Instructional Support | Educational Assistant | Southview/Bayview/Laketown Elementary Schools | Available: August 26, 2024 | Closing: Open Until Filled


Waconia Public Schools is looking for candidates dedicated to providing students with the opportunity to explore their passions and create their success!  A fast-growing school district located near the banks of Lake Waconia and approximately 25 miles west of Minneapolis, Waconia Public Schools serves more than 4,000 students and their families from the communities of Waconia, Victoria, Minnetrista, Saint Bonifacius, and New Germany.  School District facilities include an educational services and enrichment center, area learning center, three elementary schools (K-5), one middle school (6-8), and one high school (9-12).

Position Summary: The candidate hired for this position will provide assistance to students with special needs and support to teachers in the implementation of daily lesson plans and activities. 

Hours: Monday РFriday, 7:45am-2:45pm (Full-Time during the School Year)

Qualifications:  An A.A. degree, at least two years of study at an institution of higher education (a minimum of 60 semester credits), or a passing score on the ParaPro assessment. Information on the ParaPro Assessment can be found at Experience working with children in a classroom or educational setting and experience working with children with disabilities is preferred.

Salary: This is a Grade 9 position with an hourly rate pursuant to the Educational Support Professionals’ Collective Bargaining¬†Agreement plus a generous full-time benefits package that starts on the first day of employment!

Position Start Date: August 26, 2024

Application Procedure: Qualified candidates should apply online at  Application materials must include an ISD 110 application, letter of introduction, resume, educational transcripts and professional references. 

Closing Date: Open Until Filled

All job offers from Waconia Public Schools are conditioned upon passing a pre-employment criminal background check and ISD 110 School Board approval. 
Waconia Public Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer.