The classroom paraprofessional assists the teacher in the following areas: • Preparing adequate lesson plans. • Providing a developmentally appropriate environment. • Providing for individual differences. • Implementing positive guidance techniques. • Encouraging child participation. • Taking proper care of school property. • Conducting learning activities with the children. • Preparing materials for instruction. • Maintaining neatness in the classroom. • Participating in daily routines such as lunch and bus supervision. • Participating in in-service training. • Perform other tasks as assigned by Supervisor(s).
• Required: Two years of college credit hours. • Demonstrated ability to relate and motivate all students with respect to learning styles to make learning meaningful, effective, contextual and involving positive interactions for the ongoing intellectual development of young minds. • Ability to successfully integrate technology into the classroom while engaging students. • Experience in working with sensitive information regarding students; able to perform duties maintaining confidentiality along with professional demeanor when interacting with students. • Such alternatives to the above qualifications as the Board may find appropriate.