Special Education Instructional Assistant Resume Samples

Special Education instructional assistants work or render support exclusively to special education students. The most common job tasks that are carried out and incorporated in the Special Education Instructional Assistant Resume include the following – giving physical assistance to students, assisting students in challenging projects, rendering instructional assistance to special education students, tailoring lessons in a way that students understand or needs, monitoring and tracking the student’s behavior and progress, working closely with teachers in lesson preparation and finally preparing demonstrations or specific lessons or visual aids.

Successful resumes for this job role depict skills such as – motivational and interpersonal skills, resilience and strength, education experience, computer literacy and a CPR or first aid certification. The minimum education expected from the special education instructional assistant includes a high school diploma or GED or its equivalent.

Special Education Instructional Assistant Resume example

Special Education Instructional Assistant Resume

Headline : Experience in running an office and working in an office setting. Detail oriented, dependable, a self-starter and very outgoing.

Skills : Microsoft word and excel, Able to type 45 wpm.

Description :

    1. Supervised children in all activities, indoors and outdoors, during snack and mealtime, during parent meetings and on field trips.
    2. Assist with planning, preparing and implementing a variety of activities to meet the needs and interests of preschool-aged children.
    3. Directed group activities of students as assigned; provide emotional support, a friendly attitude and general guidance.
    4. Participated with children and encourage their involvement in activities.
    5. Observed and controlled behavior of students according to approved procedures.
    6. Reported progress regarding student performance and behavior to the teacher. Prepared instructional materials as directed by the supervisor.
    7. Provided for the safety of the children as required; guide students into safe place activities; respond to a child s needs and problems in a patient.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MEd


Special Education Instructional Assistant/Executive Resume

Headline : Highly motivated professional with a strong desire to use a psychology degree in a service environment Good listener, open minded and quick to learn Innovative team player with exceptional written and oral communication skills.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Data Entry.

Description :

    1. Work with individuals or a small group of high-functioning mentally impaired and Autistic spectrum students.
    2. Specific instructional management of groups of students in Algebra, Biology, Chemistry, Social Studies, Spanish, English, and Health.
    3. Help students master equipment or instructional materials initially introduced by the teacher.
    4. Provide tutoring and tailor material to fit specific cognitive needs.
    5. Assist the teacher in devising special strategies or reinforcing materials or skills based on a perceived understanding of individual students.
    6. Implement programming, which can include health-related services, supports, or adaptations required by students.
    7. Monitor individual academic performance and execution of academic goal-setting for small groups of students.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Psychology


Special Education Instructional Assistant I Resume

Objective : As a special education paraprofessional for the last gained experience working with a large variety of students. Students with serious behavior problems, physical and learning disabilities, different levels of autism.

Skills : Customer service, Quick books, PowerPoint.

Description :

    1. Worked with teachers to understand and help complete all goals for each student's I.E.P. and come up with strategies to best meet their needs.
    2. Helped students in the classroom stay on and complete tasks, understand the material and fulfill their desired grade and goals.
    3. Helped a tutor in the directed classes in all academic areas.
    4. Tracked academic and behavioral goals according to each student's I.E.P.
    5. Familiarized with ABA teaching and behavior techniques. Learning support, general education, and inclusion classes.
    6. Work with special needs students but on life skills and goals and objectives.
    7. Provided instructional assistance to students in multiple disabilities support, autistic support, emotional support.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Human Services

Special Education Instructional Assistant II Resume

Headline : Mental health professional driven to help others overcome personal obstacles. Comfortable working autonomously or in a team-based setting. Working with special need students that need help with being able to manage their behaviors.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Assists children during Art, P.E., Music, and Library class Assists students during recess, lunch, and bus duty.
    2. Teachers and engages students with fine motor goals.
    3. Teachers and engages students during language arts groups/rotations.
    4. Interacts with the children and encourages their involvement in lessons/activities.
    5. Consistently documenting data from assessments and learning activities.
    6. Consistently uses an appropriate and positive authority in the classroom.
    7. Constantly working collaboratively with educators, Instructional Assistants, Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Education

Special Education Instructional Assistant/Analyst Resume

Headline : To obtain a position that will enable me to utilize my strong organizational skills, educational background, and ability to work well with people.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Type: 60 WPM.

Description :

    1. Special Education Instructional Assistant I worked with Mild to Moderate Special Educational students.
    2. Primarily worked one on one with one of the students in the class.
    3. Required to follow and mentor this student due to behavior issues. Make sure that he was involved in the classroom activities.
    4. The student also spoke only using sign language, which required me to use everyday sign language.
    5. Pick up this student from the bus and make sure when going home got on the correct bus.
    6. Assist the teacher with her conferences with these student parents since they were primarily Spanish speakers.
    7. Parents to write new goals and objectives for our students to achieve each school year.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Jr. Special Education Instructional Assistant Resume

Objective : A Special Education Teacher, as a Special Education Instructional Assistant and as a Music Teacher in industries including Educational Services. Most recently, have been working as a Special Education.

Skills : Teaching Skills, MS-Office.

Description :

    1. Participated in classroom activities under the direction of a certified teacher.
    2. Complied with all governmental regulations regarding the care of children.
    3. Implemented lesson plans prepared by classroom teachers. Met buses and escorted students to the classroom.
    4. Preparing students daily assignments / Working with other teachers regarding special education students.
    5. Charted and recorded information in children's files.Learning and teaching new learning programs for the students.
    6. Tracked movement on and off the unit by documenting times and destinations.
    7. Quickly responded to crisis situations when severe mental health and behavioral issues arose.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Instrumental Music

Special Education Instructional Assistant/Co-ordinator Resume

Headline : Seeking a position in the healthcare field. Whole life has been either in the medical or educational field. Capable of handling multiple assignments while maintaining the highest amount of quality.

Skills : Technical Skills, MS-Excel.

Description :

    1. Working with students on social and behavioral goals such as interacting with other students.
    2. The student's goals would include math, reading, and writing.
    3. Helped the student with a sensory diet and maintaining a highly structured daily schedule.
    4. Charge of documentation and lesson plans. Making sure everyone was on task and meeting their IEP goals.
    5. Assisting with daily activities in a school setting involving several levels of disabilities.
    6. Assisted special needs students in a classroom setting with work habits and organizational skills.
    7. Achieving the abilities to function in a general ed class.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS

Special Education Instructional Assistant III Resume

Summary : A Support Staff position where will utilize organizational, interpersonal skills, and bilingual abilities to preform office operations efficiently and provide quality services.

Skills : MS-Office, Management.

Description :

    1. Led small group instruction of students, modified or adapted materials for students in the mainstream.
    2. Assisted special educator in organizing ALT MSA.
    3. Collected and analyzed data for IEP goals and objectives to determine progress.
    4. Parent contact as needed via phone call, written communication, or email.
    5. Created materials of instruction for daily lesson plans.
    6. Fulfilled duties as a substitute teacher as needed. Created forms are written in Spanish for parents
    7. Provided verbal interpretation Spanish to English (vice versa) during parent-teacher conferences, IEP meetings.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Lead Special Education Instructional Assistant Resume

Headline : Special Education Paraprofessional with experience in multiple learning environments. Provided academic support for special needs students in mainstream and resource classroom environments.

Skills : Technical Skills, MS-Excel.

Description :

    1. Monitored students in the dining hall, restroom, hallway, field trips, school assemblies.
    2. Provided ongoing support to the special education teacher.
    3. Help students with physical or behavioral disabilities; move to and from wheelchairs, lifting, or positioning.
    4. Help students with physical care; feeding, toileting, and individual hygiene.
    5. Inform the lead teacher of any particular needs or problems of students.
    6. Aided students in learning the tools needed to improve their reading performance, as well as improving their scores in test-taking.
    7. Assisted with kindergarten through sixth-grade students.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
General Studies

Associate Special Education Instructional Assistant Resume

Summary : Seeking a company where can use experience and education to help the company meet and surpass its goals. Motivated and skilled in management, education and human services.

Skills : Resourceful, Culturally Sensitive, Manages Time Efficiently.

Description :

    1. Collaborate with teachers to provide new and improved ways to make resources for the students more accessible.
    2. Implement the Individualized Education Program (IEP) goals and behavioral modification programs.
    3. Work with students on content material corrects papers and maintains records as required.
    4. Demonstrate the ability to practice confidentiality with sensitive information.
    5. Provide extra assistance to students with special needs, such as nonEnglishspeaking students or those with physical and mental disabilities.
    6. Enforce administration policies and rules governing students. Assist students in learning survival skills.
    7. Worked in close contact with the district nurse to learn how to deal with G-tube feedings and seizures amongst other needs.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Master Of Science

Asst. Special Education Instructional Assistant Resume

Headline : To obtain a position as a case manger or family support worker. These positions will allow to effectively help those that are in need of shelter, furthering their education, help with child/children, etc.

Skills : Customer Service, Microsoft Office 2013 PowerPoint.

Description :

    1. Listen to and drill individuals in reading, spelling, mathematics, and other subjects according to instructions.
    2. Perform routine and record-keeping activities like taking roll, collecting money, filling out forms/application, and correcting papers.
    3. Assist teacher in maintaining classroom discipline.
    4. Set up/arrange supplies/equipment in the classroom for student use.
    5. Prepare labels, charts, bulletin boards, and displays.
    6. Assist with special health care needs of students.
    7. Monitor closely the students that were under care to make sure that all of their needs were being met.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Tourism

Special Education Instructional Assistant Resume

Headline : Dynamic advocate focused on building each youth's strengths and confidence, as well as giving firm guidelines, consistency, and reliability to foster social and academic growth.

Skills : MS-Office, Technical Skills.

Description :

    1. Performed curriculum and instructional support.
    2. Assessed student progress and assisted in writing of Individualized Education Program (IEP)s and implementation.
    3. Modified tasks and curriculum based on data analysis, resulting in increased student success.
    4. Specialized in working with resistant learners. Proctored and scored tests and assessments.
    5. Provided timely interventions to maintain order and discipline of students, including crisis management.
    6. Implemented Responsive Classroom and other positive behavioral supports.
    7. Assist with special physical and emotional needs of students.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Criminal Justice