Special Education Paraprofessionals | Paraprofessional - Sp Ed | Jefferson High School | Available: ASAP | Closing: Until Filled


Position Title:
   Program Management Support Paraprofessional – Job Coach

Effective Date:

   Class III starting at $18.81-$22.68 per hour
   *Wage placement based on similar experience

  6.2 hours per day
  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 Educator Exam
  • PCA Certification (or the ability to obtain)

Required Experience:
   Experience working with special education children in an educational setting preferred


  • 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

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 repetitively transfer to/from the floor
  • Must have ability to kneel

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