Temp. General Education Paraprofessional

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Description

 

TITLE: General Education Paraprofessional


Temporary Classroom Reduction
                
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
 
  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • AA Degree/ 60 college credits or pass Arizona Para Pro Assessment
  •  Arizona fingerprint clearance.
  • Must enjoy working with children.
  • One year childcare work experience OR an equivalent combination of education and experience that meets the standards of highly Qualified status for No Child Left Behinds. Bilingual preferred.
 
 

REPORTS TO:

Building Principal
 
JOB GOAL:
To assist with instruction and supervision of students through one-on-one and/or group instruction, assisting with testing and assessment of student’s progress and playground/lunchroom supervision
 
 
PERFORMANCE RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Works with individual students or small groups of students to reinforce learning of materials or skills initially taught by the teacher.
  • Assists the teacher in devising special strategies for reinforcing materials or skills based on a sympathetic understanding of individual students, their needs, interests, and abilities.
  • Alerts the teacher to any problems or special information about an individual student.
  • Maintains the same high level of ethical behavior and confidentiality of information about students as is expected of certified teachers.
  • Administers tests and assessments as requested under the supervision of a certified teacher.  Grades papers and maintains records under teacher supervision.
  • Assist the teacher in preparing bulletin boards, copying materials, laminating, grading papers, and assist with student assessment.
  • Assists with monitoring of students as assigned by school administration
  • Operates and cares for equipment used in the classroom.
  • Maintains files and computer records.
  • Assists supervising instructor with duties specifically related to area of instruction.
  • Performs other duties may be assigned.
 
 KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:
 
  • Knowledge of needs of students at different ages, educational and developmental levels.
  • Knowledge of district educational policies, regulations and rules.
  • Knowledge of federal and state laws, regulations, policies and rules.
  • Knowledge of educational practices, processes and techniques.
 
  • Skill in assessing student’s educational needs.
  • Skill in providing tutoring in various educational subjects and areas.
  • Skill in operating office equipment and computer hardware and software applications.
  • Skill in communicating orally and in writing.
  • Skill in translating and interpreting.
  • Skill in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with others.
 

TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT

9 Months
Salary as established by the Governing Board.
Class 3 Support Staff Wage Schedule

 

Posted By

Union Elementary School District (AZ)

3834 S. 91st Ave. , Tolleson, AZ 85353
 

At the following locations

Dos Rios Elementary School

2150 South 87th Avenue , Tolleson, AZ 85353