Jan 13, 2024

Paraprofessional

  • TrulyHired
  • Spencer, MA, USA
Full-time Education

Job Description

Paraprofessionals assist teachers in providing an innovative, high quality education program designed to meet the needs of all children in the Spencer-East Brookfield Regional School District. Paraprofessionals will work with school staff to create an educational environment that meets the needs of all students by providing instructional assistance, classroom support, and implementing effective classroom strategies. Paraprofessionals in the Spencer-East Brookfield Regional School District have a substantial benefit package including competitive wages, paid holidays, and Professional Development opportunities. Responsibilities: 1. Supports direct instruction to children individually, in small groups, and in classroom settings specifically at the middle school level (grades 5-8). 2. Provides assistance with classroom activities. 3. Supervises students and the completion of instructional materials. 4. Manages individual and classroom behavior. 5. Supervises students on field trip activities. 6. Performs other support services and related duties as requested by Building Principal. Examples of support services and educational settings served by paraprofessionals may include: life skills, developmental classrooms, social, emotional, & behavioral support (SEBS), LINKS (Autism) program, visual or mobility orientation, language learning delays and medical care. Please note: Additional duties may need to be performed as part of the job requirement in favor of student success. Be sure to review the Collective Bargaining Agreement to ensure that you clearly understand the conditions of your employment as a paraprofessional. QUALIFICATIONS: Required Qualifications: High School Diploma or GED, and Associate of Arts or Science Degree or higher, or 60 undergraduate college credits, or Meeting or exceeding the State mandated score on the Paraprofessional Assessment or Work Keys Assessment Preferred Qualifications: BA Degree with Educator Licensure Experience working with students in various education settings including but not limited to: initiative steam lab / in-school suspension **A passing score on the ParaPro Exam.

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