JobID 1236 : ESL Assistant - Interim - Part-Time (#1768856)

Job | Posted a month ago

This position will facilitate learning for students who have limited English proficiency and seek to improve their ability to communicate in English.

Travel Requirements
-  Travel between schools, or between schools and central offices, may be required for certain positions.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
-  Ability to carry out instructions furnished in written or oral form.
-  Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide, and perform arithmetic operations as needed to assist students.
-  Ability to understand, apply and use personal computers and software applications (e.g., Word, Excel).
-  Ability to work with a diverse group of individuals.
-  Ability to maintain confidentiality of information regarding students, employees and others.
-  Ability to establish a supportive and compassionate relationship with students with special needs.
-  Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with students, staff and others contacted in the course of work.
-  Ability to report work orally or in writing to supervisor as required.
-  Effective writing and verbal communication skills.

Physical and Mental Demands, Work Hazards
-  Works in standard office and school building environments.
-  Ability to work outdoors during outdoor student activities.
Note:   Also see the Summary of Physical, Sensory and Environmental Requirements Needed to Perform Essential Functions for this position.

Qualifications Profile
-  Any combination of education and experience providing the required skill and knowledge for successful performance would be qualifying.  Typical qualifications would be equivalent to:
-  High School diploma or equivalent.
-  Successful completion of college level coursework or passing of examination as required by the No Child Left Behind Act.
-  Prior experience working with special needs children desirable.


Must be Highly Qualified.  In order to be Highly Qualified applicant must have at least one of the following qualifications:
1.  Have taken or will take the Praxis Test for Paraprofessionals and achieve(d) a passing score.
2.  48 hours of successful college course work
3.  An Associate's Degree or higher

FLSA Status:             Non-exempt

Posted By

Bradley County School District

800 South Lee HWY, Cleveland, TN 37311
Compare with State

Amount per Student

$8,554 (USD)

State Average: $9,312 (USD)

% ELL Students


State Average: 4%

Student Teacher Ratio


State Average: 15.06

% IEP Students


State Average: 13%



State Average: 874