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Instructional Aide - Bilingual

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Green Dot Public Schools
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Los Angeles, CA
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Published 10 days ago

Instructional Aide - Bilingual

Reports to: Principal

Classification: Full-time, Non-Exempt, Hourly

Location: Los Angeles

Start Date: Immediately


ABOUT GREEN DOT

Green Dot Public Schools is a non-profit charter management organization driven by the mission to transform public education so that ALL students graduate prepared for college, leadership, and life. Green Dot operates 30 public schools in historically disadvantaged communities in Los Angeles, Tennessee and Washington. As one of the three largest charter management organizations in the nation, Green Dot schools consistently achieve outstanding academic outcomes through innovative college-preparatory curriculums, collaborative and personalized teaching methods, and strong support systems for both students and staff.

Outside of the classroom, Green Dot schools provide a rich array of after-school programs and services for students so that they have safe, educational and enjoyable opportunities after the bell rings. Additionally, Green Dot strongly believes in community empowerment. Schools regularly organize events that bring together students, parents, educators and political leaders to advocate for active civic engagement and unity. Since 1999, Green Dot has been a celebrated leader in closing discrepancies in access to high-quality educational opportunities, regardless of race, ethnicity or socioeconomic status.

Please note that should you apply for this position, you will be doing so to Green Dot Public Schools California in general – not to a specific school. If a school has an Instructional Aide - Bilingual position open, they will review the general applicant pool for potential candidates. It is up to the school site who they choose to contact for an interview.


ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

The classification specification does not necessarily describe all the duties that might need to be performed. The summary provides examples of typical tasks performed in this classification.


Discuss classroom lesson plans and learning activities with teacher/specialist to implement instructional programs and supports for all Emergent Bilinguals (English Learners)

Work individually or with small groups of Emergent Bilinguals (EBs) to support access to lesson content in a variety of academic subjects based on teacher’s request (circulation, one-on-one in classroom, small group in classroom)

Communicate with students in English and a designated second language to facilitate instructional processes

Work with a small group of Emergent Bilinguals during a core or elective course by pushing in or pulling out EBs to provide targeted designated instruction. 

Review assessment results and other data to report progress regarding student’s language performance as required; provide input and assist instructors with determining student advancement through established monitoring programs (Ellevation).

Complete the certification requirements to proctor the yearly English Language Proficiency Assessment for California (ELPAC)

Support with the school’s implementation of the yearly English Language Proficiency Assessment for California (ELPAC)

Provide translation in parent-teacher conferences or telephone calls with limited or non-English speaking parents; translate or write notes, letters and other materials.

Observe and report behavior of students in and out of the classroom and support with implementing the school’s behavior policy

Use a variety of technology platforms and applications to support student learning

Assist students by providing a proper role model, emotional support, patience, a friendly attitude and general guidance

Assure the health and safety of students by following health and safety practices and procedures

Participate in meetings, in-service training programs and field trips as assigned

Maintain regular attendance

Perform other duties as assigned

Demonstrate a willingness to work collaboratively as an educational team member


QUALIFICATIONS

Consistent with the No Child Left Behind Act of 2002 and other related legislation, candidates for this classification must meet the following standards:

> Possess a high school diploma (or equivalent) AND one of the following:

* Completion of at least two years of college (48 semester units or 90 quarter units), OR

* Attainment of an AA (or higher) degree OR

* Passage of the CA Spanish Language Instructional Assistance Test

> Bilingual in English and Spanish is required

> You possess strong skills in MS Word and Excel

> You are able to communicate clearly and effectively in verbal and written forums.

> You have excellent interpersonal skills

> You have six months experience working with adolescents/children in a structured environment (experience working with adolescents/children requiring a specialized learning environment is preferred, and verifiable supervised experience as a volunteer in a school or related organizational activity may be substituted on an equal basis)

> Any other combination of training an experience that could likely provide the desired skills, knowledge or abilities may be considered, however, experience cannot substitute for the required minimum education and a willingness to work collaboratively as an educational team member

 

The information contained herein is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the duties and responsibilities of the job, nor is it intended to be an all-inclusive list of the skills and abilities required to perform the job.

 

Instructional Aide - Bilingual

Reports to: Principal

Classification: Full-time, Non-Exempt, Hourly

Location: Los Angeles

Start Date: Immediately


ABOUT GREEN DOT

Green Dot Public Schools is a non-profit charter management organization…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Education
    High School Diploma Required
  • Professional Level
    Entry level

Salary

$15 - $16The hourly rate for this position is $15.00-16.05 per hour, based on education and experience.

Benefits

We offer a comprehensive benefits plan including (but not limited to) medical, dental, vision, life insurance, and retirement options. We also provide generous time off to support overall work-life balance while giving employees the opportunity to impact a growing, mission-driven organization that is committed to the success of all students. (Visit https://careers.greendot.org/benefits-salary/ to learn more.)

We offer a comprehensive benefits plan including (but not limited to) medical, dental, vision, life insurance, and retirement options. We also provide generous time off to support…

Level of Language Proficiency

> Bilingual in English and Spanish is required

> Bilingual in English and Spanish is required

Location

On-site
Los Angeles, CA, USA

How to Apply

APPLICATION PROCEDURE

We ask that you complete an online application at http://careers.greendot.org/.

Only those applicants chosen for an interview will be contacted, and we are looking to fill current opening as soon as possible.


Green Dot Public Schools has embedded a diversity, equity and inclusion lens in our organizational culture, as well as in our educational and talent practices. We are committed to hiring those who reflect the diversity of our communities, and we recruit, employ, support, compensate and promote employees, without regard to their actual or perceived race, religious creed (including religious dress or grooming practices), color, national origin or ancestry (including native language spoken), physical or mental disability (including HIV or AIDS), medical condition (including cancer or genetic characteristics), genetic information, marital status (including registered domestic partnership status), sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), gender (including gender identity and expression), parental status, age (forty (40) and over), sexual orientation, Civil Air Patrol status, military and veteran status, citizenship, immigration status or any other consideration protected by federal, state or local law. Please note that we are unable to sponsor H1-B Visa applicants.

 

APPLICATION PROCEDURE

We ask that you complete an online application at http://careers.greendot.org/.

Only those applicants chosen for an interview will be contacted, and we are…

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