The University of Texas at Austin Job Posting

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UT Elementary School Teacher Aide - Instructional Aide

Hiring department UT Elementary School
Monthly salary $2,155 - $2,845
Hours per week 40.00 Standard from 730AM to 430PM
Posting number 18-09-12-01-0053
Job Status Closed
FLSA status Non-exempt
Earliest Start Date Immediately
Position Duration Funding expected to continue
Position open to all applicants
Location UT Elementary School
Number of vacancies 1
General Notes

This is a 10 month calendar Instructional Aide position. The monthly salary posted is for 9 months. To get the annual rate multiply the monthly amount by 9. The salary will be spread over 12 months.

Required Application Materials

  • A Resume is required in order to apply
  • A Letter of Interest is required in order to apply.
  • A List of 3 References is required in order to apply.

Additional Information


Assist the teacher in the preparation and management of classroom activities and administrative requirements. Work under the supervision of one or more certified teachers.

Essential Functions

Work with individual students or small groups to conduct instructional exercises assigned by the teacher. Tutor students as assigned. Keep the teacher informed of any special needs or problems of individual students. Assist the teacher in preparing instructional materials and classroom displays. Assist the teacher in collecting and maintaining student data, administrative records and preparing required reports. Assist with assessment as assigned. Assist in supervising students throughout the school day, both inside and outside the classroom. Provide approved behavior management and intervention, including restraints, as required. Uphold and enforce school rules, administrative regulations, and state and local board policy. Provide supervision in the classroom in the absence of the teacher. Provide orientation and assistance to substitute teachers when needed. Participate in staff development training programs, faculty meetings, and special events, as required.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Other related functions as assigned.

Required qualifications

Ability to work well with children. Ability to keep data on students. Strong organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills. General knowledge of office equipment. High School Diploma or GED equivalency. Must have minimum of an Associates Degree or 48 semester hours of college credit. Copy of high school diploma and OFFICIAL college transcripts from each college attended will be required upon employment. Educational Aide I Certificate from the State Board for Educator Certification within one year of employment. All positions at the university are security sensitive and a background check will be conducted on all new applicants hired. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.

Preferred Qualifications

At least two years of experience working with special needs students. Educational Aide II or III Certification preferred.

Working conditions

May work around standard office conditions Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation Use of manual dexterity Lifting and moving

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