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Gilbert Heights Elementary is looking to hire an Instructional Assistant for one of our Kindergarten Classes



  • Assist the teacher in the instruction and support of students at varying grade levels
  • Instruct students in groups or individually
  • Assist the teacher in monitoring and documenting the progress of students
  • Provide regulation breaks and social-emotional support for students.
  • Perform other tasks to assist the teacher, such as grading papers, putting data into the computer, and preparing teaching materials
  • If you have bilingual skills, duties may include providing oral and/or written interpretation and translation for students and their families.
  • Assist in supervision of students in the classroom as well as other settings, such as the cafeteria and/or playground
  • Perform other duties, as assigned

For More information about Gilbert Heights or the open positions please contact Principal Shannon Deems at or 503-256-6502

For more information about David Douglas’ Grow Your Own Program (a pathway to becoming a licensed teacher) follow the link.

The David Douglas School District welcomes applications from candidates that expand the District’s diversity.

Multi-Cultural preferred. Bi-Lingual candidate preferred.

The David Douglas School District is a diverse community that provides equal opportunity in employment, activities, and its programs. It is the policy of the David Douglas School District the grounds of race, color, religion, ethnicity, use of native language, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, veteran status, age, genetic information or any other status protected under applicable federal, state or local laws.

The school district also prohibits retaliation against an individual for engaging in activity protected under this policy and interfering with rights or privileges granted under anti-discrimination laws.

Persons having questions about equal opportunity and nondiscrimination should contact the Director of Human Resources for David Douglas School District.