ECSE Special Education Paraprofessional at Monticello Eastview Education Center
Part-Time Position
3 Hours per day Monday – Thursday

Essential Skills Required:

  • Effective communication and teaming skills, willingness to be flexible and excellent attendance.
  • Knowledge and experience in working with Autism Spectrum Disorder, Cognitive Disabilities, Behavior Disorders, and Physical Impairments
  • Knowledge and application of technology and assistive technology
  • Ability to apply rules, instructions and stated policies/procedures and IEP plans:  including Behavior Support Plans
  • Skill in supervising student behavior and applying consistent strategies/intervention procedures for appropriate and inappropriate behaviors (physically escort and apply restrictive procedures when needed to ensure safety – must be quick on feet)*
  • Assist with supervision of students during playtime, recess, and other non-academic education activities.
  • Attend to student’s special health and self-care needs; toileting/changing, dressing, eating/feeding /tube feeding, etc. *
  • Able to physically assist students in a variety of positions (on the floor, playground, etc.) *
  • Must be able to lift up to 40 lbs. and/or assist in two person lifts*
  • Assist with loading and unloading students from vehicles (including wheelchairs)*
  • Skilled in adapting lesson plans to the individual needs of students to facilitate learning and to assist in meeting any individual learning goals.
  • Maintain confidentiality of information about students
  • Experience working with diverse students and families
  • Ability to work under the direction of multiple certified staff (SPED and general ed)
  • Willing and able to drive the school van/vehicle to transport students (with proper training)*
  • Must obtain and maintain CPI and or Handle with Care training*
  • Perform other duties as assigned by supervisor and/or building principal
    • * Indicates duties which may require lifting