Parents As Teachers Assistant

  • USD 405-Lyons is accepting applications for a Parents as Teachers assistant for the 2019-2020 program year. This position is full time and training is provided. Ability to speak Spanish is required. Applications can be picked up at the district office at 800 S Workman- Lyons- KS.

 

Job Description:

Parents as Teachers (PAT) Assistant

 

Purpose:

The PAT assistant will help plan for and keep specific- objective and concise records of all personal home visits

with families enrolled in PAT. The assistant will work as part of a team and participate in playgroups-

activity groups- group meetings and recruitment activities as scheduled.

 

Responsible to:

Program Supervisor

 

Supervises:

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Qualifications:

 

  • Good employment rating.
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  • Additional qualifications as the Board of Education determines appropriate.

 

  • Spanish speaking requiredRequirements:
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  • Successfully complete the Parents as Teachers Foundation and Model Implementation training.
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  • Maintain curriculum certification with professional development assigned by program coordinator

 

  • Commit to one year of employment after PAT training is completedEssential Functions:
  • Provide assistance with parent education through regular personal visits implementing the Parents as Teachers curriculum.
  • Assess family needs and provide developmentally appropriate information- guidance- and support to parents.
  • Support and enhance the work of the existing Parents as Teachers program.
  • Coordinate services with other community programs offering services to parents and their young children.
  • Ensure all activities conform to Federal- State and District guidelines.
    • Work to implement the vision and mission of the District.Physical Requirements/Environmental Conditions: 
  • Have the ability to travel in personal or school district vehicle.

 

 

Be flexible regarding scheduling- working conditions- and locations.

 

 

 

  • Understand that some physical exertion may be required.General Responsibilities:

 

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  • Assist in serving families including successful completion of face-to-face visits and group meetings.
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  • Complete all required paperwork in a timely manner.

 

  • Become qualified to administer developmental screenings; ASQ3- ASQ-SE- OAE hearing screen.

 

  • Actively recruit families to participate in the program.

 

  • Promote optimal parent-child interaction and infant- toddler- and child development.

 

  • Observe and follow all school district policies at all times.

 

    • Perform additional tasks and responsibilities as directed by the Program Supervisor.Personal Characteristics
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  • Possess effective communication skills and be comfortable relating to strangers.

 

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  • Develop trusting relationships with parents as a model for parent-child relationships.

 

 

  • Use appropriate work-related behavior- dress- and attitude toward fellow professionals.

 

 

  • Establish and maintain appropriate professional relationship with families.

 

 

  • Adhere to required confidentiality practices.

 

 

  • Monitor and manage a healthy balance between personal and professional responsibilities.

 

 

  • Use time and resources effectively to manage personal stress and meet job requirements.Term of Employment:  As determined by administrator.        Board of Education Approval:       

 

 

  • Payment Rate:
  • Program Year July1-June30

 


https://lyons405.tedk12.com/hire/ViewJob.aspx?JobID=131
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Job Start Date: NA
Applications Due By: 07/01/2019

Job Contact Information

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Employer Information

Lyons USD 405 www.usd405.com

Unified School District #405 is located in Lyons, the county seat of Rice County.  The district is comprised of four attendance centers with a total student enrollment of approximately 800 students.  The district employs 107 certified staff and approximately 158 classified staff. 

Why work for USD 405 - Lyons?


Employer Address: 800 S. Workman Lyons, Kansas


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