Noon Assistant - Woodland

Reynolds School District #7 Fairview, OR
This is a 2.5 hours per day position

For 2018-2019 school year, start date September 4, 2018

Job Summary

The job of "Noon Assistant" is done for the purpose/s of providing for the safety and welfare of students during non-classroom activities; communicating observations and incidents that may impact a student's development or general well being to other school personnel; and providing appropriate emergency care as may be necessary.

Essential Job Functions

* Administers first aid for the purpose of providing emergency care.

* Monitors students and maintains order during lunch periods and recesses within a variety of school environments (e.g. rest rooms, playgrounds, hallways, classrooms, library, bus stops, cafeteria, etc.) for the purpose of providing for the safety and welfare of students.

* Minimizes commons or hall traffic and identify loiterers and trespassers for the purpose of providing for the safety and welfare of students.

* Reports observations and incidents relating to specific students (i.e. discipline, accidents, etc.) for the purpose of communicating information to teachers and administration.

* Administers playground equipment for the purpose of providing equipment necessary for activities.

* Attends authorized training sessions for the purpose of developing skills or knowledge related to the job assignment.

* Facilitates games among students for the purpose of providing age appropriate activities.

Other Job Functions

* Assists other personnel as may be required for the purpose of supporting them in the completion of their work activities (e.g. classroom teachers, office staff).

Qualifications

* Experience Required: Job related experience, paid or volunteer, with school age children.

* Skills. Knowledge and/or Abilities required:

* Skills to use English in both written and verbal form, make common sense decisions, administer first aid.

* Knowledge of playground safety and basic first aid.

* Abilities to stand and walk for prolonged periods, understand oral and written instructions. Significant physical abilities include stooping, talking/hearing, far visual acuity/depth perception/accommodation.

Education Required

High school diploma or equivalent education.

Licenses Certification, Bonding and/or Testing Required

Red Cross First Aid Card (or equivalent), Oregon Criminal Background and Fingerprint clearance.