Special Education Paraprofessional (#1802988)
Special education paraprofessional that will assist a student with Down Syndrome under the direction of the Special Education Director and certified teachers. The Paraprofessional will work in both an inclusionary setting (i.e. least restrictive environment) and the general education setting. The special education paraprofessional assists the teacher in general daily classroom activities, helps the special needs student with both education and social goals, and helps provide a safe learning environment for the student, affirming their abilities, and striving to promote dignity in all relationships.
Duties and Responsibilities: • Assisting the student in achieving academic success. • Behavior support with the student which includes step-by-step instructions, repetition, and patience. • Social integration • Consultation and collaboration with Special Education and Regular Education Teachers as well as related service staff. Reports to: Special Education Director and High School Director