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 for additional information.

Hours per day:
6.5 hrs per day
8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Monday – Friday
Starting at $13.41 per hour, as per contract – Instructional Assistants Contract  
Benefit eligible position: medical, 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!

Please note, there are 2 positions available.