Special Education Paraprofessional (#244636)
Lumen Scholar is a K-12 online charter school using multi-modality approaches to serve students as well as services within homes of students. The Special Education Paraprofessional will work under the guidance of the Special Education Teacher to provide SpEd services to students with individual education plans. This position will require serving students ranging in mild learning disabilities to severe physical/learning disabilities.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Provides a positive and encouraging atmosphere that promotes learning. Assist individual student in performing activities initiated by the teachers. Assist in monitoring supplementary work and independent study to assist students in meeting their IEP goals. Reinforce learning in a 1 on 1 setting within the student’s home. Provides assistance with IEP goal tracking and instruction. Performs clerical tasks, i.e., typing and maintaining records. Observes, records, and charts behavior. Assist with crisis problems or behavior management. Assist in preparation / production of instructional materials Carries out instructional programs designed by the General Education Teacher. Carries out tutoring activities designed by the Special Education Teacher. Provides a positive and encouraging atmosphere that promotes learning. Assist with submission of required assignments weekly.
Time Requirements: Summer Hours 5>10 hours weekly School Year Hours 15>20 hours weekly
Location: Must have reliable transportation to travel to the following locations. Student’s home in Springville, UT (3 times per week.) Lumen Scholar Institute, Orem, UT (occasionally for professional development and collaboration.)