Special Education Paraprofessionals | Paraprofessional - Sp Ed | Jefferson High School | Available: 8/27/24 | Closing: 7/17/24


Position Title:
   Program Management Support Paraprofessional


Jefferson High School 

Effective Date:

   Class III ranging from $22.86 – $25.95 per hour
   *Wage placement based on similar experience

   6.2 hours per day (Approx. 7:55 am – 2:37 pm)
   5 days per week
  180 days per year

Required Education:

  • High School Diploma
  • 60 credits post-secondary education or a passing score on the Para Pro Exam
  • PCA Certification (or the ability to obtain)

Physical Requirements:
  Must have the ability to pass a pre-work physical exam including the following requirements:

  • Must have ability to lift up to 50 pounds
  • Must have ability to push/pull equipment including standers, wheelchairs, etc
  • Must have ability to repetitively reach overhead
  • Must have ability to transfer to/from floor
  • Must have ability to kneel

Required Experience:
   Successful experiences working with speical education students in an educational setting preferred.

Work collaboratively with licensed and other staff to assist students with academic, behavioral/social/emotional, instruction, and daily living skills.

  • Assist in implementation of assigned tasks including instruction and assisting students academically
  • Monitor student’s skills of independence and implementation of classroom of individual behavior management programs
  • Assist with daily living activities
  • Communicate student’s progress with case managers

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Target Date: 7/17/24, Applications will be reviewed after 5 business days and interviews may commence until position is filled/removed from website.

Submit online application, cover letter, transcripts and resume by clicking on the “Apply” button in the top right