Job Information

Organization: CP Rochester

Posting Start: 05/24/2024

Location: Rochester, NY

Job Title: Teacher's Aide/Paraprofessional

Posting End: 07/31/2024


A Brief Job Description:

Job Title: Teacher's AIde / Paraprofessional I

Location:  CP Rochester's Winton Road Facility

Salary commensurate with experience:

  • FT & PT   $16.00 - $18.00
  • Subs         $15.75 - 17.75

Employment: Full-Time 6 hours per day Monday-Friday 9:15am - 3:45pm and Substitute hours. Our schedule follows a school calendar including a 6-week summer program.

Summary/Objective:  Act as an active team member in providing for the well-being, education and supervision of children in the classroom.

Requirements:  

  1. High School Diploma or its equivalent.
  2. Experience with young children preferred.
  3. Must be at least 18 years of age

Essential Funtions:

  1. Imparts agency philosophy of “Equal Opportunity, Independence and Realization of Individual Potential” to children, families, program staff and community resources.
  2. Maintains confidentiality of information relating to individuals and their families in accordance with agency policy.
  3. Performs both instructional and non-instructional duties under the supervision of the classroom teacher.
  4. Assists the classroom teacher in all children’s activities throughout the day.
  5. Supervises children at all times, including during busing and transitional activities.
  6. Assists in physical care tasks and health related activities as appropriate.
  7. Assists children with behavioral/management needs.
  8. Functions as a positive, contributing member of the classroom team.
  9. Attends appropriate meetings as determined by the classroom teacher and Program Director.
  10. Demonstrates consistent, nurturing manner toward all children.
  11. Maintains classroom cleanliness and the orderly appearance of classroom equipment, supplies and displays of children’s work.
  12. Assists in the preparation of children’s snacks.
  13. Shares all relevant information related to classroom children obtained from various sources with the classroom teacher.
  14. Performs classroom duties as assigned by the classroom teacher.
  15. Actively participates in bus arrival and dismissal.
  16. Adheres to Agency’s policies and procedures as well as department guidelines.
  17. Participates in conferences, workshops, and in-service training to enhance job skills and personal growth and development.
  18. Performs other duties at the discretion of the Program Director or his/her designee
  19. Directly responsible to the assigned Classroom Teacher.

Physical requirements may include: sitting, standing, walking, lifting up to 50 pounds, grasping, reaching, stooping and crouching, ability to speak clearly, and good listening ability.

Mental requirements may include: general intelligence, motor coordination skills, coordination of eyes, hands, and feet, verbal intelligence.

Comprehensive benefit plan including but not limited to:

  1. Affordable Medical / Dental / Vision Insurance
  2. 5 Days Paid Time Off (PTO)
  3. 8 Paid Holidays
  4. Matching 403B Retirement Plan
  5. Additional Insurance Offerings - Specified Disease Insurance w/ Cancer Rider, Accident Insurance, Identity Theft Protection
  6. Employer Paid Health Reimbursement Arrangement (HRA)
  7. Employer paid Life Insurance, Short-term and Long-term Disability Insurance
  8. Tuition Reimbursement plus a 25% Tuition Discount for benefit-eligible Employees and Family Members at Roberts Wesleyan College

The agencies are equal opportunity employers. We do not discriminate against employees or applicants in the hiring, promotion, compensation, placement, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence or any other term or condition of employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty or status as a covered veteran, domestic violence victim status, prior arrest and conviction records or any other protected category in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

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Contact Information:

Apply: To be considered for employment, interested candidates are invited to submit an on-line application on our agency career site via the following link: 

https://recruiting.myapps.paychex.com/appone/MainInfoReq.asp?R_ID=5048087