The Katherine Thomas School in Rockville, MD is seeking to hire a
teaching assistant to work on a one to one basis with a middle school
student for the 2020/2021 school year. The school serves students in
elementary and middle school with language and learning disabilities,
autism, intellectual disabilities, and/or other health impairments
that affect their learning. We address the individual needs of each
student to facilitate success at home, school, and in the community.
Work hours are 8:30 am to 4:15 pm M - F.
This 1:1 Teacher Assistant will be placed with a middle school
student with multiple disabilities. This position will provide
additional support by assisting the student with hygiene and bathroom
skills, self-advocacy and organization.
The job responsibilities would include:
- Implement and strictly follow student’s Behavior Plan
- Support student with academics, regulation and behavior during
breaks out of the classroom
- Document behaviors
- Implement instructional lessons or develop activities under the
guidance of and direction of a special education teacher
- Assist and monitor student under the Special Education teacher's
supervision and direction
- Organize the classroom