Education Assistant

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General summary

This is a vocational teaching position accountable for aiding instructors in state facilities, assisting with the provision of cognitive and/or self-help skills, monitoring client behavior, and providing clerical classroom support. Employees at this level follow set lesson plans to provide classroom instruction, administer examinations, grade papers, provide one-on-one client support (e.g. tutoring), and prepare reports based on client attendance, performance, progress, and skills assimilation.

Knowledge, skills & abilities

Knowledge of the needs and requirements of working with students of varying levels, including those with disabilities. Ability to work in a state correctional, youth, and/or mental health facility.   

Typical qualifications

Certification and/or 1 year of relevant experience. (Substitutions may be allowed.) 

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