Special Education Paraprofessional
JOB GOAL: To assist, support, and work closely with teachers, administrators, and other team members in providing educational benefit for students. PERFORMANCE RESPONSIBILITIES • Works with individual students or small groups of students to reinforce learning of materials or skills initially introduced and outlined by certified staff. • Assists the certified staff in devising special strategies for reinforcing learning materials and skills based on a sympathetic understanding of individual students, their needs, interests, and abilities. • Monitors work, corrects papers, and supervises curriculum-based testing and makeup work as assigned by the certified staff. • Serves as the chief source of information and help to any guest teacher assigned in the absence of the regular certified staff. • Performs clerical, classroom maintenance, and instructional duties as assigned by the certified staff. • Alerts the certified staff to any problem or special information about an individual student. • Performs assigned supervision of students during lunch periods, play periods, during carpool and on field trips. • Performs assigned non-instructional classroom duties, such as snack time, toileting, and clothing routines. • When requested, serves as a resource person to the General Education Intervention Team and/or IEP / Title 1 / ESL Team(s). • We have full time, part time and substitute positions available. Health insurance offered for full time employees.