Position Purpose
Under the daily supervision and direction of the licensed special education staff and overall supervision of the School Principal and Assistant Director of Special Services, to assist in maximizing the learning experience of students with special needs

Kennedy Elementary School


  • This position is 5.75 hours/day, plus a 30 minute unpaid lunch
    • On-site 6.25 hours/day
  • Start and end times vary by site and student need.
  • Student contact days only

Responsibilities & Duties

  • Assisting the teacher in providing instructional reinforcement and managing student educational programs in the classroom
  • Implementing charting and other behavior management technique to ensure student progress
  • Assist and support student learning with academics, interpersonal skills and activities, daily living needs and social/emotional needs
  • Ability to be flexible with schedules and student assignments
  • Supervising and assisting students during lunch, arrival/departure from school, and other daily needs
  • Other duties as assigned


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Must be highly qualified, either by providing transcripts showing 60 completed semester college credits or two years of full-time college, or passing score on the ParaPro Assessment
  • Ability to follow program direction as provided by teachers and administrators
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds in weight
  • Ability to demonstrate prompt, regular and reliable attendance

Apply on line at http://www.hastings.k12.mn.us/employment
If you have questions, contact Tonia Humble, Assistant Director of Special Services
thumble@isd200.org  or 651-480-7008