Job Description (attached)
Salary Schedule 1A Grade 3 (attached)
Working Calendar – 187 days/7.25 hours
SCOPE OF RESPONSITILITIES:
While performing in the lunchroom, the duties are to supervise and help make the lunch time for children a relaxing and nutritional time of the school day. The encouragement of sampling and eating those foods that children are not used to are encouraged along with good table manners. Performs clerical and/or other duties as assigned. Under the direction of the supervising teacher or Principal, the instructional assistant participates as an integral member of the instructional program including tutoring students, assisting in documentation of pupil progress, preparation, and organization of materials and equipment.
- High School Diploma or G.E.D.
- Knowledge of general rules of health and safety
- Possesses the ability to follow directions
- Relates well with children, with past experiences in groups, (scouts, etc.)
- Works cooperatively with others
- Word Processing skills
- Effective communication skills
- Passing Score on the Kentucky Para-educator Assessment or 48 college hours
- Demonstrated competent language skills
- Successful experience working with children, individually or in groups, including ability to read and understand meanings of words and ideas associated with them and to use them effectively
If your highest education is High School or GED you must take and pass the Kentucky Paraeducational Assessment Exam. The exam is free and you have three chances to obtain a passing score. For assistance with studying for this assessment, click KPA Study Guide. To schedule to take the KPA test with our Adult Ed department click https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSd0Bh_qS85AHf6KXFQtNNahoGWAQ7yo3NCsMedzhMW8QvcCXQ/viewform?usp=sf_link. Upon completion of scheduling, you will receive a confirmation email from Adult Ed with additional instructions about the location, address and parking.Need help passing the KPA? We can help. Check out the attached KPA Prep Course Information Flyer!
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