Personal Care Assistant - Therapeutic Emotional Support (Elementary)

Location
New Oxford, PA, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Sep 15, 2018
Ref
1764
Grade Level
Elementary School
Position Type:
Support Staff/Personal Care Assistant

Date Posted:
9/14/2018

Location:
West Manheim Elementary School

Date Available:
Immediate opening


Program

Therapeutic Emotional Support

Description

Assist a student in self-sufficiency, communication, interpersonal, social, academic and mobility skills. Assist student with balance, following directions, fine and/or gross motor activities, assist student on/off the van, prompts to stay focused, complex support needs, etc.

Qualifications
  • HS diploma/GED, requiredWillingness to obtain required additional trainingMust obtain "qualified" status within one (1) year from date of hire. "Qualified" means having an associate's degree or higher; or having completed 2 years of post secondary study; or meeting a rigorous standard of quality as demonstrated through a state or local assessment (CAPE test or Certificate of Competency). All paraprofessionals must also complete twenty (20) hours of professional development related to their assignment each school year in order to continue employment. All Personal Care Assistants must hold or obtain First Aid/CPR certification and keep same current.

Terms of Employment

Full-time, 188 days

Salary

ESPA pay scale, minimum $13.01/hour

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