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Instructional Assistant

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Motsenbocker - Parker, CO


American Academy (AA) has openings for part-time Instructional Assistants (IA) for the 2022-23 academic year. The Instructional Assistant reports to the Office Manager and is responsible for assisting teachers with administrative tasks as well as assisting with carpool and/or lunch and recess.



Adhere to the mission and philosophy of American Academy with enthusiasm, commitment, and integrity

Uphold and model American Academys Character & Manners program

Classroom Teacher Support (40%): Complete daily tasks assigned by the teachers; Assist teachers with special projects; Substitute or oversee class when needed

Lunchroom and/or Carpool Duties (50%): Ensure all students are safe during morning and afternoon carpool; Monitor lunchroom behavior and serve as main contact for students in the lunchroom; Oversee that all students are safe and respectful on the playground

Positive Contribution to the School Environment (10%): Provide timely and clear communication; Respond to staff and parent emails within 48 hours; Demonstrate initiative in personal achievements and team support; Maintain integrity with respect to hierarchy in the organization; Demonstrate professionalism; Demonstrate positive relationships with colleagues



High School graduate or equivalent; Associates and/or Bachelors Degree preferred

CPR/First-Aid Certification preferred

Minimum job-related experience; Experience in an educational environment preferred

Office and Computer skills: copier use and troubleshooting; word processing/spreadsheets (Microsoft Office), email (Outlook)

Salary Range: $14.00 - $16.00 per hour