Kindergarten Assistant Job in Virginia Beach, VA at Virginia Beach City Public Schools – 4.1
Assist classroom teacher(s) in performing specific duties as assigned or undertaking specialized tasks.
Assist in providing individual and small-group instruction in order to adapt the curriculum to the needs of pupils’ intellectual abilities.
Assist in establishing and maintaining standards of student behavior.
Prepare instructional materials; reads to students.
Assist the classroom teacher in creating an environment that is conducive to learning and appropriate to the maturity and interests of the students.
Help plan daily and long-range lessons and classroom activities.
Conduct learning exercises with small groups of students.
Alert the teacher to special needs of individual students.
Provide escort and assistance to children as necessary.
Check students work for compliance with teacher’s instructions.
Help maintain individual records for each student.
Collect and display suitable material for educational displays; prepare displays; decorate classroom.
Take all necessary and reasonable precautions to protect students, equipment, materials, and facilities.
Assist in implementing all policies and rules governing student life and conduct.
Help maintain order in the classroom; monitors students to keep them on task.
Perform a variety of office assistance tasks such as photocopying, filing, answering the telephone, etc. as required.
Select and check out library materials for teacher’s use.
Perform related work as required.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
General knowledge of the practices, methods and techniques used in classroom teaching; ability to maintain confidential files and information and to compile reports; ability to deal effectively with students and teachers; skill in the use of classroom and instructional equipment; ability to operate standard office, word and data processing equipment; ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with teachers, parents, students and associates.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
High School Diploma or GED. Some experience in working with children. A comparable amount of training and experience may be substituted for the minimum qualifications.
HOW TO APPLY
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Salary Range: From/To
Unified Experience-Based Step Pay Scale:
High School Diploma: Grade 06
Paraprofessional: Grade 07
Associate Degree: Grade 08
Bachelor’s Degree: Grade 09
Salary will be based on creditable years of full-time, verified work experience. Entry Level salary will be awarded at the time of hire. Upon the return of the Employment Verification Forms from the candidate’s current and previous employers, the salary will be adjusted if creditable full-time experience is confirmed.
VBCPS offers a full range of benefits including health insurance, paid life insurance, paid sick/annual leave, tuition reimbursement, professional development and membership in the Virginia Retirement System.
Start Date 2022-2023 SY
Additional Job Information
A minimum of three references are required in the reference section of your application. One of the three must be a current or most recent former supervisor.
Virginia Beach City Public Schools does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation/gender identity, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition, disability, marital status, age, genetic information or veteran status in its programs and activities. (Reference: School Board Policies 2-33, 4-4, 4-6)
To seek resolution of grievances resulting from alleged discrimination or to report violations of these policies, please contact the Chief Human Resources Officer at (757) 263-1133, 2512 George Mason Drive, Municipal Center, Building 6, Virginia Beach, VA, 23456.
Alternative formats of this application which may include taped, Braille, or large print materials are available upon request for individuals with disabilities. Call or write the Department of Human Resources, Virginia Beach City Public Schools, 2512 George Mason Drive, P.O. Box 6038, Virginia Beach, VA 23456-0038. Telephone: (757) 263-1133 (voice); (757) 263-1240 (TDD) or email at: [email protected]
About the Company
Company: Virginia Beach City Public Schools – 4.1
Company Location: Virginia Beach, VA