Oct 07, 2020

Paraprofessional

  • TrulyHired
  • Dalton, NE 69131, USA
Full-time Education

Job Description


REPORTS TO: Assigned Teacher, Principal, Superintendent

STARTING WAGE: $10.00 per hour; any raises begin September 1

HOURS OF WORK: 7.5 hours per day starting as early as 6:30 am and ending as late as 4:30 pm with 30 minutes off for lunch as scheduled by Principal

DAYS OF WORK: Monday through Friday when students are present at school

SICK LEAVE: 37.5 hours per school year, can accumulate up to 112.5 hours

BEREAVEMENT LEAVE: 37.5 hours per school year; non-cumulative

PERSONAL LEAVE: 7.5 hours per school year; non-cumulative

PAID HOLIDAYS: 4 days per school year (New Year's, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas)

RETIREMENT: 9.78% of wages are deducted from paychecks for deposit in a retirement account. The District matches that amount at 9.8778%. The State also makes a 2% contribution.

OTHER: AFLAC Insurance is available for life, health, dental, vision, and disability.A 403b retirement plan is available.

REQUIREMENT: Successful completion of Project Para (NCLB Section) by the end of the first semester of employment

DUTIES:
  • Observe students for signs of distress, and attempt to put them at ease
  • Transport students in school provided vehicles
  • Provide a positive role model for students by ensuring appropriate conduct at all time
  • Encourage appropriate behavior and politeness
  • Work with students to provide teacher-designed interventions to progress the students toward higher levels of proficiency
  • Provide one-on-one or small group assistance for students needing individual attention
  • Tutor or facilitate small group instruction as directed and supervised by a teacher
  • Assist students with make-up work
  • Record the daily progress of student performance as directed by a teacher
  • Observe and record student attendance using the GoEduStar system
  • Read tests and/or assignments aloud to students
  • Assist teachers as needed with student discipline
  • Supervise students at cafeteria, playground, restroom, hallways, "specials" classes, and field trips
  • Maintain a cooperative working relationship with all school district employees, students, and parents
  • Escort students to various locations on campus
  • Assist students with buttoning coats, tying shoes, putting on overshoes, etc.
  • Assist students in the lunchroom carrying trays, cleaning up spills, micro-waving student meals
  • Assist students with any behavioral and physical disabilities
  • Collect and/or disseminate notes and/or money to/from parents and teachers
  • Assist in preparation of written reports, including but not limited to, progress reports and IEPs
  • May attend SAT and/or IEP meetings
  • Prepare classroom materials, bulletin board displays, special event programs, etc.
  • Perform clerical duties such as filing, copying, stuffing envelopes, etc.
  • Perform other tasks and duties as assigned.
  • Position Type: Full-time
Job Category: Instructional Support > Paraprofessional / IA
Equal Opportunity Employer
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Contact Information
  • Chris Geary, Superintendent
  • 504 Main Street
  • Dalton, Nebraska 69131

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