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New Frontiers Public Schools, Inc. Job posting 52919
4018 South Presa, SAN ANTONIO, Texas, 78223 Job posted as of Aug 13, 2018 until Until Filled
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Mission:  New Frontiers Charter School is dedicated to educating and growing our students and their character.  By compassionately reaching out to people in our own community, we give students a sense of pride and purpose, inspiring them to become tomorrow's leaders.


Vision:  To be the school of choice in the minds of the people in our community and those that extend beyond it.  To be recognized by the city at large as the institution that cares just as much about enriching the community as providing educational excellence to our students.

Job Title
HS - Instructional Assistant
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District Name
New Frontiers Public Schools, Inc.
Posted on
Aug 13, 2018
Expiry Date
Until Filled
Job Description

Primary Role and Purpose:

Assist the assigned Teacher with class, assist in the academic lab, and assist the school nurse by managing routine record keeping activities, handling minor first aid care, and running health screenings at the charter. Other duties and responsibilities may be required as delegated by the School Principal.

 

Qualifications/ Education:

·        High School Diploma

·        Associates Degree – Preferred

·        Paraprofessional Certification Required

 

     Skills: 

·        Ability to render basic first aid and cardio pulmonary resuscitation (CPR)

·        Exceptional organizational, communication and interpersonal skills

·        Skilled at keyboarding and filing maintenance

·        Capable of using personal computer and software to develop databases and do word processing

 

     Experience:

·        Minimum of 2 years – preferred

             

Responsibilities and Duties:

·        Assist in the area assigned with instructional and learning strategies, activities, and materials to the student needs

·        Lunch duty

·        Morning and afternoon school duty which consist of monitoring the students as they are dropped off and picked up from the front and side of the school

                 


Health Services

·        Engage in minor and emergency care for ill and injured students as directed by school nurse

·        Administer medication to students according to charter policy and procedures; ensure precise log of medication that is dispensed

·        Help administer screening to include measuring height and weight, testing vision and hearing, and examining spinal cord and scalp

·        Escort students in and out of health room and provide necessary assistance to students with disabilities

·        Use Universal Precautions Procedures when cleaning all body spills and tending to open wounds

·        Ensure sanitation and cleanliness of nurse’s office

 

Compliance

·        Abide by policies established by federal and state laws that apply to charter schools, Texas Department of Health rules that apply to charter schools, Commissioner’s Rules that apply to charter schools and charter policy in health services area

·        Abide by all charter routines and regulations

·        Ensure confidentiality

 

Communication

·        Establish communication rapport with parents, students, principals and teachers through conferences

·        Create and maintain a professional relationship with colleagues, students, parents and community members

·        Present information accurately through clear communication skills

 

Professional

·        Enrich job skills through professional development activities

 

Other

·        Keep up-to-date on and abide by state and charter regulations

·        Gather, manage and file all reports, records and other documents required

·        Be active in faculty meeting and assist in staff committees as necessary

 

Supervisory Responsibilities:

            None

 

Additional Job Related Duties:

·        Maintain control in stressful situations

·        Extended hours may be required

·        Some lifting may be required

Attend Parent and Teacher Organization (PTO) and Board meetings as a grade level represented – as directed 
Additional Information
Hourly Rate : Starting at $13.00 
Part-Time : 16-24 hours a week
 
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