Classroom Aide / Direct Support Professional in Amherst, NY
Autism Services, Inc. Posted: 2022-09-14
Amherst, NY 14221
At Autism Services, Inc. our unique philosophy and dedicated staff empower autistic people to be themselves at home and in the community.
Competitive pay rates, excellent benefits, PTO, flexible hiring, 403b employer match and a creative work environment.
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Actively supports the Teacher and students in the classroom, and community, by progressing Individual Education Plan (IEP) goals.
- Supports student learning. The Direct Support Professional / Classroom Aide assists the teacher with reinforcing academic goals.
- Understanding Instructional Goals and other plans specific to a student. The Direct Support Professional / Classroom Aide will have an understanding and knowledge of students’ instructional goals and assist with monitoring student progress as outlined by the classroom teacher.
- Develops a positive relationship with students. The Direct Support Professional / Classroom Aide will consistently utilize proactive strategies when interacting with students.
Location 1: Amherst, NY
Schedule: Monday - Friday 8:15 AM - 2:45 PM
Location 2: Buffalo, NY
Schedule: Monday - Friday 8:45 AM - 3:15 PM
High School Diploma, GED or willingness to enroll in a high school equivalency program and obtain a high school equivalent diploma within 6 months of employment.
Valid New York State Driver’s License.
Ability to meet physical requirements of the position when performing the following: standing, walking, sitting, grasping, bending, stooping, squatting, kneeling and climbing.
Ability to move, reposition, lift and transfer individuals as required by prescribed program/plan.
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*Phone interviews and online training available.
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