Special Education Self- contained Paraprofessional Specialist (#1612299)

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Legacy Preparatory Academy is seeking a full time Special Education Self-Contained Paraprofessional Specialist for the 2019-2020 school year. Instructor/ Paraprofessional will work with special education teachers and academic coaches to create educational and behavior plans. Paraprofessional will implement plans, document progress, and collect data to support students in meeting their academic, social and behavioral goals.

Essential Job Functions

· Carry out instructional activities assigned by the teacher

· Adapts classroom activities, assignments and/or materials under the direction of the classroom teacher for the purpose of supporting and reinforcing student goals and objectives

· Implements under the supervision of assigned teacher, instructional programs and lesson plans (e.g. reading, math, writing, social skills, daily living skills, fine motor skills, etc.) for the purpose of presenting and/or reinforcing learning concepts

· Collect and record instructional and behavioral data as predetermined by the teacher

· Communicate regularly with the teacher concerning student progress

· Implement both individual and classroom wide behavior management plans

· Provide assistance to students with personal care, eating, dressing, and toileting needs, as necessary and determined by the teacher

· Provide support, assistance, and modifications to students in general education and special education settings, as defined by special and general education teachers

· Assist the teacher with daily and weekly lesson plans, daily data collection, and IEP development

· Documents student’s daily activities (e.g. behavior, completed assignments, on/off task times, etc.) for the purpose of completing daily logs and student’s hourly activities

· Assist the teacher in obtaining, constructing, and developing materials

· Perform other duties as assigned by the Special Education Director or supervising teacher

Posted By

Legacy Preparatory Academy

1375 W CENTER STREET, North Salt Lake, UT 84054

Compare with State

Student Teacher Ratio*

State Average: 22.85

% ELL Students*

State Average: 6.61

% IEP Students*

State Average: 12%


State Average: 338