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Administrative Assistant, High School

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Date: Nov 28, 2017

Location: Houston, TX, US

Company: Houston Independent School District

Administrative Assistant, High SchoolJobID: 47530
Position Type:
Closing Date:
02/02/2017
Administrative Support Staff/Administrative Assistant, Campus
Date Posted:
11/28/2017
Department:
Furr High School
Date Available:
12/02/2017
Location:Area:Job Category:
Furr High SchoolNortheastParaprofessional, Administrative Support Staff
Job Code:Contract Type:Months:
None12
Salary Minimum:Salary Maximum:
$34,583$44,094

Attachment(s):
  • Administrative Assistant, High School -AD0545, AD0543, AD0541, AD054H
POSITION TITLE: Administrative Assistant, High School

CONTRACT LENGTH: 12M or varies

Job Code: AD0545, AD0543, AD0541, AD054H

PAY GRADE: 24

FLSA EXEMPTION STATUS: NE

Job Family - Administration

JOB SUMMARY: Provides administrative/clerical support for the Principal in the areas of payroll, correspondence, report preparation, inventory management, budget maintenance, public relations, and information dissemination.

MAJOR DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

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  1. Provides clerical support to the high school campus administrative staff (includes principals, assistant principals, etc.)
  2. Maintains campus payroll including: transmittals, time cards, substitute cards, overtime, extended leave time forms, vacation leave, absence records and paycheck distribution. Monitors, updates, and maintains appropriate records and documents relating to school budget including activity funds, ledger, inventory supplies, and repairs and budget reconciliations. May disburse funds, record financial transactions, and audit and balance student organization and other school fund accounts.
  3. Designs and maintains a computer database equivalent to the needs of the campus with respect to all school staff and personnel personal data (in case of an emergency). Maintains calendar of appointments and school/district events. Assists with the preparation of material related to opening and closing of school.
  4. Makes arrangements to obtain associate teachers for absent teachers. Provides assistance to students, parents, teachers, and visitors. Writes permits for students, orders supplies for classroom teachers. Disseminates and maintains office supplies and materials.
  5. Maintains confidentiality regarding staff and school related issues. Communicates with other building administrators and staff per principal directive. Coordinates office operations. Resolves most questions and problems, and refer the most complex issues to higher levels.
  6. Performs other job-related duties as assigned.
EDUCATION: High School Diploma or GED

WORK EXPERIENCE: 3 to 5 years

TYPE OF SKILL AND/OR REQUIRED LICENSING/CERTIFICATION: Microsoft Office Office equipment (e.g., computer, copier) General knowledge of accounting procedures, district policies and school laws.

LEADERSHIP RESPONSIBILITIES: Work Leadership. Regularly provides project management or team leadership to a group of two or more employees, but does not have formal supervisory responsibility. Leading and directing typically involves monitoring work and providing guidance on escalated issues. Most of work time is spent performing many of same duties they are leading.

WORK COMPLEXITY/INDEPENDENT JUDGMENT: Work involves the application of moderately complex procedures and tasks that are quite varied. Independent judgment is often required to select and apply the most appropriate of available resources. Ongoing supervision is provided on an "as needed" basis.

BUDGET AUTHORITY: No budget development activity is required.

PROBLEM SOLVING: Decisions are made on routine matters affecting few individuals and usually within the confines of the job's own department. Specific job activities and results are typically reviewed closely. There are limited requirements for developing new ideas or changes in methods, procedures or services.

IMPACT OF DECISIONS: Follows rules and procedures. Decisions can have minimal or no impact to HISD. Errors can be readily detected, usually by the employee, and, if made, would result in minor expense for correction.

COMMUNICATION/INTERACTIONS: Collaborate and solve problems - works with others to resolve problems, clarify or interpret complex information/policies, and provide initial screening/negotiations without approval authority. Interactions are typically with customers, senior level professional staff, and managers.

CUSTOMER RELATIONSHIPS: Follows through with customer inquiries, requests and complaints. Forwards difficult and non-routine inquiries or requests to appropriate level for resolution.

WORKING/ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS: Work is normally performed in a typical interior work environment which does not subject the employee to any hazardous or unpleasant elements. Ability to carry and/or lift less than 15 pounds.




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