POSITION PURPOSE
Paraprofessionals in ISD 200 empower students to achieve their best by supporting them academically, emotionally and behaviorally to maximize their learning experience.  

Location:
District Wide

Hours:
5.75 or 6.25 hours/day (depending of position), plus a 30 minute unpaid lunch
Start and end times vary based on location and student need
Student contact days

RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES

  • Assisting the licensed teacher in providing instructional reinforcement, accommodations and managing student educational progress in the classroom
  • Assist with data collection and behavior management techniques to ensure student success
  • Assist and support student learning with academics, social/emotional needs, and interpersonal skills
  • Assist special education teacher in implementing district policies and procedures including but not limited to emergency procedures, data collection, positive behavior supports and non-violent crisis intervention as directed
  • Reinforce instruction through small group or individual activities
  • Ability to be flexible with schedule changes, student assignments, behavior regulation 
  • Supervising and assisting students during lunch, arrival/departure from school, and other daily needs
  • Maintain a high level of respect, equity for all and confidentiality of information regarding students, staff and families
  • Perform other duties as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Proficient in oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to follow program direction as provided by teachers and administrators
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds in weight and support students with activities of daily living
  • Proficient in organizational skills 
  • Ability to be punctual in reporting to work and for assigned duties during the day

Wage:  $17.84 
First Step on Salary Schedule (Grade 6), see Paraprofessional Contract on District 200 website 

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
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