Full-Time Special Education Paraprofessional
We are looking for an individual that is experienced with children, and enjoys working with them! Pay is based on experience.
To assist, support, and work closely with teachers, administrators, and other team members in providing a quality instructional program to continuously improve student achievement.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Effectively observes assigned work hours.
Maintains a pattern of prompt and regular attendance.
Follows the daily schedule as prescribed. Adjusts to work assignments and/or schedule changes.
Works with individual students or small groups of students to reinforce learning of materials or skills initially introduced and outlined by the teacher.
Provides extra assistance to students with exceptionalism, such as non-English-speaking students or those with physical and/or mental disabilities, and 504 Plans. Assists as directed by the supervising teacher in the effort to successfully maintain students with special needs in an integrated setting, as determined by the IEP team.
Assists the teacher in preparing materials and equipment for direct instructional activity, including locating, copying, collating, distributing and/or grouping materials to support instructional activities planned by the teacher.
Assists identified students with transporting materials or supplies as needed. Assists identified students with specific personal and physical needs.
Supervises students in classrooms, hallways, cafeterias, school yards, and gymnasiums.
Communicates clearly and positively with students and all stakeholders.
Serves as a source of information and assists any substitute teacher assigned to the class.
Attends staff meetings, and serves on committees as required.
Performs other duties as assigned by the supervising teacher, Principal or his/her designee.
Demonstrates ethical behavior and confidentiality of information about students in school environment and community.
Maintains a cooperative working relationship with Principal, supervising teacher, students, parents, staff and public.
Participates in professional learning activities which align with school improvement goals. Participates in staff development opportunities provided by the district
Demonstrates a positive attitude toward work assignment.
Prolonged periods of standing or sitting could be required.
Accepts responsibility for the work assigned and accepts constructive criticism.
Additional school level responsibilities as assigned by Principal or his/her designee
Job Type: Part-time
Salary: $11.00 to $14.00 /hour