Instructional Paraeducator

Posted: Continuous 2012-02-27
Available: Immediately Closes: 03/02/2012


Instructional Paraeducator - Sanchez Elementary

.263 FTE - (temporary March 5, 2012 - May 25, 2012)

Deadline:  March 2, 2012



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:



Work under the supervision of a licensed teacher assisting with student groups in the classroom. Also, lunch room and recess duty.



High school graduation or equivalent, plus 48 college credit hour or pass three assessments in the areas of Math, Reading and Listening/Writing.  Experience with instructional support of students in small groups or with individual students in the classroom.  The focus of this paraeducator position will be to support students in the classroom with literacy instruction. Ability to take the initiative in positively managing student behavior; able to multi-task; works collaboratively with teachers and others to implement lesson plans; follows directions with minimal guidance.  Assist with preparing materials for instruction.  Respects confidentiality of staff and students and understands privacy issues within schools; manages time effectively.


EFFECTIVE:  Immediately


Apply on-line at (in-district transfers, be sure to select that you are a current BVSD employee). If you do not have internet access, a computer is available in the Human Resources Division, Education Center, 6500 E. Arapahoe, Boulder, Colorado.

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.


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Boulder, CO 80301
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