Special Education Paraprofessional K-5

Job | Posted 4 months ago
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Job Description:
Paraprofessional - Special Education (K-5)
Full-time, school year only


  • Work one on one with student with disability
  • Must be a good communicator
  • Must be able to work with a team and take direction/feedback from team members
  • Must be a self-starter
  • Assist in the implementation of strategies to facilitate skill development
  • Assist in the implementation of academic, behavioral and social skills necessary for exceptional students to function independently in the general education curriculum
  • Implement intervention techniques designed by classroom teachers and/or related service providers
  • Assist in ongoing developmental assessments by monitoring and documenting progress of student

Job Qualifications:

High school diploma or general education degree (GED); associate degree preferred

Application Procedure:
Apply Online

School Description:
Black River Public School is an independent, non-profit college-preparatory charter school serving grades K-12.  Chartered in 1996 by Grand Valley State University, the school features a multi-age Montessori-based elementary program, an integrated middle school liberal arts curriculum, and a rigorous high school program capped by 18 Advanced Placement courses.  The school has grown from 200 to more than 950 students.  Because of its unique curriculum, Black River is permitted to begin the school year prior to Labor Day.

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Black River Public School

491 Columbia Avenue, Holland, MI 49423
Compare with State

Amount per Student


State Average: $12,292

% ELL Students


State Average: 6%

Student Teacher Ratio


State Average: 18.25

% IEP Students


State Average: 13%



State Average: 199