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GENERAL DESCRIPTION OF CLASS
The TEACHING ASSISTANT aids instructors in State institutions by assisting with the provision of cognitive and/or self-help skills, monitoring student behavior, and providing clerical classroom support.
This is a single classification and not currently part of a series of classes.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Allocation of positions to this class will depend on the total work performed which may include one or a combination of the duties or tasks listed below.
RELATIONSHIPS WITH OTHERS
Employees in this class have daily contact with school age children and/or with institutionalized students having mental, social, emotional, or physical handicaps to aid them in learning and observe and monitor their behavior.
Employees in this class receive general supervision from an Institution teacher, teacher supervisor or principal who assigns work verbally and in writing and reviews work in progress for timely completion and adherence to agency policies and procedures. Employees in this class follow Federal and State laws pertaining to student rights, and agency manuals and directives relating to policies and procedures for dealing with students in an effective and correct manner.
Positions in this class are primarily found in educational facilities that include institutionalized persons having mental, social, emotional, or physical handicaps and they require the willingness to work in the environment associated with the position's location and purpose.
Equivalent to a high school diploma and six months of paid or unpaid experience working with or caring for children, preferably in groups; OR
Two years of college courses in Education.
Some positions in this class may require the possession of an Oregon Driver's License valid for the class of vehicles used by the employing agencies.