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Educational Assistant (Autism/Frost Oakmont Primary Program)

 

19888

Frost School Oakmont Primary Program 1:1

Full Time

Day Shift

mon-fri, 8-4

40

The Oakmont Primary Program, part of The Frost School, is a year round program that serves students age five-15 with autism spectrum disorder and other related disorders. Students are taught in highly structured, self-contained classrooms utilizing a variety of strategies including: discrete trial, direct instruction, play based instruction, motor skill development, sensory integration strategies, natural aided language stimulation, community based instruction, and positive behavioral support.


As an Educational Assistant you will:

  • Provide overall assistance in the classroom to support the teacher and/or work with an assigned student in a one-to-one relationship.
  • Provide additional structure, supervision, and instruction to assist the teacher in achieving the goals and objectives of the student's Individual Education Program (IEP).
  • Provide educational support and behavior management; document student progress; and serve as an escort to students during school or program activities.
  • Bachelor's prepared Educational Assistants may be responsible for leading classroom activities in the absence of the supervising teacher.

Requires:

  • High school diploma; bachelor's degree preferred.
  • Physical preparedness to effectively manage and physically restrain aggressive students. Work requires potential exposure to risk of physical injury from combative and assaultive students.
  • Experience working with individuals with autism who are low functioning/non-verbal and have severe behavioral and academic issues preferred.

To learn more about this opportunity, please text 443-377-8235.

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