Elementary School K-3 Literacy Paraprofessional

Job | Posted 3 months ago
Start Date


Estes Park School District R-3
Vacancy Announcement
Elementary School K-3 Literacy Paraprofessional
Position Goal: 

  • To increase student achievement in foundational literacy skills of K-3 studentsGeneral Requirements:

  • Ability and desire to work with Kindergarten through third grade aged students
  • Ability to work one-on-one and/or with small groups of students
  • Knowledge of and/or willingness to learn about foundational reading and literacy skills
  • Ability to use school assessments to monitor student progress
  • Basic understanding of Word, Excel, and Apple iPad functions
  • Ability to collaborate with staff
  • Ability and/or willingness to learn delivery of instruction remotely through Seesaw
  • Must be able to communicate effectively, follow written and oral instruction, district policies and technical materials
  • Ability to lift up to 40 pounds 
    Performance Responsibilities

  • Delivers reading interventions to small groups of students
  • Works with groups of students in grades K through 3 within the daily schedule
  • Implements research-based programs as designated; maintains up-to-date data and progress monitoring scores using technology software.
  • Develops positive classroom management techniques in order to engage and keep students on task.
  • Assists lead teachers in preparing materials and resources for literacy instructional activities, including preparing print and digital instructional materials.
  • Supervises students in classrooms, halls, cafeterias, school yards, and gymnasiums.
  • Performs other non instructional duties as assigned by the lead teacher, principal or his/her designee.
  • Demonstrates ethical behavior and confidentiality of information about students in the school environment and community.
  • Maintains a cooperative working relationship with principal, supervising teachers, students, parents, staff, and public. 
    Apply online at www.applitrack.com/estesschools/onlineapp. Only online applications accepted. Salary range is $12.60 to $14.26 with single benefits. Up to five years of similar work experience may be granted. See full job description at: https://www.applitrack.com/estesschools/onlineapp/admin/_admin.aspx#Report
    Position is open until filled
    Estes Park School District R-3 is an equal opportunity employer

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Park School District, Estes Park

1605 Brodie Ave., Estes Park, CO 60517
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Student Teacher Ratio*

State Average: 17.36

% ELL Students*

State Average: 11.60

% IEP Students*

State Average: 11%



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