Special Education



  • Sheridan School District is looking for Special Education (SpEd) instructional assistants to perform a variety of duties that will assist in the supervision of students and the implementation of both behavioral and instructional programs.
  • Under supervision, the SpEd Instructional Assistant performs a wide variety of instructional duties including assisting high needs students in groups, or in one-on-one settings, often without direct teacher supervision; detailed instructions are given at the beginning of an assignment and on subsequent new assignments. However, after the employee becomes familiar with particular procedures, the work can be completed more independently. The employee should have patience and a genuine appreciation of youth. The SpEd Instructional Assistant works under the direction of an administrator.

  • Assist high needs students in groups, or in one-on-one settings
  • Supervises students, as directed, following all safety rules and taking all reasonable precautions to provide a safe and secure environment
  • With training, may administer medication
  • May assist students with washing, toileting (may include lifting on and off toilet), diapering, dressing and undressing, grooming and other activities necessary for maintaining personal hygiene and neatness.
  • Helps maintain a positive school-wide learning environment
  • Complies with professional development activities and training as required by the district
  • The following is a list of areas that you could be directed to supervise a student including but not limited to: classrooms, playground, cafeteria, hallway, bus loading and unloading areas, office, health room, restrooms, gyms, emergency drills, assemblies, and other areas as needed
  • Supervises students during recess, lunch periods, before and after school by keeping a safe and disciplined atmosphere on the playground, play area, the cafeteria, library, hallways and bus lines
  • Assists with the preparation of instructional materials by using copy machine or AV equipment, computer, and resource materials
  • Assists students in their understanding of instructional concepts by reemphasizing the basic elements of teacher-directed activities with those students needing additional and repetitive assistance
  • Assists with the correction of student work
  • Keeps accurate records and charts of student progress and routine clerical work
  • Collects and accounts for monies received
  • Assists others in the matters of filing, sorting, data collecting and organizing materials.
  • Fulfills other related duties as assigned


Organization SHERIDAN SCH DIST 48J
Industry Education / Training Jobs
Occupational Category Special Education
Job Location Oregon,USA
Shift Type Morning
Job Type Full Time
Gender No Preference
Career Level Intermediate
Salary 277 - 35 | £  / Monthly
Experience 2 Years
Posted at 2022-11-25 11:28 am
Expires on 2023-01-09