Description:
The Shakopee School District is currently seeking a Behavior Support Specialist for the 2022-2023 school year. 8 hours/day on student days. Pay rate $24/hr.
Candidates who obtain a short call sub license will receive an additional $1/hr. 

Job Summary:
Work with students, under the direction of certified staff, to manage behavior through interventions, positive behavior supports, and strategies as outlined in the IEP if applicable.

Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree required

Experience/Skills

  • Working in a diverse community
  • Working in a school setting
  • Conflict resolution strategies and a variety of discipline strategies
  • Working with children in difficult and sensitive situations
  • Ability to work with children of various ability levels with a working knowledge of disabilities
  • Ability to meet the needs of culturally diverse learners
  • Knowledge of classroom instructional interventions and behavioral management techniques
  • CPI trained preferred
  • NVCI preferred 
  • Bully Prevention trained preferred 
  • Ability to keep information about students and families confidential

Working Conditions:
Classroom, office, lifting, pushing, pulling, standing, sitting, keyboarding, etc.
Ability to safely lift 50 pounds.

Application Procedure:
You must be a permanent employee of the district to use the internal application. Substitutes are not considered internal applicants and must complete the external application.
 
Apply Online at http://www.applitrack.com/shakopee/onlineapp/ under posting 5090.

Selection Procedure:
Applications will be reviewed beginning immediately until position is filled.  Those selected for interviews will be contacted.