EDUCATIONAL ASSISTANT - Behavior Redirector Part Time .5

Albuquerque Public Schools Albuquerque, NM
EDUCATIONAL ASSISTANT - Behavior Redirector Part Time .5

JOB STATUS:OPEN

POSTING DATE:07/09/2018

POSTING NUMBER:00033738

LOCATION:333:PAJARITO ES

POSITION TITLE:EDUCATIONAL ASSISTANT - Behavior Redirector Part Time .5

JOB DESCRIPTION:

To provide a behavior redirection/intervention program at school site.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

Incumbent must achieve the following outcomes with or without reasonable accommodation:

* Provides behavior redirection strategies to reduce the use of punishment techniques and promote learning.

* Guides student's behavior from inappropriate to appropriate.

* Provides immediate and consistent interventions for students with inappropriate, disruptive behavior(s).

* Meets with students referred for inappropriate behavior(s) and intervenes early in the behavior cycle.

* Shortens the time a student is out of the classroom due to inappropriate behavior(s).

* Provides a structured format which helps students investigate their inappropriate behavior(s).

* Helps students focus on positive choices.

* Develops written plans with students, teachers and/or families to improve inappropriate behavior(s).

* Returns student to the classroom, as soon as possible, with a plan for positive choices that enable learning to occur.

* Keeps accurate records and utilizes district logs for all students served.

* Serves as a model in developing students' language and positive behavior.

* Provides observation and consultation, as needed, for teachers to reduce disruptive, inappropriate student behaviors in the classroom.

* Attends required trainings annually, as determined by the Counseling Department.

* All Behavioral Redirectors must attend Non-violent Crisis Intervention training

* New Behavior Redirectors must attend an orientation training.

PREFERRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND EXPERIENCE:

Preferences include:

* Education Assistant Experience

* Behavior Management Experience

* Effective communication skills, both verbal and written.

* Flexibility, organization, decision-making and problem solving skills.

* Interpersonal skills with diverse populations in-person and on the telephone.

* Ability to meet deadlines and work on multiple projects.

REQUIREMENTS:

* High School Diploma or GED.

* Licensure based on State Department of Education Regulation No. 90-5

* Must be at least 18 years old.

* Experience with educational equipment preferred.

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Contact: Debra Larribas at 5058779718 / larribas@aps.edu

APPLY TO:

apply online at www.aps.edu/jobs

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SALARY:Minimum hourly start $11.58

DAYS:183

START DATE:8/6/18