Anticipated General Vacancy Announcement-Intensive Paraeducator

Posted: Continuous 2012-02-10
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Anticipated General Vacancy Announcement-Intensive Paraeducator

 

 

District :   BOULDER VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT is committed to providing a challenging educational experience for all its students. The district serves a diverse community that demands educational excellence. It stands as a leader in academic excellence with top ratings at the state and national level for outstanding classroom teachers, exemplary schools, and programs that support student achievement. The communities of Boulder, Louisville, Lafayette, Superior, Broomfield, Nederland, Ward, Jamestown and Gold Hill cover approximately 500 square miles and serve an estimated 211,000 residents, with an enrollment of more than 29,000. The University of Colorado and many nationally known organizations and companies are located within its boundaries. Abundant year-round recreational activities are available in the Boulder Valley area. Website:http://bvsd.org

 

Vacancies for the following position are anticipated; applicants are encouraged to complete the application process to indicate their interest.    Applications for the "Anticipated" vacancy will not be considered for specific positions!    If applicants are inter ested in any specific vacancies, they must apply to that specific posting.  The application can be "Edited" and then applied for specific positions.

 

Position:   Paraeducator, Intensive

General Responsibilities:

·         Assist students with severe disabilities in both the regular and special education classrooms with schoolwork

·         Assist case manager/teacher with paperwork on student's progress or regression an preparing materials

·         Provide personal care to students requiring hygiene issues

·         Ability to perform physical labor, including lifting of up to 50 pounds

 (A complete Job Description is available on the District's website.)

 

Qualifications:

                       

Required:

·         High School Diploma or equivalent

·         English language skills; ability to read, write, speak and communicate in English (must pass English component of interview process)

·         Completed BVSD Online Application

·         CPI, CPR, and First Aid certifications within 30 days after hire

                       

Preferred:

·         Experience in working with children

·         Positive communication, interaction and work experience with diverse people

·         Basic bilingual skills

 

Application Process:   Application for the position is completed online through the District's website, http:// bvsd.org.   From the Homepage, click on the "Jobs @BVSD" tab and follow the directions for applying.  In the AppliTrack application, "#4 Vacancy Desired", check the appropriate "General Posting" position for your interest.  Specific openings will be announced individually and online; if you are interested in any specific posting, you MUST apply to that vacancy.  

 

Employment is contingent upon successful completion of the post-offer screening process, including a background check and possible medical examination.

 

The Boulder Valley School District is an equal opportunity educational institution and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, sex, gender identity/expression, national origin, creed, religion, age, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status in admission or access to, and treatment and employment in its educational programs or activities.  Inquiries or complaints concerning the District's nondiscrimination policies may be referred to the District's Office of Legal Counsel, BVSD, 6500 E. Arapahoe Road, Boulder, Colorado 80303, 720-561-5903, or the Office for Civil Rights, U. S. Department of Education, Region VIII, Federal Office Building, 1244 North Speer Blvd., Suite 310, Denver, Colorado 80204, 303-844-5695.

Boulder Valley School District


PO Box 9011
6500 East Arapahoe Rd
Boulder, CO 80301
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