9-12 Special Education Paraprofessional

Richard McKenna Charter School Southwest / Boise Support Staff Secondary Full Time Posted 17D ago

About this job

General Summary:Special education paraprofessionals assist students with special needs under the direction of a certified teacher. Paraprofessionals generally work in an inclusionary setting (i.e. least restrictive environment).The special education paraprofessional assists the teacher in general daily classroom activities, help special needs students, and cares for their physical, emotional health and safety, affirming their abilities, and striving to promote dignity in all relationships.Qualifications:High School Diploma requiredDuties and Responsibilities:• Assisting students in achieving academic success• Working with students who may be aggressive or disruptive in class• Behavior support which includes physical management (training provided upon hire)• Personal care• Social integration• Consultation and collaboration with Special Education and Regular Education Teachers as well as related service staff• Lunch time supervision• Any and all other duties as may be assigned as needed

Education required

High School Diploma

Skills required

Ability to work with teenagers.


Wage and Benefits:The salary for this position is $15.00 per hour. Health, Dental and Vision insurances available. PERSI retirement also available.

Equal Opportunity Employer Statement

Richard McKenna Charter School is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.