Position: Teacher Aide (One-on-One)
Job Type: School Year
Bargaining Unit: None
Location: Michigan School for the Deaf, Flint
Hourly Rate: $11.50-$13.50 Per Hour Worked
Effective Date: ASAP
Description: Acts as companion for student. Attend periodic meetings regarding student progress. Serves as role model for student. Provides support and encouragement to student. Accompanies student throughout the day. Advise, help and tutor student. Participates in all activities with student. Teach student to anticipate difficult situations and deal with them. Create opportunities to provide student with positive attention. Encourage classroom interaction. Work with teacher to assure success of student. Prepare and maintain written reports as required. Performs related work appropriate to classification assigned. Responsible for the safety and well-being of their student. Assure educational needs are on task, re-explaining the concept, working with student independently. Establish regular social norms such as greetings, turn taking appropriate social niceties and etiquette when eating and cleaning up after self. Maintaining student cleanliness and independence. At all times, be a language and role model to the student. This includes being focused on classroom tasks, interacting with students and being on a personal electronic device or to discuss personal issues not appropriate for school.