Denver Public Schools 47924 PARAPROFESSIONAL, SPECIAL NEEDS BUS ASSISTANT - POOLED in Denver, Colorado
Please Apply Here:https://ltmwebprod01.dpsk12.org/ltmprod/xmlhttp/shorturl.do?key=7Z2SPECIAL NEEDS BUS ASSISTANTLocation: Transportation Department, Northeast & Hilltop TerminalsWork Year: Hourly, benefits eligible with minimum hoursSchedule: Flexible hours - morning & afternoon, or work both shiftsFTE: 0.688Salary Range: $15.26 per hour. DPS minimum wage will be increasing to$15.87 effective 8/1/2021.Essential Functions and Objectives:The Special Needs Bus Assistant Paraprofessional assists with the safetransportation (e.g., to educational and special events) of specialneeds students for assigned bus routes in accordance with training,policies, procedures, safety rules and regulations. Supervises andmonitors students and reinforces positive student behaviors and relatedadministration policies and rules.Knowledge, Experience & Other Qualifications:- Must be at least 18 years of age.- Ability to mulit-task and complete work with frequent interruptions.- Ability to effectively work as a a team member.- Ability to communicate clearly in English, in both written and oral formats.Physical & Environmental Conditions:https://financialservices.dpsk12.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/232FBus\_Paraprofessional.pdfEducation Requirements:- High school diploma or equivalent.About Denver Public Schools:Thank you for your interest in the DPS Transportation Services Department. Weare looking for individuals that demonstrate and share our DPS Core Values ofIntegrity, Equity, Accountability, Collaboration, Fun, and puttingStudents First. Come join the DPS team and make an impact at a greatorganization! DPS has become the fastest-growing large school district inColorado and is widely recognized today as one of the best urban schoolsystems in the country. We believe that innovative transportation services,and caring drivers and paraprofessionals, are an extension of the school dayand support learning outside of the classroom. We are passionate aboutproviding safe school bus transportation to our student riders. A safepleasant ride helps students start and end the school day on a positive note.This can have an enormous impact on a student's attitude toward school. Weall have a definite role in the safe operation of our school transportationsystem and we would love for you to be a part of the team!Denver Public Schools is committed to meeting the educational needs of everystudent with great schools in every neighborhood. Our goal is to provide everychild in Denver with rigorous, enriching educational opportunities frompreschool through high school graduation. DPS is comprised of nearly 200schools including traditional, magnet, charter and alternative pathwaysschools, with an enrollment of more than 90,000 students.DPS has become the fastest-growing school district in the country in terms ofenrollment and the fastest-growing large school district in the state in termsof student academic growth. Learn more at dpsk12.org.Denver Public Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does notdiscriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin,sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, or any other statusprotected by law or regulation. It is our intention that all qualifiedapplicants be given equal opportunity and that selection decisions be based onjob-related factors.