degree.
  • I possess a Bachelor's Degree.
  • I possess a Master's Degree.
  • I do not possess any of the above.
05
What clerical duties have you performed? (Hold the CTRL key to select multiple items)

  • Filing
  • Typing
  • Telephone
  • Record Keeping
  • Not Applicable
06
What experience do you have providing instruction to students? (Hold the CTRL key to select multiple items)

  • Educational
  • Recreational
  • I do not have experience providing instruction to students.
07
What level of knowledge do you possess of general academic subjects?

  • Extensive Knowledge
  • Somewhat Knowledgeable
  • I do not possess knowledge of general academic subjects.
08
What experience do you have working with children? (Hold the CTRL key to select multiple items)

  • Elementary School Setting
  • Daycare Setting
  • Other Setting
  • Not Applicable
09
What experience do you have working in a school setting? (Hold the CTRL key to select multiple items)

  • Elementary School
  • Preschool
  • Secondary School
  • Not Applicable
10
I understand and agree to, depending on the needs of Chesterfield County Public Schools, I may be reassigned to another location within the division.

  • Yes
  • No
11
Did you upload a copy of your transcript or Parapro score?

  • Yes
  • No
12
Are you currently working for Chesterfield County Public Schools as an Instructional Assistant-General Education?

  • I am currently a Full Time Instructional Assistant-General Education
  • I am currently working as a Substitute Instructional Assistant-General Education
  • I am currently working as a Non-Contractual Instructional Assistant-General Education
  • I am not currently working as an Instructional Assistant-General Education

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