Hours/day: 4 hours
Length of assignment: 2012-13 school year ONLY
Salary: Per paraprofessional contract
Provides supplemental instruction for students; encourages and motivates students to complete assignments.
Assists teacher(s) in performing specific duties as assigned, or undertaking specialized tasks.
Works with individuals or small groups reinforcing material introduced by the teacher.
Completes required records and forms under the supervision of the teacher.
Assists with group activities.
Guides independent study and other work assigned by the teacher.
Monitors student behavior and advises teacher on student issues.
Interprets needs for attendance issues, teacher concerns about students and parent questions.
Participates in meetings, in-service training programs and workshops as required.
Assists the teacher in setting up and tearing down classroom before and after special events.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Education and Experience
High school diploma or GED and minimal experience working with school aged children, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Associates/Technical degree preferred.
Must hold AA/AS degree, completed 60 semester credits, approved competency portfolio or pass MN Parapro test.