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Paraprofessional - General Education

Title
Paraprofessional - General Education
Location
190 Ashley Blvd.
Description
JOB GOALS: To assist, support, and work closely with teachers, administrators, and other team members in providing educational benefit for students.

REPORTS TO: Assistant Principal

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
1. Works with individual students or small groups of students to reinforce learning of materials or skills initially introduced and outlined by certified staff.
2. Assist the certified staff in devising special strategies for reinforcing learning materials and skills based on a sympathetic understanding of individual students, their needs, interests, and abilities.
3. Monitors work, corrects papers, and supervises curriculum-based testing and makeup work as assigned by the certified staff.
4. Serves as the chief source of information and help to any substitute teacher assigned in the absence of the regular certified staff.
5. Performs clerical and instructional duties as assigned by the certified staff.
6. Alerts the certified staff to any problem or special information about an individual student.
7. Performs assigned supervision of students during lunch periods, play periods, and on field trips.
8. Demonstrated ethical behavior and confidentiality of information about students in school environment and community.
9. Participates in in-service training programs as approved.
10. Maintains safe working environment and encourages colleagues to be safety minded in the performance of all school-related duties.
11. Performs other such duties/assignments as directed by the Assistant Principal.

TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT:
• Approximately nine month working period.
• 60-day probation.
• Position constitutes an employee at will of GLCPS, with a contract length and salary to be established annually by the Board.

EVALUATION:
Performance of this job will be evaluated in accordance with provisions of the GLCPS policy on Evaluation of Classified Personnel.





Requirements
1. High School Diploma or equivalent.
2. Interest in children and education.
3. Desire to assist students in a learning environment.
4. Emotional maturity and stability necessary for the specialized work involved.
Start Date
8/19/2019
Salary
Range: $23k - $26k
Contact Amanda Castro
Phone: No phone calls please.
Fax: (508) 991-4110
acastro@glcps.org
190 Ashley Boulevard, New Bedford, MA 02746