Temp. General Education Paraprofessional

Job | Posted 3 months ago
Position Areas
Instructional Support



TITLE: General Education Paraprofessional

Temporary Classroom Reduction
  • 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.


Building Principal
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
  • 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 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.


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