Job Description

Boulder Valley School District is committed to create challenging, meaningful, and engaging learning opportunities so that all children thrive and are prepared for successful, civically engaged lives. Our comprehensive and innovative approach to education ensures that each student meets expectations relative to intellectual growth, physical development and social emotional well-being. The district covers approximately 500 square miles and serves the communities of Boulder, Erie, Louisville, Lafayette, Superior, Broomfield, Nederland, Ward, Jamestown and Gold Hill. Website: BVSD.

Location: US:CO:BROOMFIELD

School: Birch Elementary

Position Title: Paraeducator-Library Media

Position Start Date: August 17, 2022

Position Type: Paraeducators

FTE: 0.438 - 17.52 hours per week - Regular, ongoing

Work Schedule: 9 Month - Hourly

Pay Range: $15.75 - $22.84 

Closing Date: August 12, 2022

Summary:

Assist librarian with maintaining database and shelves of cataloged books, magazines, etc. Help students check out books and research projects in the library.

Responsibilities:

  • Assists in serving as the contact between the Transportation Department and assigned schools in all matters of student transportation.
  • Manage the day-to-day operations and work of all assigned personnel, routes and associated areas.
  • Maintain compliance and advise on all applicable local, state and federal agency regulations.
  • Participate in local and statewide events and committees related to transportation safety and compliance.
  • Identification and recommendation of new processes or procedures to ensure compliance and efficiency in the department.
  • Maintains direct communication with the Director of Transportation, Terminal Supervisor, and other departments regarding operations and potential problems.
  • Complete routine reports and ensures the accuracy of transportation data.
  • Serves as a liaison between the Transportation Department and the general public in matters of pupil transportation.
  • Facilitates and participates in meetings and communications with District, department, school (in/out of district) and parents regarding student transportation.
  • Respond, investigate, report and complete all requirements associated with district vehicle accidents including but not limited to the maintenance of accident files and data reporting requirements to regulatory agencies.
  • Assists with the recommendation of assignments, promotions, transfers, and/or termination of assigned employees in the department.
  • Investigates allegations, facilitates due process, writes disciplinary letters and supervises reviews regarding employee conduct and performance.
  • Assist in monitoring work schedules and delegates assignments of available work.
  • Contributes to the development of appropriate information so that major decisions can be made regarding route changes, new routes and the purchase of department vehicles.
  • Assist to mediate and mitigate department issues and conflicts.
  • Disseminates routine communications with Transportation personnel.
  • Maintains a flexible, on call 24/7, schedule with early morning weather reporting to late evening meetings and accident investigations. Observes weather conditions and provides recommendations to the Director concerning the safety of bus transportation in adverse conditions.
  • Assists in periodic meetings of Terminal personnel to facilitate in-service training and disseminate information.
  • Assists Terminal Supervisor in regular meetings with terminal support staff to maintain a consistent flow of information and to improve service, skills, and performance.
  • Conducts employee evaluations of all assigned personnel as needed.
  • Perform other duties as assigned. 

Qualifications

Required:

  • High School diploma or equivalent.
  • Communicate (read, write, and speak) in English, must pass English component of interview process.
  • Completed and submitted BVSD online application.

Preferred:

  • Knowledge of and experience with personal computers, periodicals and peripherals.
  • Knowledge of and experience with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access and Publisher); Google (Gmail, Calendar, Drive); Library Software.
  • Experience with instructional support of students.
  • Operating knowledge of and experience with general office equipment such as telephones, copier, fax machine, etc.
  • Ability to take the initiative in positively managing student behavior.
  • Ability to multi-task.
  • Work collaboratively with teachers and others to implement lesson plans.
  • Follow directions with minimal guidance.
  • Assist with preparing materials for instruction, as well as organization of library media center.
  • Experience and ability to have regular contact in person or by telephone with library users and district staff for the purpose of locating materials within the library.
  • Respects confidentiality of staff and students and understands privacy issues within schools; manages time effectively. 

Salary Information:

Salary Placement varies according to experience and education.

Application and Selection Procedure:

  • External Candidates: Apply on-line at jobs.bvsd
  • Current BVSD Employees: Must apply through the INFOR portal
  • If you do not have internet access, a computer is available in the Human Resources Division, Education Center, 6500 E. Arapahoe, Boulder, Colorado.
  • Applications are reviewed to match candidates with position qualifications, with a limited number selected for interviews. For the final selection, employment is contingent upon successful completion of the post-offer screening process, including a background check and possible medical examination. 

The Boulder Valley School District is an equal opportunity educational institution and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, sex, gender identity/expression, national origin, creed, religion, age, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status in admission or access to, and treatment and employment in its educational programs or activities. Inquiries or complaints: BVSD Legal Counsel - 720-561-5903; Office for Civil Rights -

http://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/addresses.html

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