Early Intervention Assistant Job at Richmond City Public Schools, Richmond, VA

  • Richmond City Public Schools
  • Richmond, VA

Job Description


JOB DESCRIPTION: Early Intervention Assistants will be trained to assist in the Richmond Public Schools early intervention eligibility screening process in grades K-2. Early Intervention Assistants will receive required professional development and training prior to conducting academic interventions and screening using research based methodology in reading and/or

math in grades K-2.

QUALIFICATIONS: Associate's degree or completion of 60 hours of college credit from an accredited college or university recognized by the Virginia Department of Education or demonstrated knowledge of and the ability to assist in reading, writing, and mathematics instruction by achieving a passing score on the ParaPro Assessment. A minimum of one year working experience as an instructional assistant preferred. Excellent communication, organizational, time management, and public relations skills are required. Must have the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with others. Must have good skills in operating personal computers and related software. Must be adaptable to changing priorities, have the ability to work independently and/or with minimum supervision, and the ability to effectively handle multiple assignments simultaneously. Must have good knowledge of and understanding of child growth and development and paraprofessional instructional procedures and practices. Must have some knowledge of the instructional goals and the policies of public schools. Considerable patience and the ability to work effectively with children and faculty members are essential. Must be able to follow written and oral instructions and to perform all required tasks.


Early Intervention Assistants will be trained to conduct the Richmond Public Schools early intervention eligibility screening process in grade K-2. Early Intervention Assistants will receive required professional development and training prior to conducting academic interventions using research based methodology in reading and/or math in grades K-2.
  • Provides small group instruction.
  • Communicates with school personnel and parents of children regarding reading and/or math level and rate of progress.
  • Differentiates instruction based on assessment data.
  • Upon request and availability; participates in team reviews concerning academic progress for students receiving services.
  • Shares student data with applicable teachers and administration.
  • Provides pre and post-assessment data to teachers and administrators.
  • Communicates and interacts with students, parents, staff and community.
  • Maintains accurate records and documentation.
  • Follows required procedures and practices outlined in training.
  • Attends all required training.
  • Monitors appropriate use and care of equipment, materials and facilities.
  • Administers informal and formal assessments outlined in program.
  • Evaluates and assesses student progress against instructional program objectives.
  • Manages classroom organization.
GENERAL DEFINITION AND CONDITIONS OF WORK: Duties performed typically in a school setting. Performs professional work providing teaching and/or training services to students. Work requires frequent standing, sitting, light lifting up to 10 pounds, walking, vocal communication for expressing or exchanging ideas, hearing to perceive information at a normal spoken word level and visual acuity for preparing and analyzing written or computer data.

REPORTS TO: Office of Student Supports and Interventions/Site Administrators

HOW TO APPLY: All applicants (including RPS employees) must submit an on-line application. Please access website at:

Please upload the following information with your application: a current resume, transcript and license if applicable.

Three reference names and contact information will be required if you progress to the interview step of the selection process. Richmond Public Schools will conduct a background investigation, fingerprinting and tuberculosis screening as a condition of employment. EOE.

PAY SCALE: Pay Grade 108.2

LENGTH OF CONTRACT: 191 Days (9.5 months) - 7 hour work day

FLSA: Non-Exempt

Job Tags

Contract work, Work experience placement,

Similar Jobs

Closet Factory of St. Louis

Cabinet Finisher Job at Closet Factory of St. Louis

We are looking to grow our finishing department and take it to the next level. We need a key player to help achieve our goals. This position is responsible for finishing wood materials and helping others in our manufacturing shop. You must have at least 1 year of experience... 

Jobs Ups

Warehouse Worker - Package Handler Job at Jobs Ups

 ...employee and the availability of a product or service is subject to change. UPS reserves the right to alter or delete the information provided as required by UPS business needs. Shift: Night (10:00 PM - 3:00 AM) **UPS Quick Apply** Applying for this role online is... 

Wind Crest by Erickson Senior Living

Security & Emergency Officer I - Part Time Days Job at Wind Crest by Erickson Senior Living

 ...national provider of senior living and health care with campuses in 11 statesand growing. We are hiring a Security and Emergency Services (SES) Utility Officer I who; is responsible for carrying out the SES Program under the direction of the Supervisor. This position... 

Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation

Sr. Real Estate Manager - Mesa, AZ Job at Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation

 ...Sr. Real Estate Manager - Mesa, AZin GAC Mesa Unique Skills: Experience in facility maintenance/management required Knowledge...  ...of real estate projects including but not limited to internal Company teams, third party project managers, architects, engineers... 

Hi-Line Cooperative

Fuel Truck Driver Job at Hi-Line Cooperative

 ...Standards. o Safety is a priority. o Delivers Propane or Refined Fuels on a daily basis. Greet people in a friendly and professional...  ...form. Certificates, Licenses, Registrations: o Current Drivers License or CDL that meets the States requirement for the truck,...