Instructional Aide

Full Time
Hancock, MI
Copper Country Intermediate School District
Admin & Office, Customer Service, Education

Copper Country Intermediate School District

Are you passionate about making a positive impact on the lives of students with diverse learning needs? Do you thrive in a supportive and collaborative environment where every day brings new challenges and opportunities for growth? If so, the Copper Country Intermediate School District (CCISD) has an immediate opening for an Instructional Aide in Hancock, Michigan. We believe that every student deserves the opportunity to reach their full potential, regardless of their learning differences. As an Instructional Aide, you’ll play a crucial role in supporting our mission by providing personalized assistance to students with special needs, helping them succeed both academically and socially.


  • Supportive Environment. Join a team of dedicated professionals who are committed to creating a nurturing and inclusive learning environment for all students. Your contributions will be valued, and you’ll have the opportunity to collaborate closely with teachers, therapists, and other support staff.
  • Hands-On Experience. Gain valuable experience working directly with students in a variety of educational settings. From one-on-one assistance to small group activities, you’ll have the chance to make a meaningful difference in the lives of our students every day.
  • Professional development. We’re invested in your growth and development. You’ll have access to ongoing training and professional development opportunities to enhance your skills and expand your knowledge in the field of special education.
  • Fun and Fulfilling Work. No two days are the same when you’re working in special education. From interactive learning activities to creative problem-solving, you’ll find plenty of opportunities to engage with students and make learning fun.
  • Celebrating Uniqueness. Our school celebrates uniqueness in all its forms. You’ll have the chance to work with students from different backgrounds and with a wide range of abilities, gaining valuable insights and fostering a culture of acceptance and understanding.


  • $16.00 or more per hour starting pay based on experience.
  • Health, dental, vision, prescription drug, life, and accidental death/dismemberment insurance.
  • Additional optional insurance benefits available.
  • Paid sick days, personal days, and holidays; sick/personal leave bonus.
  • Paid time off for inclement weather school cancellations.
  • Retirement plan provided by the Michigan Public School Employees Plan.
  • Opportunities for advancement.
  • Full-time school year position; summers off.


  • 18 years of age or older and a high school diploma or equivalent required.
  • Associate degree or two years post-secondary education in a related teaching/special education field of study a bonus.
  • Experience working with individuals with special needs helpful.
  • Patience, empathy, and a passion for helping others.
  • Flexibility to work with a team to assist students inside or outside of the classroom and may include supporting as a bus aide.
  • Excellent organization and communication skills.
  • A desire to continually increase your knowledge and an unrelenting ability to make positive change in the lives of students.

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The Copper Country Intermediate School District is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

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