Nov 28, 2020

Special Education Paraprofessional

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

Job Description

Major Responsibilities: • The Special Education Paraprofessional will work closely with a small case load of students who need additional supports to be successful in the classroom Carry out classroom schedule and routines • Assist with and follow a variety of classroom tasks and carry out classroom schedule and routines • Prepare materials and lessons with the classroom teacher; Make copies of homework, parent notices, resources • Assist in helping students complete assignments; Attend to behavioral and medical needs • Help maintain a clean and organized classroom; Implement school and district policies and procedures • Communicate with classroom teacher with regards to students' social, emotional, physical and academic needs • Maintain confidentiality • Develop and maintain helpful, supportive, respectful, and nurturing relationships with all children and families in the classroom • Assist in the maintaining a safe, healthy, secure, exciting, and developmentally appropriate classroom • Incorporate and pursue special interests and talents within the classroom; Observe classroom procedures as often as possible. • In the event that the classroom teacher is absent, paraprofessionals will be expected to take full responsibility for or assist the substitute teacher in classroom routines and pre-planned lessons. • Morning Duty: Includes active supervision of hallways and classroom. • Afternoon Duty: Includes active supervision of dismissal process. • Additional duties may be assigned without additional compensation or stipend
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
Job Category: Instructional Support > Paraprofessional / IA
Employer Description
In compliance with state and federal laws, Boston Renaissance Charter Public School maintains a nondiscrimination policy for students, employees and applicants for employment. All educational and employment determinations are based on an individual's qualifications and achievements without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity, genetic information, national origin,ancestry, homelessness, physical or mental disability, veteran status,or any other basis prohibited by state and/or federal statute. Learn more about us...
Equal Opportunity Employer
In compliance with state and federal laws, Boston Renaissance Charter Public School maintains a nondiscrimination policy for students, employees and applicants for employment. All educational and employment determinations are based on an individual's qualifications and achievements without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, ancestry, homelessness, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or any other basis prohibited by state and/or federal statute.
Job Requirements
  • Qualifications

    •Required 48 college credits hours or Associate degree or Passing score on ParaPro test (Minimum requirement for meeting highly qualified status)
    •Strong background in communication and interpersonal skills
    •Preferred Bachelor's Degree
    •Must be physically capable of and willing to run, stand, sit, stoop, crawl, kneel, reach, twist, push, sitting on the floor to complete activities and lift a child weighing more than 50 pounds as required to meet unique student needs.
  • At least 1 year of relevant experience preferred
  • Associate degree preferred
  • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required
Contact Information
  • Sarah O'Connor
  • 1415 Hyde Park Ave
  • Boston, Massachusetts 02136

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