Support Paraprofessional

Job | Posted a month ago


We strongly believe that diversity of experience contributes to a broader collective perspective that will consistently lead to a better school system and better results for all students. We are working hard to increase the diversity of our team wherever we can and we actively encourage all to consider becoming a part of it. 

Position: Support Paraprofessional

Location: Mendota Elementary School
Hours:  1.5 hours per day 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 P.M.: M-F, Student Contact Days

Salary range:   $15.38 – 16.92 per hour based on the 2019- 2021 salary schedules for district paraprofessionals.

  • Minimum of High School diploma or equivalent. 
  • Must be able to use a computer book check-out system.
  • Spanish speaking perferred
  • Experience with children in group situations, sensory breaks, detial oriented, good communication skills, high degree of flexibility.
  • Positive attitude and willingness to work with students, parents and staff to plan/prepare for improved school success.
  • Self starter-create and initiate programs for our students and teachers to improve/engage reading
  • Get all involved
  • Ability to adhere a strict schedule
  • Experience working with children of diverse economic, social, and cultural backgrounds.
Physical Requirements:
   Physically capable of meeting all performance responsibilities required with students, including moderate standing, walking, stooping, bending and kneeling.  Presenting information to students and lifting up to 40 pounds.    

To be considered for this position, please apply on-line at:
Position will remain open until filled.

Posted By

Independent School District 197

1979 Summit Lane, Mendota Heights, MN 55118
Compare with State

Amount per Student


State Average: $13,408

% ELL Students


State Average: 8%

Student Teacher Ratio


State Average: 15.44

% IEP Students


State Average: 15%



State Average: 200