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Special Education Paraprofessional - Independent School District 622

Posted on 2019-08-13 1:05:22 PM

Listing expires 2019-10-12 12:00:00 AM

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Start Your Online Application Now<https://nam02.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.applitrack.com%2Fisd622%2FOnlineApp%2FJobPostings%2FView.asp%3FAppliTrackJobId%3D11994&data=02%7C01%7Cscsu-edpost%40stcloudstate.edu%7C2246ae5301ea4a38159d08d72018ce00%7C5011c7c60ab446ab9ef4fae74a921a7f%7C0%7C0%7C637013163224182570&sdata=xoE4qp1L1exV8O1ccHl58QVBpjDvhHZoNuh7ftp34MA%3D&reserved=0> Internal consideration is given until 3:30 pm on 8/19/2019 Position: Special Education Paraprofessional Work Schedule: Mon-Fri, 8:15 a.m. - 2:45 p.m., Student Contact Days Start Date: 9/3/19 Pay: $15.32 - $17.79 per hour; new District 622 Special Education Paraprofessional starting pay is $15.32 - $16.80 per hour DOQ Benefits: Benefits are in accordane with the labor agreement covering Paraprofessioals - https://www.isd622.org/site/Default.aspx?PageID=329<https://nam02.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.isd622.org%2Fsite%2FDefault.aspx%3FPageID%3D329&data=02%7C01%7Cscsu-edpost%40stcloudstate.edu%7C2246ae5301ea4a38159d08d72018ce00%7C5011c7c60ab446ab9ef4fae74a921a7f%7C0%7C0%7C637013163224182570&sdata=jStKyuZxY84B2u%2FWxCTqoP3SNDmdMXziUVH103d3cfc%3D&reserved=0> Required Qualifications: * A high school diploma or GED and one of the following: * An AA, AS, AAS (or higher) degree, or * Two years of post-secondary coursework (60 semester credits or 90 quarter credits) from an accredited institution of higher education which are applicable toward a bachelors degree, or * Passing score of 460 (or higher) on the ParaPro Assessment. (For more information on the ParaPro Assessment, contact Educational Testing Service at 1-800-772-9476 or www.ets.org/parapro<https://nam02.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.ets.org%2Fparapro&data=02%7C01%7Cscsu-edpost%40stcloudstate.edu%7C2246ae5301ea4a38159d08d72018ce00%7C5011c7c60ab446ab9ef4fae74a921a7f%7C0%7C0%7C637013163224192569&sdata=wFR%2F8J504QgEdo24AlP4oUKbxGTFM%2FfUgpbnWxfqoXQ%3D&reserved=0>) * Ability to lift up to 70 pounds and restrain students in emergency situations * Strong communication and interpersonal skills * Ability to maintain confidentiality * Completion of any required training necessary for the position. Preferred Qualifications: * Bachelor&#8217;s degree or equivalent (preferably in Education) * Education assistant/paraprofessional or teaching experience * Experience working with individuals with disabilities * Experience and/or training in behavior management Responsibilties: * Assist in the instruction of students by providing support and practical training to students in various subject matters * Provide assistance to the teacher by performing such duties as: * Implementing instructional plans and assisting with the adaptation/modification of the curriculum as directed by the teacher * Preparing class schedules * Organizing learning materials * Assisting with classroom activities * Assist educational staff in performing duties to meet the specific needs of students including, but not limited to: * Redirecting inappropriate behaviors of students in classrooms * Preparing food for and/or feeding students * Assisting in the physical movement of students * Diapering and toileting students * Escorting students to vocational training jobs * Chaperoning student community outings * Supervising students during bus loading and unloading * Promote a safe and productive learning environment for students, ensuring that student needs are met by communicating with other staff about student needs * Monitor and document the educational progress of students by performing evaluations of student progress and needs * Record data pertaining to Individual Educational Plans (IEPs) * Maintain confidentiality regarding students and the educational setting at all times * Other related duties as assigned ISD 622 is an equal opportunity employer and supports an inclusive workplace environment. Independent School District 622 uses the applicant tracking<https://nam02.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.frontlineeducation.com%2Fsolutions%2Frecruiting-hiring%2F&data=02%7C01%7Cscsu-edpost%40stcloudstate.edu%7C2246ae5301ea4a38159d08d72018ce00%7C5011c7c60ab446ab9ef4fae74a921a7f%7C0%7C0%7C637013163224192569&sdata=VwK8Yly3ejWw5aU19V1RM2uWCB1LP3r3ggW%2BkaFQiBY%3D&reserved=0> system from Frontline Education to manage employment applications online
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Internal consideration is given until 3:30 pm on 8/19/2019

Position: Special Education Paraprofessional
Work Schedule: Mon-Fri, 8:15 a.m. - 2:45 p.m., Student Contact Days
Start Date: 9/3/19
Pay:  $15.32 - $17.79 per hour; new District 622 Special Education Paraprofessional starting pay is $15.32 - $16.80 per hour DOQ
      
Benefits:  Benefits are in accordane with the labor agreement covering Paraprofessioals -  https://www.isd622.org/site/Default.aspx?PageID=329 

Required Qualifications:
  • A high school diploma or GED and one of the following:
    • An AA, AS, AAS (or higher) degree, or
    • Two years of post-secondary coursework (60 semester credits or 90 quarter credits) from an accredited institution of higher education which are applicable toward a bachelors degree, or
    • Passing score of 460 (or higher) on the ParaPro Assessment.  (For more information on the ParaPro Assessment, contact Educational Testing Service at 1-800-772-9476 or www.ets.org/parapro)
  • Ability to lift up to 70 pounds and restrain students in emergency situations
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Completion of any required training necessary for the position.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent (preferably in Education)
  • Education assistant/paraprofessional or teaching experience
  • Experience working with individuals with disabilities
  • Experience and/or training in behavior management
Responsibilties:
  • Assist in the instruction of students by providing support and practical training to students in various subject matters
  • Provide assistance to the teacher by performing such duties as:
    • Implementing instructional plans and assisting with the adaptation/modification of the curriculum as directed by the teacher
    • Preparing class schedules
    • Organizing learning materials
    • Assisting with classroom activities
  • Assist educational staff in performing duties to meet the specific needs of students including, but not limited to:
    • Redirecting inappropriate behaviors of students in classrooms
    • Preparing food for and/or feeding students
    • Assisting in the physical movement of students
    • Diapering and toileting students
    • Escorting students to vocational training jobs
    • Chaperoning student community outings
    • Supervising students during bus loading and unloading
  • Promote a safe and productive learning environment for students, ensuring that student needs are met by communicating with other staff about student needs
  • Monitor and document the educational progress of students by performing evaluations of student progress and needs
  • Record data pertaining to Individual Educational Plans (IEPs)
  • Maintain confidentiality regarding students and the educational setting at all times
  • Other related duties as assigned
ISD 622 is an equal opportunity employer and supports an inclusive workplace environment.


Independent School District 622 uses the applicant tracking system from Frontline Education to manage employment applications online