Instructional Assistant - Kansas State School for the Blind

POSITION TITLE:   Instructional Assistant        

SCHEDULE:            Mon-Thur. 7:00 am- 3:15pm;

                                    Fri 7:00 am – 2:00pm                                  

EMPLOYMENT DATE:  Open Until Filled

JOB DESCRIPTION: (Brief Synopsis-full description upon request) Work Schedule follows School Calendar Year.  This Position performs any combination of instructional and vocational tasks to work with students in small groups or (1 to 1)  to promote the acquisition of daily living, transition, and Expanded Core Curriculum skills established by the State of Kansas, the Kansas State School for the Blind, and directives of lead supervisor and/or manager. Perform other duties as assigned.


MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: High School Diploma or G.E.D and 48 credit hours at an institution of higher education OR Associate’s Degree OR (Bachelors Degree is preferred)  The ability to communicate effectively and work cooperatively in a school environment.  (Interveener Certification is Preferred)


SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:  Upon offer of employment background checks will be conducted via the KS Bureau of Investigation, KS Dept. of DCF/Children Family Services, Backgrounds Plus and the Dru Sjodin Sexual Offender National Registry .  Also a Tuberculosis test & Health Certificate must be passed upon offer of employment (cost borne by employee). 


CONTACT:  Tom Burdolski, Human Resources Office; Kansas State School for the Blind;

Phone: 913/305-3004 , E-mail:


Kansas State School for the Blind

State of Kansas offers Health, Dental and Vision Insurance, KPERS Retirement and many other benefits SALARY: Hourly rate: Starting at $11.63 per hour, depending on Qualifications, Certifications and Experience. Excellent Benefits.
Job Start Date: September-13-2019
Applications Due By: October-10-2019

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Employer Information

Kansas State School for the Blind

Employer Address: Irwin Administration Building Kansas City, Kansas

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