Teacher Aide - Capstone Academy
Position: Teacher Aide
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Special Education Instructional Assistant
Job Location: Capstone Academy
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Capstone Academy
East Norriton, PA 19401
Telephone: 484-704-2470
Job Description:
Instructional Assistant job responsibilities include providing direct educational services and behavioral supports to students on the autism spectrum using behavior analytic principles and strategies. Instructional Assistants work collaboratively as part of a multidisciplinary team. The Instructional Assistant is responsible for data collection, educational material preparation of instructional programs as well as behavior reduction programs.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities
  • Implement educational and behavioral programming for students based on the principles of applied behavior analysis, as directed by behavior analysts and classroom teachers
  • Collect and graph daily educational and behavioral data for classroom students
  • Prepare necessary instructional materials for programming as directed by the classroom teacher
  • Participate and work collaboratively as part of a multidisciplinary team
  • Contribute to the IEP process
  • Attend and participate in weekly classroom meetings
  • Attend and participate in monthly staff meetings
  • Graph student performance data daily
  • Write quarterly progress reports
  • Participate in crisis management procedures, when necessary
  • Bachelor's degree in psychology, education, special education, or related field.
  • Minimum of one year experience working with students on the autism spectrum preferred
  • This job requires a high level of physical exertion and activity so candidates must be able to do stairs, participate in physical holds when necessary, and be standing for large portions of the day
Offers competitive benefits package
Offers BCBA supervision hours

Salary: starting at $30,000.00 /year

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