PER SESSION VACANCY NOTICE # 2: Paraprofessional (to Support the After-school Reading Club: ARC) - DECE

  • Posted Date: Sep 5, 2018 Deadline: May 31, 2019
  • Citywide, United States
    Citywide

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(CONTINGENT UPON FUNDING)

 

POSITION:                

NYSED licensed and/or NYCDOE certified paraprofessional (multiple positions) to support the Afterschool Reading Club (ARC) at school-based locations.

LOCATION:              

Various locations Citywide (Brooklyn, Bronx, Manhattan, Queens, and Staten Island)

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:

New York City Department of Education appointed and New York State Certified Teaching Assistant (Paraprofessional)

SELECTION CRITERIA:

Preference will be given to applicants with the following:

  • Appointed paraprofessional with minimum of three (3) years of satisfactory experience
  • Experience working with students in shelter
  • Experience creating an environment where students’ learning needs and social-emotional needs are met
  • Familiarity with best practices in literacy and differentiated instruction
  • Demonstrated experience working with various ability levels
  • Demonstrated strong interpersonal skills
  • Strong student management and conflict resolution skills
  • Willingness and availability to attend training meetings after school
  • Demonstrated ability to work well with students and families in an after school setting
  • Good written communication, organizational, and computer literacy skills
  • Satisfactory record of attendance and punctuality

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Per Session personnel will perform one or more of the following tasks:

  • Support students in the classroom during the Afterschool Reading Club
  • Assist teachers in implementing reading and writing strategies, literacy-based activities, and homework help
  • Collaborate with teachers to provide small group and one-on-one instructional support to students
  • Work with teachers to develop a safe and inclusive learning environment

WORK SCHEDULE:

  • October 10, 2018 through June 2019
  • Schedule based on program needs (usually, Wed. – Fri., 2:30p.m. – 5:30p.m.)

SALARY:

As per Collective Bargaining agreement (per session)

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS:

Submit letter of application, résumé, and a copy of your Department of Education License and OP‐175 form (available in schools and on DHR Website), by May 31, 2019 via email to: ARC@schools.nyc.gov.  Please put “ARC Paraprofessional” in the subject line.

PLEASE INCLUDE THE ABOVE CIRCULAR NUMBER ON YOUR RESUME AND APPLICATION

If you have any questions about this activity, please e-mail ARC@schools.nyc.gov

Signature for Peter Ianniello

NOTE: Service exceeding the number of hours specified in Chancellor’s Regulation C-175 governing per session activities requires prior approval.  The appropriate Per Session Supervisor must make the request via the Per Session Service System and receive approval before the person can begin working in the activity. Failure to obtain a valid waiver may result in the withholding of payment for hours worked beyond the maximum.

AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER M/F/D

It is the policy of the Department of Education of the City of New York to provide equal employment opportunities without regard to actual or perceived race, color, religion, creed, ethnicity, national origin, alienage, citizenship status, age, marital status, partnership status, disability, sexual orientation, gender (sex), military status, unemployment status, caregiver status, consumer credit history, prior record of arrest or conviction (except as permitted by law), predisposing genetic characteristics, or status as a victim of domestic violence, sexual offenses and stalking, and to maintain an environment free of harassment on any of the above-noted grounds, including sexual harassment or retaliation.  For more information, please refer to the DOE Non-Discrimination Policy.

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