Qualifications/Experience:
High School Diploma/GED and passed ParaPro Exam (or 60 college credits) required.
Successful background check required.
Previous work with primary aged special needs students preferred.

 

Exemplifies the following Five Character Traits:

  • Compassion
  • Respect
  • Responsibility
  • Self-Discipline
  • Honesty

Skills Needed:
Patience with students, flexibility, positive attitude, sense of humor, ability to cooperate fully with other team members, ability to take direction, confidential, possesses initiative/self-starter.

Specific Tasks:
Work with students throughout the day assisting with behavior and academics.  Refocus the student in the classroom, de-escalate negative behavior, recognize and acknowledge positive behavior, work cooperatively with classroom teacher and Special Education staff.  Work to increase independence.  Other duties as assigned by the supervising teacher. See the attached job description for more information.

Hours per day:
6.5 hours per day
7:15am- 2:15pm
Student contact days.
As per contract, starting at $13.41 per hour