Teacher Assistant- Technology/Computer Lab in Houston, TX at BakerRipley

Date Posted: 10/22/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-time Regular
  • Location:
    Houston, TX
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    10/22/2019

Job Description

DIVISION PROFILE
BakerRipley provides an integrated holistic education system for families and their children ages six months through eighth grade. The Choices in Education division oversees the early childhood education programs and the BakerRipley Schools, including three community-based elementary schools, one middle school, and a “New Neighbor” school for refugee children – all of which reside within our community centers. Our holistic approach to educating the entire family allows us to create a stronger and more positive impact in the community. Both children and their parents gain access to education and broader community resources to prepare them for a successful degree and/or career.

1) JOB SUMMARY:

This position works as a team partner with the school leaders in developing and running a computer lab for Promise Community School children to provide an appropriate learning environment. Instruction is given to students  in use of computers or use of computer programs to learn.

2) CORE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

1. Operate a computer lab by developing lesson plans and a learning plan for student activities around computer usage and use of computers to learn other skills.
2. Provide instructional services to students under the guidance of school leadership.
3. Participates in the screening, observation, and documentation of progress of students through assessment tools identified by the campus or district.
4. Assist with classroom management, such as by organizing instructional materials.
5. Provide instructional assistance in a computer laboratory.
6. Provide one-on-one tutoring if such tutoring is scheduled at a time when a student would not otherwise receive instruction from a teacher.
7. Contribute to the collection and edit processes of the National School Lunch Program and attendance.
8. Conduct parental involvement activities.
9. Provide instructional support in a library or media center.
10. Make home visits with the teacher as required or requested.
11. Performs other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

MINIMUM EDUCATION: 

  • Have an Associate’s (or higher) degree, or have completed at least two years of study at an institution of higher education (defined as completion of 48 semester hours or equivalent trimester hours).

YEARS OF EXPERIENCE:

  • At least one (1) year work related experience.

SKILLS:

  • Ability to lift and carry up to 10 pounds, stoop, kneel, crouch, walk, twist, bend, climb, and/or be mobile.

COMPUTER PROFICIENCY:

  • Proficient in MS Office Products.

LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bilingual English/Spanish preferred but not required.