Instructional Assistant - AccessPoint RI

Skills for Rhode Island's Future, Cranston RI

Skills for Rhode Island’ s Future is recruiting candidates for AccessPoint RI.  Please read more about Skills for Rhode Island’ s Future at the end of this job description. 


JOB TITLE:   Instructional Assistant

LOCATION: Cranston, RI

HOURS:  Full Time


Key Responsibilities:
  • Work in conjunction with the special education teachers and the transition team to develop and implement transition programs.
  • Participate as a member of the IEP team for annual and six month review meetings and other pertinent meetings involving the students.
  • Assist students in community based sites to be used as work experiences and discovery.
  • Responsible to follow weekly individual student schedules based upon IEP goals and objectives
  • Complete all required paperwork including within the specified timelines set forth by the Department of Education.

Successful candidates will have:
  • High School Diploma required, Associates or Bachelor’ s Degree preferred.
  • Experience in transition or vocational services preferred.
  • ACRE certification or ability to obtain certificate and/or other certifications required by BHDDH and Rhode Island Department of Education and Teacher Assistant Certification or higher
  • Knowledge of current practices in transition services.
  • Ability to communicate effectively in written and oral formats.
  • Ability to read, comprehend policies and instructions, and use varying degrees of independent judgement and discretion.
  • Ability to problem solve in community settings independently
  • Current CPR certification or willing to become current.
  • A valid driver’ s license with acceptable driving record required.
  • Access to and provision of an insured automobile on an ongoing basis.


For more information and a full job description, please visit Skills for Rhode Island’ s Future website at  Applicants interested in this position will be screened by Skills for Rhode Island’ s Future and AccessPoint RI will make the final hiring decisions. 


Our mission is focused on supporting unemployed and underemployed job seekers. Our goal is to get you back to work.  Skills for Rhode Island’ s Future’ s team will guide  and provide you with support  throughout the hiring process.

Skills for Rhode Island’ s Future has agreements with employers to recruit talent like you, making us a resource to get the unemployed and underemployed job seeker back to work.
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