Qualifications/Experience:
High School Diploma/GED and passed ParaPro Praxis exam (or 60 college credits) required.
Successful background check required.
Prefer experience working with children.

Exemplifies the following Five Character Traits: compassion, respect, responsibility, self discipline and honesty. 

Skills Needed:
Patience, flexibility, love for children, confidentiality, team work, self starter, take direction easily, excellent communication skills, behavior management skills, assist in the classroom and in special education classroom.  Applicant will work with students on health plans.

Specific Tasks:
Work with student 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 in children.  Other duties as assigned by the supervising teacher.
See the attached job description.

Hours per day:
6.5 hrs per day
8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Monday – Friday
As per contract starting at $ 13.41/hour  Instructional Assistants Contract  
Benefit eligible position: medical ($900 out of pocket max for single coverage and $1500 out of pocket max for family coverage!), dental, and optical insurance, supplemental insurance available, district-paid life insurance policy (two times your salary!), district-paid long-term disability coverage, retirement plan options, flexible spending account, sick days, personal days, paid holidays, and more! Apply online today!