DISTINGUISHING FEATURES OF THE CLASS:
The work involves responsibility for relieving school teachers of that part of their duties, which while related to the teaching process, can be performed by non-professional personnel. The duties and responsibilities may vary at different grade levels. The work is performed under the general supervision of the School Principal or a member of the teaching staff. Does related work as required.
TYPICAL WORK ACTIVITIES: (Illustrative Only)
Assists Teachers in the correction of test papers, recording of grades, maintaining files and preparing statistical reports;
Occasionally oversees class when Teacher is out of room;
Assists Teachers with study hall, corridor, lunchroom and other monitorial duties;
Assists students in operating computers and other electronic equipment;
Assists Teachers and students in the operation of mechanical and technical equipment;
Under supervision of a Teacher, assists disabled students to master basic skills and obtain knowledge in prescribed
Fills out, copies, types or dittos forms, reports and stencils from various rough drafts;
Assists in routine classroom housekeeping chores;
Organizes and participates in group games and related activities;
Assists Teachers and students in selecting supplementary materials from the library;
May be assigned to assists disabled students take notes, gather books, etc.;
May correct standardized and objective tests.
Performs other duties as assigned.
FULL PERFORMANCE KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND PERSONAL CHARACTERISTICS:
Ability to establish good relationships with students, teachers and co-workers;
Ability to communicate effectively;
Ability to establish and maintain discipline;
Good general intelligence;
Familiarity with classroom routine;
Physical condition commensurate with the demands of the position.
Graduation from high school or possession of a high school equivalency diploma.
Must complete Yates County Civil Service Application. Click on the link below to access the application.
PROOF OF EDUCATION REQUIRED
Effective 9/25/2017, Proof of Education is required at the time of application. Each Exam or Position lists the Minimum Requirements necessary for your application to be approved. If the Minimum Requirements include the following, you must include the proof listed.
If the Minimum Requirements for the Exam or Position require:
High School Education or GED – Please provide a Diploma, Transcript or Certificate at the time of application.
Associates, Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree or minimum Credit Hours – Please provide College Transcript at the time of application.
Provide this with each application. Our office will not copy pages of proof for you from prior applications or provide copies for you to attach to multiple applications; it is your responsibility to provide proof with each application. Your application will not be accepted for review without the included proof of education. Please keep Final Submission Dates in mind when applying, to give yourself time to accumulate necessary proof of education, so you don’t miss the final submission date.
Mail or drop off application to
Yates County Personnel
417 Liberty Street Suite 1007
Penn Yan, NY 14527