Substitute Paraprofessional Aide

Job | Posted a year ago


Position:                                 Paraprofessional Aide
Reports To:                            Building Principals
Employment Status:             Substitute - As Needed 
Minimum Qualifications:                 
  1. Associate’s Degree preferred
  2. Willing and able to participate in in-service training
  3. Demonstrated ability in working with students in formal and informal situations and show evidence of successful work experience
  4. Eligible to obtain a State Paraprofessional Aide License
General Duties:                     To assist the teacher in achieving teaching objectives by working with individual students or small groups to help them achieve the skill levels of the class as a whole.  The aide will accomplish this goal under the direction of the classroom teacher and the supervision of the building principal.
Specific Performance Duties:
  1. Works with individual students or small groups of students to reinforce learning of material or skills initially introduced by the teacher
  2. Assists the teacher in devising special strategies for reinforcing material skills based on a sympathetic understanding of individual students, their needs, interests, and abilities
  3. Guides independent study, enrichment work, and remedial work set up and signed by the teacher
  4. Corrects papers and supervises testing and makeup work as assigned by the teacher
  5. Assists with such large group activities as reading aloud and story telling
  6. Serves as the chief source of information and helps any substitute teacher assigned in the absence of the regular teacher
  7. Alerts the regular teacher to any problem or special information about an individual student
  8. Maintains the same high level of ethical behavior and confidentiality of information about students as is expected of teachers
  9. Participates in inservice training programs as assigned
  10. Keeps bulletin board and other classroom or school learning displays up to date
  11. Assists with the supervision of students during emergency drills, assemblies, play periods, and field trips
  12. Performs other job related duties as assigned by the teacher, principal or designee
  13. Works with individual or small groups of students on specific skills and/or assignments
  14. Assists in classroom by answering individual student’s questions while he/she is working on assignments
  15. Monitors/assists students during lunch, free-time activities or work placements
  16. Administers medications to students consistent with District policies and student IEPs
  17. Assists students with personal health needs such as feeding, walking, etc.
  18. Accompanies student to inclusion classes, as needed
  19. Keyboards study materials, classroom materials, examinations, and correspondence
  20. Assists in classroom documentation 
Evaluation:                            Performance of this job will be evaluated in accordance with provisions of the Board of Education’s policy on evaluation of support services personnel.
This job description in no manner states or implies these are the only duties and responsibilities to be performed by the position incumbent.  The incumbent will be required to follow instructions and perform duties required by the incumbent’s supervisor, appointed authority, or designee.

Posted By

Chillicothe City School District

425 Yoctangee Pkwy , Chillicothe, OH 45601

At the following locations

District Office

425 Yoctangee Parkway , Chillicothe, OH 45601

Compare with State

Amount per Student


State Average: $13,686

% ELL Students


State Average: 3%

Student Teacher Ratio


State Average: 16.87

% IEP Students


State Average: 15%



State Average: 294