Special Education Paraprofessional K-12

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Start Date
09/08/2021
Position Areas
Special Education

Description

John F Kennedy Elementary

K-12 Special Education Paraprofessional

Position Description/Qualifications:

  • Serve as a contributing member of the special education team.
  • Support academic programs designed by special and general education teachers including leading small groups, providing one-to-one follow-up, re-teaching/review, and keeping students on-task.
  • Provide supports to enhance student success and independence through implementation of Individual Education Program (IEP) adaptations and accommodations. (e.g., taking notes in class, reading materials aloud, utilizing technology, implementing organizational tools).
  • Provide feedback to special education teachers about general education class activities, assignments, student participation, and behavior.
  • Promote a positive learning environment and advocates for student needs.
  • Facilitate interactions between students with disabilities and classmates.
  • Support development of individual communication, social and functional skills.
  • Implement individual student behavior plans including providing positive reinforcement, assisting with self-regulation and behavior de-escalation, assisting students to transition from general education classrooms and other school settings when behaviors are interfering with learning, and implementing safe restraint procedures when required.
  • Collect student data as directed by special education teacher.
  • Assist students with mobility which may include toileting/changing diapers, lifting and transferring students, helping with dressing, assisting students with adaptive equipment.
  • Accompany students during school-related community outings which may include driving a district vehicle.
  • Support activities of daily living (assisting with eating/feeding, hygiene, dressing skills, and toileting/diapering).
  • Maintain student and family data privacy and confidentiality.

Schedule:
6.25 hours per day / Monday - Friday
Start / end times:  Approx 9:15 am - 4:00 pm
174 days
Start Date: 09/08/2021

Pay Rate: 
Position classified LEAF B-2-1 / $17.39 - $21.78 per hour depending on experience

Please apply online at https://isd194.org/employment/

 

ISD 194 IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER AND SUPPORTS WORKFORCE DIVERSITY

Posted By

Lakeville Area Public Schools

8670 210th West , Lakeville, MN 55044
 

At the following locations

John F. Kennedy Elementary School

21240 Holyoke Avenue , Lakeville, MN 55044