Special Education Assistant (San Antonio, TX)

Educational Resource Center, Inc. - San Antonio, TX (30+ days ago)

BRAINATION, Inc. in partnership with San Antonio ISD operates a transformational alternative school on the West side of San Antonio. This school serves middle and high school special education students with severe emotional and behavioral disorders. Students will receive individualized therapeutic educational services.

Our mission is to increase the capacity for human greatness.Our three imperatives: Belong, Be Great, and Find Joy.Special Education Assistants give consistent, calm and caring support to our students. Maintains safe, orderly, and therapeutic physical environment for student including crisis intervention. This position will assist the instructional team with day-to-day activities. Additionally, will support students with their personalized learning plans.

This position is expected to identify behavior that requires intervention and respond accordingly. Other duties include maintaining records, entering data and keeping students safe. Ideal candidates will have the understanding and skills to communicate effectively with our student population. Ability to calmly handle a crisis situation and react appropriately.

Ability to be assertive and consistent in dealings with students.