JobID 325 : Paraprofessional Aide (#358233)

Job | Posted 3 years ago

Paraprofessionals are responsible for working with students and staff in duties related to improving and maintaining an educational environment conducive to learning; they also work under the direction of the classroom teacher. Paraprofessionals assists in the implementation of a program of study to serve the educational needs of pupils, including special education, English as a Second Language, meeting the needs of students with disabilities and, under very limited circumstances, for regular education.  

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma
  • Preferred: 60 College Credits or Pass Parapro Assessment (score 456 or higher)
  • Experience working in a classroom setting with students and/or disruptive and disaffected students
  • Preferred but not required:
    • Substitute Teacher certification  
    • Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) training
    • CPR certified
    • Experience in special education and students with disabilities
Application Procedure (see links below):
1. Complete online application via Applitrack.
2. Complete NJDOE Oath of Allegiance.
3. Complete Criminal History Review.

Weehawken Township School District is an EOE/AA Employer

No phone calls please.

Posted By

Weehawken Township School District

53 Liberty Place, Weehawken Board of Education, Weehawken, NJ 07086
Compare with State

Amount per Student

$17,819 (USD)

State Average: $19,422 (USD)

% ELL Students


State Average: 5%

Student Teacher Ratio


State Average: 12.25

% IEP Students


State Average: 16%



State Average: 345