Members to NAGC can receive three publications -- Parenting for Gifted Children, Teaching for High Potential, and the academic journal, Gifted Child Quarterly. All are available through the mail and online.
Appalachian State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. The University does not discriminate in access to its educational programs and activities, or with respect to hiring or the terms and conditions of employment, on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity and expression, political affiliation, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information or sexual orientation.
Background Check Statement:
Any offer of employment to a successful candidate will be conditioned upon the University's receipt of a satisfactory criminal background report.
Eligibility for Employment:
Proper documentation of identity and eligibility for employment will be required before the hiring process can be completed.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
The Primary Purpose of this position is to serve as a member of the school's discipline team working directly with the administrators to create a positive, disciplined learning environment.
Duties and responsibilities of the position include but are not limited to the following:
Responsible for working one-to-one in close proximity with special needs children in resource and regular education classrooms.
Ensuring safety and supervision of students- one-to one and or in small groups as they transition to various locations in the building including but not limited to- cafeteria; playgrounds; restrooms; media; art; gym areas.
Providing structured support and redirection for behavior or for completing tasks in classroom settings and within and around the school grounds.
Take direction well from lead teacher(s) and work closely with Exceptional children's team.
Working with children with learning, social, behavioral, emotional and physical needs.
Trained in, and able to physically restrain if needed children ranging from grades K-5.
Appalachian State University, located in Boone, North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Mountains, prepares students to lead purposeful lives as engaged global citizens who understand their responsibilities in creating a sustainable future for all. The transformational Appalachian experience promotes a spirit of inclusion that brings people together in inspiring ways to acquire and create knowledge, to grow holistically, to act with passion and determination, and embrace diversity and difference. Appalachian enrolls about 18,000 students, has a low faculty-to-student ratio and offers more than 150 undergraduate and graduate majors. It is one of 16 universities in the University of North Carolina system.