Institute for Human Development
(Adult Continuing Education for Persons with
Developmental Disabilities) teaches classes on four campuses
throughout the Kansas City metro are. ACED
is housed with
IHD (Institute for Human Development) with the University of
Missouri, Kansas City.
This is a temporary, non-benefit eligible position. Appointment
periods are for the course session(s) with consideration for
- Assist with campus enrollments by working with students to help
enroll them in their preferred classes, as well as, assist with
same day enrollments.
- Coordinate field trips and help students get on the correct
- Provide instructor support, this includes managing supplies,
attendance, and assist instructors on classroom tasks.
- Provide student support
- Assist in emergency situations, Education Program Associates
identify when it is time to call 911 and to notify parents.
A high school diploma is required.
- Experience with the ACED program.
- Experience with a fire department, ambulance, or EMT (Emergency
Medical Technician) experience/certification is preferred.
ACED classes are held on Saturday mornings. This position is
expected to work 5 hours per week.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Equal Opportunity is and shall be provided for all employees and
applicants for employment on the basis of their demonstrated
ability and competence without unlawful discrimination on the basis
of their race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, sex,
pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression,
age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other status
protected by applicable state or federal law. This policy shall not
be interpreted in such a manner as to violate the legal rights of
religious organizations or the recruiting rights of military
organizations associated with the Armed Forces or the Department of
Homeland Security of the United States of America. For more
information, call the Vice Chancellor - Human Resources at
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with
disabilities to perform the duties and functions of this job. If
you believe you may have difficulty performing any of the duties or
functions of this job, please contact the Office of Affirmative
Action at (816) 235-1323.
EEO IS THE LAW
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opportunities to explore on their way to discovering and creating
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