Behavior Intervention Paraprofessional (BI/PCS)

American Heritage Charter School East Central / Idaho Falls Paraprofessional / IA Not Applicable Full Time Posted 1Y ago

About this job

American Heritage Charter School seeks a positive, team-oriented Behavior Intervention paraprofessional. Located on the west side of Idaho Falls, American Heritage offers a free, rigorous and patriotic education in a friendly, small, and rural school setting.

Our mission is to create educated and patriotic leaders. Our students adhere to a strict code of conduct that includes a dress code. Our teachers use the Core Knowledge Curriculum, Math in Focus, and Shurley English to give our students a broad and well-rounded education. In addition, our students study a unique American Heritage curriculum that teaches character through Cowboy Ethics and Great Expectations and encourages good citizenship through patriotic service.

Visit to learn more, or stop by to visit us at 35th West and 17th South in Idaho Falls. Please contact Tiffnee Hurst at (208)529-6570 if you are interested in applying for this position.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.

Essential Job Duties
-Provide support, monitoring, and training using behavior management techniques, intervention strategies, coping skills, and problem solving for students with behavioral challenges.
-Ability to work with staff, students, parents, and the public.
-Ability to work one-on-one with students.
-Ability to understand Medicaid note taking and billing procedures as directed by the business manager.
-Ability to apply and use personal computers and software applications (e.g. Word, Excel).
-Ability to maintain confidentiality of information regarding students, employees and others.
-Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with students, staff and others contacted in the course of work.
-Ability to go up and down stairs, be on your feet for extended periods of time, and lift up to 30 lbs.

Qualifications Profile: 2 years of college (32 credits) or Ability to pass the paraprofessional praxis.

Perform all other duties as assigned.

Equal Opportunity Employer Hiring is done without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, or disability. In addition, interview preference may be given to veterans who qualify under state and federal laws and regulations.

Education required

2 years of college (32 credits) or
Ability to pass the paraprofessional praxis.

Equal Opportunity Employer Statement

American Heritage 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.