NOTICE OF OPEN POSITION
TITLE: Instructor Assistant
LOCATION: Fairfax School
4999 Kingsley Drive
Cincinnati, OH 45227
QUALIFICATIONS: High School diploma or GED required. Eligibility for an educational aide permit through the Ohio Department of Education. Previous experience in working with children with developmental disabilities, or equivalent preferred.
DUTIES: (Not intended to describe all the duties required.)
Assists the Instructor in supervision of children in all areas of classroom activities including instruction, behavior management, physical development, social interaction, and personal hygiene.
Attends to the physical and personal care of children (e.g., assists with feeding, toileting, changing soiled clothing, mobility, illness, etc.); lifts, positions and moves children in a safe manner using proper lifting techniques.
Positions children using adaptive equipment or by using proper techniques under the supervision of the Instructor/ancillary staff.
Supervise children during breaks, lunch period and vehicle loading and unloading; assists with feeding of children during lunch period.
Intervenes in crisis situations that may require physical interactions.
Works cooperatively with other staff, parents, caseworkers, medical personnel, specialists, etc. to achieve individual’s goals and programming as identified by IEP; facilitates communication with individuals through use of sign language, picture communication, etc.
Assists in or documents records for IEP, attendance, etc.
Assists in maintaining the appearance and safety of the classroom environment and of the instructional equipment and materials.
Maintains required certification, permits, and registration.
Pay Range starts at: $21,687.75 (based on 35 hours/week – 9 month)
Generous Health and Dental Insurance Plans
Ohio Public Employee’s Retirement System
Please apply online at:
o Our website www.hamiltondds.org (Careers) or
o Hamilton County website www.hamilton-co.org (Employment, Job Announcements)
All applications must be submitted by October 26, 2021 at 9:00am.
WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER/DRUG FREE WORKPLACE
To apply for this job please visit www.hamilton-co.org.