Behavioral Assistant, Special Education

Location
Ashburn, VA, Brambleton Middle School
Posted
Aug 19, 2020
Closes
Sep 18, 2020
Ref
IRC25056
Industry
Education
Hours
Full Time
This employee provides assistance to students with behavioral challenges on the autism spectrum, under the direction of a licensed teacher.

Responsibilities

An employee in this position is responsible for supporting the implementation of the behavioral plans for students. Behavioral assistants will participate in on-going training in highly specialized strategies and interventions for implementing individualized behavior plans under the direction of LCPS staff. Experienced workers in these positions will be expected to use training to take appropriate actions to deal with recurring behavioral situations with the supervision of the teacher. Performs related work as required.

Qualifications

Graduation from high school, supplemented by course work in child development or a related field.

* Experience working with students with behavioral challenges on the autism spectrum, or any equivalent combination of education and experience
* Demonstration of knowledge, abilities, and skills to effectively manage the behaviors of children with behavioral challenges and the ability to collect, record, and use behavioral data

Additional Details

Classified Salary Scale , Level 9

The Loudoun County School Boardseeks to cultivate a high performing team of professionals focused on itsmission and goals. The School Board values merit and excellence within itsworkforce and encourages the highest levels of professionalism for all itsemployees.

The School Board also recognizesand values the diversity of the students and broader community it serves andencourages diversity within its workforce.

The Loudoun County School Board isan Equal Opportunity Employer. The School Board does not discriminate againstqualified applicants or employees on the basis of actual or perceived race , national origin, ancestry , color, sex, sexualorientation, gender identity, pregnancy, childbirth or related medicalconditions, marital status, age, religion, disability, genetic information,veteran status or any basis protected by law.

The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:

Assistant Superintendent for Department of Human Resources and Talent Development
Loudoun County Public Schools
21000 Education Court
Ashburn, VA 20148

Tel: 571-252-1100

How To Apply

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• Three (3) current professional references (Name, phone number, email address). At least one reference should be a current supervisor or most recent supervisor.
• Resume

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