Description:  Special Education Paraeducator

Job Summary: 

  • Provide supervision to students in Orono High School with cognitive disabilities and Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Support student academic needs, as well as social, emotional, and self-care needs in a variety of settings as assigned.
  • Collaborate with other paraprofessionals for the benefit of all students.
  • Help students develop life skills.

Qualifications:

  • This is a six and a half (6.5) hour per day position for 170 days/year.
  • Paraprofessionals must be able to meet the physical requirements of the job, which entails lifting, bending, and twisting in various settings.
  • Be a motivated, self-starter with the ability to handle situations with a calm demeanor.
  • A high level of compassion for students with developmental disabilities is essential.
  • Flexibility and a cooperative nature are required.

Bargaining Group and Level:  Paraeducators/Special Education Para

Application Procedure:
All applicants must apply online at:     http://bit.ly/oronojobs
or   www.orono.k12.mn.us   >>  District Office  >>  Human Resources

District Website:  www.orono.k12.mn.us

Contact:
Kristi Flesher, Director of Special Services
952-449-8371  kristine.flesher@orono.k12.mn.us
Or
Dr. Scott E. Alger, Director of Human Resources
952-449-8307  scott.alger@orono.k12.mn.us