Job:

Paraprofessional

Posted on: May 12, 2022

The Paraprofessional will be responsible with working with students on a one-to-one basis or with small groups and assist in maintenance of materials, equipment and records of the program; and reinforce instruction as directed by the teacher and communicate with students in English or a designated second language to facilitate instructional processes.

Essential Functions:

– Provide support to the teacher(s) and assist in lesson preparation directed by the teacher.
– Confer, as needed, with teachers concerning programs and materials to meet student needs.
– Assist certified teachers during testing period as assigned by teacher/school administrator.
– Provide support to the teacher by helping set up work areas, displays and exhibits, operating audio-visual equipment, operating educational training equipment and distributing and collecting paper and supplies.
– Provide translations for non-English speaking parents such as phone calls, notes, and letters between home and school.
– Under the supervision of a certified personnel/administrator and on a limited basis perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

– A minimum of a high school diploma or general education equivalent.
– Current Paraprofessional License.
– Excellent interpersonal skills.
– Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
– Ability and willingness to work with students in a multilingual setting.
– Ability and commitment to work cooperatively in the instructional team under the supervision of the assigned teacher(s).
– Ability and commitment to learn instructional techniques to meet individual student needs.
– Proficient in computer technology (Google, Microsoft Office).
– Bilingual (English-Spanish) preferred.
– Extended work hours may be required dictated by business needed.
– A combination of the above shall also be considered.

Job Type: Full-time