Special Education Teacher Assistant

Job | Posted 16 days ago


Norman Public Schools
Resource Teacher's Assistant Job Description


Job Title: Resource Teacher's Assistant

Credentials: 1) Meets the Tier 1 (Title 1) Paraprofessional Requirements (at least one of the following):

  • Completed two years of study at an institution of higher education defined as completion of 48 hours of college coursework.

  • Has obtained an associate’s degree (or higher).

  • Has taken and passed the WorkKeys test, ParaPro test, or the Oklahoma General Education Test (OGET).


2) Holds an Oklahoma Special Education Paraprofessional Certificate or 

is willing to complete the Tier 2 (Special Education) Paraprofessional

Requirements and obtain the Oklahoma Special Education 

Paraprofessional Certificate in a timely manner.


Tier 2 (Special Education) Paraprofessional Requirements are as

follows and ALL must be completed to obtain and maintain the 

Oklahoma Special Education Paraprofessional Certificate.

  • Complete the Oklahoma Special Education Paraprofessional

Training at a Career Tech Center, OR Complete State approved

LEA training, OR complete training modules in PEPPER.

  • Complete and maintain training in skills in CPR and First


  • Complete Training in Universal Precautions/Bloodborne


  • Complete an additional 6 hours of professional development

and Universal Precautions/Bloodborne Pathogens each

school year after.


Education: High School Diploma or GED.  College hours helpful in meeting Tier 1 Paraprofessional Requirements. 


Training or experience required: Meets Tier 1 Paraprofessional Requirements.Previous work or volunteer experience with children, teenagers and or clerical experience preferred.


Reports to: Building Principal


Contract: 175 days

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Norman Public Schools

131 South Flood , Norman, OK 73069

At the following locations


911 W MAIN , NORMAN, OK 73069