Dedicated Aide (9th Grade)

Job Description

Dedicated Aide, under the direction of the Principal, Executive Director of Student Support Services, Manager of Compliance and Support, and Student Support Coordinator will assist with specialized instruction and related services for students with significant academic deficits and/or emotional disorders, autism, developmental delays in one or more areas, intense behavioral challenges, multiple learning problems, and other related disorders.

The Dedicated Aide will assist their assigned student throughout the school day by making the curriculum and daily activities accessible for the student.

Major Duties and Responsibilities 

  • Assisting the student to participate in lessons, daily activities, and assessments.
  • Facilitate independent work with materials provided by teachers. 
  • Implement prescribed behavioral strategies and positive behavior support in all settings. 
  • Accompany and assist assigned student during related service sessions (speech therapy, occupational therapy, etc) as needed.
  • Gather written observations and input them into a daily tracker, Deanslist, Powerschool or other assigned document. 

Collaborate with Teaching Team and Special Education Team

  • Collaborate with the Case Managers, Teachers, and the Student Support Coordinator (SSC) in the planning and management of lessons and assignments that the student will be completing independently and with support. 
  • Provide regular communication about students’ development to the Case Managers, Culture & Climate Specialist, and  Student Support Coordinator.
  • Attend IEP meetings for assigned student.

Assist in Data Collection and Record Keeping

  • Participate in training  related to data collection and assessment.
  • Gather written observations and input them into a daily tracker, Deanslist, Powerschool or other assigned document. 
  • Discuss observations with the Case Managers, Manager of Compliance & Support, and Student Support Coordinator.


Washington, DC


Paul PCS offers a competitive compensation package commensurate with relevant experience and anticipated duties and responsibilities, including comprehensive health benefits. This is a part-time, hourly position that can range from 20-38 hours/week. Base salary starts at $20/hour.


  • High school diploma or equivalent required, some college preferred.
  • Ability to communicate effectively to achieve assigned duties
  • Proven leadership skills and experience
  • Passion for quality education and high expectations for all students
  • Relates to students with mutual respect while carrying out a positive and effective disciplinary program
  • Models district standards of ethics, confidentiality, and professionalism
  • Meets schedules and deadlines
  • Ability to analyze, own, and respond to data

Application Information

Please send a thoughtful cover letter and resume to The subject line should read Application for Dedicated Aide. Resumes without a cover letter will not be considered and replies will only be sent to qualified applicants.









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