ELL Instructional Assistant

Christel House DORS – Ivy Tech

Description

English Instructional Assistant

Indianapolis, IN

Description

Christel House Schools is now accepting applications for an English Instructional Assistant. Christel House DORS is an adult high school for students 18+ who are seeking an Indiana Core 40 high school diploma.

FULL TIME; NON-EXEMPT

REPORTS TO: Principal

JOB SUMMARY:
This position provides support to students needing additional assistance in meeting academic standards, through small group, individual and co-instructional methods.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • In collaboration with teaching faculty, identifies students who are below standards in specific skills and knowledge.
  • Assist students with assignments that reinforce learning concepts.
  • Monitor individual and/or groups of students for the purpose of providing a safe and positive learning environment.
  • Maintain record of interventions and progress monitoring.
  • Provide ‘re-teaching’ and tutoring sessions around core instruction that was delivered by the classroom teacher.
  • Implement, under the supervision of the teacher, instructional programs and lesson plans for the purpose of presenting and/or reinforcing learning concepts.

OTHER FUNCTIONS:

  • Demonstrate preparation and skill in working with students from diverse cultural, economic and ability backgrounds.
  • Attend meetings and in-service presentations for the purpose of acquiring and/or conveying information relative to job functions.
  • Other duties assigned.

Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Associate’s degree with some training/exposure to education and teaching
  • Ability and willingness to work collaboratively; maintaining cooperative and effective working relationships.
  • Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing.
  • Competency in using technology
  • Ability to report to work on a regular and punctual basis.
  • An agreement with the mission statement and goals of Christel House Schools.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Ability to stand for long periods of time.
  • Ability to reach with hands and arms.
  • Must occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds.

A complete application will include the following:

  • Letter of interest stating why the candidate feels his/her qualifications are a good match to those sought by CHS
  • Current resume (please include email address)
  • Transcripts
  • At least three (3) professional references (References should include candidates supervisor in his/her current position and most recent prior position, or student teaching supervisors)

Applicants should disclose any criminal arrests or convictions in the application process. A successful applicant will be required to submit to a national background check.

Christel House Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Apply
Job Type
Full-Time
Grade Level
Adult Education
Grade Categories
English Language Learning, Instructional Support, Support Staff
Job Subjects
English Language Learning, Intervention