Bastrop ISD

STARS- Lead Site Assistant (4310) (4310)

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TitleSTARS- Lead Site Assistant (4310)
Posting ID4310

Job Title: STARS – Site Assistant Lead Wage/Hour Status:   Exempt


Reports to: Director OF Communications Pay Grade: P3


Dept./School: Community Services Date Revised: 10/2018


Primary Purpose:

The STARS Site Assistant Lead will take the place of the Site Coordinator when he/she is off site.  The Site Lead will work on the assigned campus during the school day providing support to the office administration as needed when the STARS Site Coordinator is not on campus.  Under general supervision, and according to established guidelines and lesson plans, the STARS Site Assistant Lead will also supervise an assigned group of children.  The Site Assistant Lead will help to provide the necessary physical and emotional care while carrying out developmental activities.  The employee will help develop goals for the children, and evaluate each child's progress. The employee is responsible for communication with parents and recruitment of students to the program.



Minimum Education/Certification:

High School Diploma or GED (at least 18 years of age)        


Special Knowledge/Skills

Must have basic skills in Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel. 

Must be able to nurture children, plan and implement age-appropriate activities for them

Must be able to learn, follow, and alter (if appropriate) recurrent work routines and schedules

Must be able to take initiative

Must be able to interact with parents in a professional manner and elicit the trust necessary to handle daily communication with parents effectively

Must be able to take direction and work cooperatively with others

Must be able to supervise a group of children while attending to the immediate needs of one child


Minimum Experience:

Served as a Site Assistant for at least one (1) year. 


Major Responsibilities and Duties:

  1.  Assist and supervise children during all activities.


  1.  Counsel children when social, academic or adjustment problems arise.


  1.  Develop, plan, and prepare instructional aides/materials for activities.


  1.  Ensure that appearance, cleanliness, and safe environment of site is appropriately maintained.


  1.  Assist children with meal/snack time and clean-up.


  1.  Complete all site paperwork, i.e., daily notes, student accident reports, attendance records.


  1.  Attend and participate in staff meetings, site events and parent meetings as requested.


  1.  Prepare and implement lesson plans/programs, organization and schedule.


  1.  Accept temporary work assignments.


  1.  In the event the site supervisor is not available, take full responsibility for the site.


  1.  Write, submit, post and implement a weekly lesson plan.


  1.  Ensure that all indoor and outdoor equipment is in good working condition and is used/maintained properly.


  1.  Physically arranges the site prior to arrival.


  1.  Clean up site when children depart.


  1.  Communicate appropriate information to parents.


  1.  Maintain documentation on all aspects of site and children.


  1.  Create and maintain directions, schedules and expectations to be used by a substitute teacher for 

       planned and unplanned regular teacher absences.


  1.  Maintain site postings.


  1.  Assist with the training of new site personnel and substitute teachers.


  1.  Assist with planning and implementing events. 


  1.  Meet with and communicate appropriately with prospective families.


  1.  Supervise site tours


  1.  Develop and implement plans based on the adopted curriculum.


  1.  Present written evidence of preparation including classroom lesson plans, program organization and schedules.


  1.  Present a professional attitude including ethical and responsible behaviors.


  1.  Maintain knowledge of children's intellectual, physical, emotional, social, and character development and the importance of the development of all of these.


  1.  Convey a sense of integrity and warmth and a genuine caring for the development of each child.


  1.  Maintain confidentiality for parents, children, staff and management.


  1.  Meet all state and district requirements for the position including maintaining required training 


  1. Serve in place of the Site Coordinator as needed on both site locations and campus during the school day. 


Supervisory Responsibilities:



Working Conditions:=

Mental Demands/Physical Demands/Environmental Factors:

Physically and mentally able to perform the essential duties of the position without hazard to themselves or others.  Ability to sit, stand, walk, bend, stoop, kneel, perform grasping and handling motions and torso rotations on a continuous basis; lift and carry 20 pounds of materials; reach in all directions. Adequate sight or corrected vision for the purpose of reading directions and printed or written materials; hear and speak to communicate with co-workers, students and the public; dexterity of hands and fingers to operate instructional equipment. Work in classroom and outdoor environment, sometimes in adverse weather conditions.  Willingness to work on weekends when staff development or other activities such as field trips are scheduled.  

Shift TypeFull-Time
Salary Range$12.03 - $19.48 / Per Hour
LocationCommunity Services

Applications Accepted

Start Date08/06/2019