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Instructional Assistant (Title I) - Teach Indy

Instructional Assistant (Title I)

Irvington Preparatory Academy
Purpose of Position/Summary:

Irvington Community Schools Title I Instructional Assistants work with students in small groups in or out of the classroom to support reading instruction.  Instructional assistants collaborate with teachers to determine most significant needs of students and plan for targeting individual student needs.  Instructional Assistants work with the Title I team to administer and analyze assessments for instruction.

This position will require the candidate to receive training in the Orton-Gillingham method of reading remediation, which will be provided by the school and utilized to support students who are reading below grade-level.

Job Requirements:
  • Candidate will work in a high school setting working with students in grades 9-12 supporting reading instruction in both pull-out and push-in settings, as well has e-learning as required.

Job Qualifications:
  1. Candidate must possess 60 college credit hours, OR have an Associate Degree, OR pass the Praxis Paraprofessional Exam

  2. Experience working with at-risk student populations preferred

  3. Must be flexible and hardworking, dedicated to the success of students in an urban school setting

Job Type
Grade Level
High School (9-12)
Grade Categories
Instructional Support