The Paraprofessional provides assistance to classroom teachers with in-person instruction to support the implementation of quality instruction and supervision of pre-kindergarten students to enhance their learning and to prepare students for school success.
A minimum High School diploma or GED and be at least 21 years of age. 1-2 years working with children in the classroom setting is preferred. The Pre-k Paraprofessional should demonstrate an ability to effectively supervise children and possess a general knowledge of academic subjects relevant to the Pre-k classroom. They should also be able to communicate effectively, follow instructions, and work well with students, staff, and parents in a professional manner. Must be willing to submit to a background check.
1 Letter of Recommendation
A valid driver’s license
Provides assistance to teachers with in-person instruction, classroom organization, management and instructional strategies.
Attends classroom sessions and redirects students who are off task and supports students who need remediation or intervention
Provides support for assessment of students by monitoring students, collecting data, and sharing observations with teacher
Assists with distribution of food, supplies, materials and equipment, including technology
Assists students with classroom and cafeteria clean up and wiping down surfaces to uphold sanitation standards as required for safe school environment
Communicates proactively with teachers to inform them of student issues and conversations with parents
Required to have prompt, regular attendance in-person and be available to work on-site, in-person during regular business hours
Performs other duties as assigned by the Pre-k Director or teachers