Paraprofessional-Bilingual (Spanish or Arabic) Elementary

Posted 3 years ago
Position Areas
Instructional Support


Paraprofessional-Bilingual (Spanish or Arabic) Elementary

Working Conditions
Full time
182 days

Work with assigned students or groups of students to assist in developing students’ language skills and academic achievement

ELS (PARA) License
Fluent English and Spanish (Reading, Writing, and Speaking)

Job Summary:

  • Work with individual or small groups of students under the direction and supervision of the EL/bilingual teacher or regular classroom teacher (push-in)
  • Translate written documents at the request of the bilingual teacher, building principal, EL Director, or front office personnel.
  • Serve as an interpreter for parent conferences and telephone calls as needed at the request of the bilingual teacher, building principal, EL Director, or front office personnel.
  • Assist in preparation of instructional materials.
  • Serve as the chief source of information and help to any substitute teacher in the absence of the bilingual/EL  teacher.
  • Provide clerical assistance to the bilingual teacher such as filing, record keeping, data entry, copying, etc.
  • Establish and maintain cooperative and effective working relationships with others.
  • Ability to read, write, and speak English and Spanish or Arabic.
  • Use personal computer and general office equipment. Demonstrate proficiency using the technology and computer-based programs provided by the District. Use these programs to effectively manage and organize files, communication, records and databases.
  • Other duties as assigned by the teacher and/or administrator
Application Procedure
Interested candidates should complete an online application and submit electronically any application materials (resume, transcripts, letters of recommendation). Applicants are asked not to mail paper documents.

Posted By

Suburban Cook County Online Application Consortium

4100 Joliet Ave , Lyons, IL 69534

At the following locations

Hannum School, 9800 S. Tripp, Oak Lawn

9800 South Tripp , Oak Lawn, IL 60453