Mesquite Independent School District

Substitute Instructional Assistant/Clerical (15)

Job Posting

Job Details

TitleSubstitute Instructional Assistant/Clerical
Posting ID15

Primary Purpose:

To assist the classroom teacher in providing students with appropriate learning activities, instructional assistance, and other responsibilities as assigned.




High school diploma/GED


Major Responsibilities and Duties:

  1. Establish communication with the campus substitute coordinator.
  2. Adhere to the campus bell schedules and follow assignments as directed.
  3. Assist teacher in preparing instructional materials and classroom displays.
  4. Conduct instructional exercises assigned by the teacher and work with individual students or small groups.
  5. Help maintain a neat and orderly classroom.
  6. Assist in supervision of students throughout the school day, inside and outside classroom.
  7. Keep teacher informed of special needs or problems of individual students.
  8. Be a positive role model for students, following the guidelines for substitutes and supporting the mission of the school district.
  9. Follow established safety guidelines and emergency procedures to protect students, equipment, materials, and facilities.
  10. Maintain a professional relationship with colleagues, students, parents, and community members.
  11. Use effective communication skills to present information accurately and clearly.
  12. Compile, maintain, and file all physical and computerized reports, records, and other documents required.
  13. Maintain confidentiality.


Supervisory Responsibilities:



Working Conditions:

Mental Demands/Physical Demands/Environmental Factors:

Maintain emotional control under stress. Frequent standing, stooping, bending, pulling and pushing. Move small stacks of textbooks, media equipment, desks, and other classroom equipment.





The foregoing statements describe the general purpose and responsibilities assigned to this job and are not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and duties that may be assigned or skills that may be required. 




Shift TypePart-Time
Salary RangePer Hour
LocationDistrict Wide

Applications Accepted

Start Date10/15/2013

Job Contact

NameTerri CraigTitleSubstitute Manager