Instructional Paraprofessional (2022-2023)

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Employment Type
Full-time
Start Date
Upcoming School Year
Position Areas
Instructional Support

Description

GENERAL DEFINITION OF WORK Under the supervision of the principal and supervising teacher, the Instructional Paraprofessional assists in the daily supervision and instruction of students.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Follow the directions of the teacher and/or principal Supervise students in instructional situations in the manner prescribed by the teacher and/or principal Consult with the teacher concerning academic expectations for individual students Become aware of the academic standards used in monitoring progress and implement those standards Use time efficiently in working with a group of students so that each child is helped as needed Use good judgment in interpreting a lesson and/or supporting teacher instruction in a group situation Assist the teacher and/or principal whenever possible in meeting the needs of each child Supervise students in the classrooms, hallways, bathrooms, playground, and at rest time in a safe, structured, and positive manner that supports the expectations of the teacher and/or principal Consult with the teacher and/or principal concerning behavioral expectations for the children in different situations Observe the quality and style of teacher-prepared materials so that the same standards will be maintained in materials prepared by the instructional paraprofessional Correctly operate the office machines that are necessary for preparation of materials Prepare materials in the most time-efficient manner Use time wisely so that materials are ready when needed Perform other duties as assigned

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES Ability to work closely with teachers Ability to communicate effectively with students and adults

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Danville Public Schools

341 Main Street, Suite 100 P.O. Box 9600, Danville, VA 24543
 

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Danville Public Schools

341 Main Street, Suite 100 P.O. Box 9600, Danville, VA 24543