Instructional Paraprofessional

Job | Posted 2 months ago


2019/2020 School Year
.875 FTE
192 days per year/5 days per week/7 hours per day


Responsible for supporting instruction of children within an inclusive environment.
All duties are assigned by the teacher and building principal.


  • Proof of high school diploma or equivalent
  • Additionally, instructional paraprofessionals in Title I schools or paraprofessionals supported by Title I funds in a targeted Title I school must have 1 of the 3 following qualifications:
    • 2 years of higher education;
    • An associate's degree or higher; or
    • A passing score on the state paraprofessional assessment
  • Basic knowledge of reading and writing skills.
  • Ability to speak Spanish preferred.
55% - Provide support and extensions for children's learning activities.
5% - Document all tasks performed.
5% - Prepare materials for classroom instruction.
5% - Prepare materials for Home/School Connection.
1% - Provide one on one physical assistance to children with special needs.
1% - Clean and sanitize classroom materials.
10% - Provide one to one instruction for Home/School Connection.
5% - Document all tasks performed.
5% - Implement team planning for classroom instruction. 
3% - Implement team planning for Home/School Connection. 
3% - Provide documentation and support for parent/teacher conferences.
2% - Perform other duties as assigned.


SALARY:  Range 3 of the Classified Employee salary schedule.  To view current Adams 14 salary schedules, please click here.  Adams County School District 14 is a direct deposit employer. All new employees must be fingerprinted per H.B. 90-1077 at a cost of $40.00 to the employee.

APPLICATIONS DEADLINE: Until filled/ subject to closing at any time

APPLICATIONS:   All candidates must complete the district's online application for employment. Apply online at  For more information call 303-853-3201.

ABOUT THE DISTRICT:  Adams 14, a nationally recognized leader in education innovation, is Colorado's 23rd largest school district and serves more than 7,500 students annually. Nestled in the historic community of Commerce City, Adams 14 strives to ensure academic success for every student by providing highly effective classroom instruction, supplemental enrichment opportunities and parent/family collaboration opportunities. To learn more about Adams 14, visit

CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT: Per the Immigration Reform and Control Act (IRCA), the selected applicant shall be required to verify, within 72 hours of employment, their legal right to be employed in the United States. All contracts for employment of personnel shall be subject to approval by Adams County School District 14 Board of Education. Selected applicant must comply with all Adams County School District 14 Board of Education's policies, rules, and regulations.
Inspire. Educate. Empower.  Adams 14 is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Adams County School District 14

7133 E 73rd Ave, Commerce City, CO 80022
Compare with State

Amount per Student


State Average: $10,278

% ELL Students


State Average: 12%

Student Teacher Ratio


State Average: 17.36

% IEP Students

State Average: 11%



State Average: 415