Student Support Services | Special Education Paraprofessional | Orono High School | Available: 09/05/2023 | Closing: Open Until Filled


Description:  Special Education Paraeducator (Orono Transition Program/Orono High School)

  • Strong ogranizational skills.
  • Working and collaborating with Special Education teachers.
  • Knowledge of Google drive/spreadsheets and Schoolology to support students with learning

Job Summary: 

  • Work with special education students in Transition/Special Education Program.
  • Support student functional skills development, independent living skills, as well as social, emotional, and self-care needs under the supervision of Special Education teacher.
  • Knowledge in modification of curriculum and re-teaching of learned concepts.


  • This is a¬†six and a half¬†(6.5) 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