Job Summary:  

 

The Program Aide works as a part of a team to assist with activities in the classroom and food distribution.  Works with typically developing children and/or children with special needs/disabilities.  The position may be reassigned to various classrooms/centers as deemed necessary for program operations.  The program aide is responsible to assist in the day to day operations in one or more classrooms/centers.

 

 

Essential Functions:

 

 

Physical Demands

 

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

The employee is frequently required to walk; reach with hands and arms and talk or hear. The employee may be required to stand for long periods, and to climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

 

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work:

 

This is a part-time, 185-day calendar position. Days and hours of work are Monday through Friday. Hours of work are from 10:45 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.  Hours are dependent on the needs of the districts.  Occasional evening and/or weekend work may be required as job duties demand.

 

Travel: 

 

Travel or transport may be expected for this position.

 

 

Education & Experience: 

 

 

The minimum requirement is a high school diploma or G.E.D. 

 

 

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

 

To be hired for this position you will need the required PA clearances to be dated no more than one year prior to your employment start date.  Click here to learn more about the required clearances.