Support Staff | Paraeducator | Districtwide | Closing: Until filled


Paraeducators (General Education/Resource)

District Wide

The Mankato School District has positions available for Paraeducators (General Education, Resource). Positions are available in Early Learning, Elementary, Middle School, and High School sites.. Both full-time and part-time positions are available for the 2023-24 school year.

Summary of Duties (General Education):
The General Education Paraeducator assists teachers in keeping students on task, monitors and/or reinforces positive behavior, escorts students to and from various places, assists teachers in preparing and organizing materials, and helps to maintain an orderly classroom.

Summary of Duties (Resource): 
Under the direction of an assigned supervisor, assist the special and general teachers in providing instruction to individuals or small groups of special education students in an assigned educational program; assist children with meeting the goals and objectives of their Individualized Education Plan (IEP); attend to the physical and health needs of students; monitor and report student progress regarding educational performance; perform a variety of clerical and supportive duties related to classroom activities and classroom management.

Candidates must meet one of the following criteria to qualify for this position:

  • 60-semester credits (or two years full-time at an institute of higher education)

  • or an Associate’s degree (AA, AS, AAS) or a cut score of at least 460 on the ParaPro Assessment      

Starting at $15.00 per hour.

To apply for this position go to  and click on “View our open positions”. 

This position will be filled on the basis of experience, competency, and qualifications of the applicant and the needs of the District.  District 77 complies with state and federal fair employment regulations.

For further information, call Human Resources at 507-387-3017.