Student Support Services | Special Education Paraprofessional | Orono High School | Available: 08/26/2024 | Closing: Open Until Filled


Description:  Special Education Paraeducator 0.5 FTE (Secondary)
Orono Transition Program 

Job Summary: 

  • Provide supervision to students in transition¬†program.
  • Support student academic needs, as well as social, emotional, and self-care needs in a variety of settings as assigned.
  • Collaborate with other paraprofessionals for the benefit of all students.
  • Help students develop life skills.


  • This is a three and a quarter (3.25)¬†hour per day position for 170 days/year.
  • Paraprofessionals must be able to meet the physical requirements of the job, which entails¬†lifting, bending, and¬†twisting¬†in various settings.
  • Be a motivated, self-starter with the ability to handle situations with a calm demeanor.
  • A high level of compassion for students with developmental disabilities is essential.
  • Flexibility and a cooperative nature are required.

Bargaining Group and Level:  Paraeducators/Special Education Para

Application Procedure:
All applicants must apply online at:

District Website:

Corinna Graner, Ed.S., Director of Special Services
Dr. Scott E. Alger, Executive Director of Human Resources