JobID 1209 : Special Ed Paraprofessional (#2014507)

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New Ulm Independent School District #88

414 South Payne, New Ulm, MN 56073

Phone: 507-233-6180      www.newulm.k12.mn.us

A leader in education through engaging and innovative programs and support structures.

New Ulm Public Schools is a regional center of educational excellence.  Our schools and staff provide challenging and engaging academic programs for all students. Student success in academics, fine arts and athletics are reasons students and families come to New Ulm. 

We are redefining education in New Ulm.  We offer an early learning center for preschool and kindergarten students, including a community education center. This center includes many outdoor and indoor active learning spaces. Jefferson Elementary provides programming for grades 1-4, focusing on small group instruction, responsive classroom, STEM opportunities and core curriculum.  We offer a middle school structure and environment for grades 5-8, focused on advisory, exploratory and experiential learning opportunities.  Our new high school building is for grades 9-12, offering college, vocational and work ready courses. We have many opportunities for fine arts and athletics for all students.

                 

 

Position available:                 

 Special Ed Paraprofessional, Middle School

 

Location:

New Ulm Middle School, 414 South Payne Street, New Ulm

   

Job Summary:                                   

Facilitate student academic growth and social growth by providing individual or small group support/reinstruction and service at the guidance/direction of certified staff. This position requires confidentiality, good communication and interpersonal skills, flexibility, teamwork, and knowledge of technology and may require heavy lifting.

                                   

Qualifications:                                   

Experience and ability to work with students; ability to follow and carry out the classroom teacher’s instructions; familiarity with computer use and good communication skills.  High School Diploma or GED required. 

                                                                       

Days/Hours:                            

Hours may vary slightly depending on students needs, but hours will generally be 7:45 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. on all school days plus additional training dates as directed. 

 

Start Date:                              

Immediate

                                   

Wage:                                     

Dependent upon experience; Starting wage $12.83/hour; Classification A13

 

Application Deadline:              

Applications will be reviewed as received.

 

Application procedure:            

To apply as an INTERNAL applicant:

1.            Go to https://www.applitrack.com/newulm/onlineapp/

2.            Under “ Internal Applicants”, click on Submit an internal application/transfer form

3.            Complete the page with your information, click next and submit.

 

To apply as an EXTERNAL applicant:

1.            Go to https://www.applitrack.com/newulm/onlineapp/

2.            View job openings listed under “External Candidates”

3.            Complete the pages with your information and submit.

    

Questions:                              

Please contact New Ulm Public Schools Administrative offices at 507-233-6180.

  

                      

 The school district shall require that applicants for school district positions, who receive an offer of employment, submit to a criminal history background check at an expense to the applicant.  All final offers of employment are contingent upon background check results.

 

The employer reserves the right to make assignments of employees to particular buildings.  New Ulm Public School is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, and disability or veteran status.

 

 

For more information on New Ulm Public Schools and the city of New Ulm, please visit the following resources:

New Ulm Public Schools: www.newulm.k12.mn.us

City of New Ulm: http://www.ci.new-ulm.mn.us

New Ulm Chamber of Commerce: http://www.newulm.com/

Careers in New Ulm video:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t32wGisMkWI

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New Ulm Public School District

414 SOUTH PAYNE STREET, DISTRICT ADMINISTRATIVE CENTER, NEW ULM, MN 56073-8888
 
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Compare with State

Amount per Student

$12,036 (USD)

State Average: $13,408 (USD)

% ELL Students

1%

State Average: 8%

Student Teacher Ratio

15.43

State Average: 15.44

% IEP Students

19%

State Average: 15%

FTE

290

State Average: 200