PreK Paraprofessional Program Aide

Job | Posted 20 days ago
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$12 - $12 per HOUR
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Reports to: Early Learning Center Director Job Objective: Monitor students at different school times including student riders on bus routes Minimum Qualification: High school diploma or GED Position Summary: The Preschool Paraprofessional Program Aide is responsible for assisting all staff with student safety. Paraprofessionals are familiar with safety standards and common safety practices in schools. Working as a member of the Guadalupe School agency, paraprofessionals follow the mission, goal, and objectives of the agency when interacting with students, parents, staff, and the community. Qualifications: · A record free of criminal violations that would prohibit school employment · Complies with drug-free workplace rules and board policies · Self-directed, congenial disposition, and strong diplomacy skills · Successful completion child care training as provided by the center director is required as a condition of employment Essential Functions: The following are typical work responsibilities. A reasonable accommodation may be made to enable a qualified individual with a disability to perform essential functions. BUS: · Ride on the school bus with the bus driver during student pick-up and/or drop-off · Assist students while boarding and unloading the bus, including help with safety harnesses and other procedures · Monitor students during the duration of the bus route to ensure student safety · Take appropriate precautions to ensure safety · Communicate to center director any persistent concerns with student transportation

RECESS: · Monitor students during lunch and recess periods to ensure student safety. Promotes safe play and monitors child interactions to ensure all students are appropriately supervised and cared for · Communicate with classroom teachers and center director student needs, concerns, injuries or other important information requiring attention. Documents all incidents as required by program policies and law OTHER: · Participate in staff meetings and professional growth opportunities as directed · Wear work attire appropriate for student interactions and season of the year · Able to sit/stand/navigate stairs as needed while assisting students · Perform other specific job-related duties as directed · Bilingual English and Spanish preferred

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Guadalupe School

1385 North 1200 West, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
Compare with State

Student Teacher Ratio*

State Average: 22.85

% ELL Students*

State Average: 6.61

% IEP Students*

State Average: 12%


State Average: 338