To assist, support and work closely with teachers, administrators, and other team members in providing a quality instructional program to continuously improve student achievement.
QUALIFICATIONS: Required: Two years of college credit hours Demonstrated ability to relate and motivate all students with respect to learning styles to make learning meaningful, effective, contextual and involving positive interactions for the ongoing intellectual development of young minds Ability to successfully integrate technology into the classroom while engaging students Experience in working with sensitive information regarding students; able to perform duties maintaining confidentiality along with professional demeanor when interacting with students Such alternatives to the above qualifications as the Board may find appropriate
The classroom paraprofessional assists the teacher in the following areas: Preparing adequate lesson plans Providing a developmentally appropriate environment Providing for individual differences Implementing positive guidance techniques Encouraging child participation Taking proper care of school property Conducting learning activities with the children Preparing materials for instruction Maintaining neatness in the classroom Participating in daily routines such as lunch and bus supervision Participating in In-Service training Perform other tasks assigned by the Supervisor
REPORTS TO: Principal
SALARY RANGE: Ten months. Salary in accordance with the DCCS Compensation Guide APPLICATION DEADLINE: This position will remain open to gather a pool of qualified applicants.
INTERESTED APPLICANTS SHOULD APPLY ONLINE. THE DOUGHERTY COUNTY SCHOOL SYSTEM DOES NOT DISCRIMINATE ON THE BASIS OF RACE, COLOR, RELIGION, AGE, SEX, NATIONAL ORIGIN OR DISABILITY
The System reserves the right to waive any qualifications or other provisions of this advertisement by statute or regulations. Dougherty County School System uses the ApplicantTracking system from Aspex Solutions to manage employment applications online.
The Dougherty County School System is a leading catalyst and advocate for public education in Southwest Georgia. It's the largest school system in the second congressional district. The school district has 21 schools (14 elementary, 4 middle and 3 high schools), five learning centers and the Commodore Conyers College & Career Academy. All schools are accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) and the Georgia Accrediting Commission (GAC). The DCSS offers a competitive salary and benefits package.
Dougherty County is recognized for its quail and duck hunting, fishing, the Flint River and many cypress swamps. The County has a population of approximately 90,000. Our County has two institutions of higher education, Albany State University and Albany Technical College. Notable points of interests include the Albany Museum of Art, the Flint RiverQuarium, the Albany Civil Rights Institute, the Parks at Chehaw, Radium Springs Gardens, and Thronateeska Heritage Center, which includes the Museum of History, Wetherbee Planetarium, and the Science Discovery Center. Dougherty County is a short drive to Atlanta, the Georgia coast, as well as the Florida Gulf Coast beaches.
Important Note This document provides descriptive information about the above The Dougherty County School System position. Work actually performed by incumbents in this position may vary. Although this document may be used for recruiting, staffing, or career planning, the information contained herein should only be used as a guideline or recommendation for the content of and qualifications for this position. The Dougherty County School System reserves the right to make changes to this document as deemed necessary without providing advance written notice.
Oct 01, 2020.
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