Summer Academy Program Paraprofessional-Elementary K-8

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Poquoson City Public Schools Summer Academy 2022
TITLE: Summer Academy Program Paraprofessional-Elementary K-8
PRIMARY FUNCTION: Assists the Summer Academy classroom teacher by performing assigned duties related to students’ instructional objectives. (e.g., reinforcing instruction under the direction and supervision of the teacher or building administrator, assembling and preparing instructional materials, and assisting students with transitions during the day.)  Summer Academy will run from July 6 to August 4, 2022, Monday-Thursday only. All Summer Academy classes will be held at Poquoson Elementary School.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Associate’s Degree or higher; or High school diploma or equivalent with additional 90 semester credit hours from accredited institutions; or High School Diploma or equivalent with addition of passing a rigorous test as approved by the Virginia Department of Education for purposes of becoming highly qualified under the No Child Left Behind legislation.
• Basic knowledge and/or experience related to area of assignment
• Knowledge and practice of computer skills
• Demonstrates initiative and self-direction
• Ability to type, organize and file materials
• Exhibit flexibility and patience in working with all students, parents and staff
• Skilled in handling varied multiple duties
• Ability to communicate both orally and in writing
• Willingness to serve all students
• Ability to assist in the implementation of an instructional program and to participate in monitoring and ensuring appropriate student behavior, including outdoor activity areas, gymnasiums, or wherever needed
• Willingness to meet individual student needs (e.g., medical, personal hygiene, behavior)
• Sufficient strength, agility, and dexterity (able to lift 50 pounds unassisted)
• Assists teacher under direct instruction in preparing and implementing daily lessons
• Assists teacher in ensuring appropriate student behavior with implementation of behavior management and/or medical management plans
• Maintains confidentiality with regard to student records and information
• Implements or assists in fulfilling students’ daily personal health maintenance tasks
• Serves bus, car, or hall duty
• Performs clerical work related to instructional activities
• Supports the teacher in assembling and preparing instructional materials and in maintaining classroom
• Participates in Summer Academy Staff Orientation
• Provides student support as indicated in IEP, Section 504 Plan, or other student intervention plans
• Performs other duties as assigned by Summer Academy Coordinator

  • Contingent upon student enrollment.
  • 1 hour orientation on June 27, 2022
  • 18 days: July 6 - August 4, 2022, Monday-Thursday only.
  • Daily Elementary (K-5) Para Hours: 8:15am-12:45pm
  • Daily Middle School (6-8) Para Hours: 7:45am-12:15pm
  • Pay of $17/hour
REPORTS TO: Summer Academy Coordinator
EVALUATION: Evaluated in accordance with School Board policy and administrative regulations on evaluation of non-licensed personnel 

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500 City Hall Avenue , Poquoson, VA 23662

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Poquoson City Public Schools

500 City Hall Avenue , Poquoson, VA 23662