Openings as of 2/17/2020Paraprofessionals
Join a team of leaders in innovative education at White Bear Lake Area Schools! Utilize your passion and experience to develop personal relationships and provide one-on-one supports that re-engage and advance youth who are experiencing at-risk situations. We at White Bear Lake Area Schools believe that the unique experiences, talents, and personality that you possess will have a positive and profound impact on our students’ success. The White Bear Lake Area Schools enjoy the atmosphere of a close-knit community with the learning opportunities of a major metropolitan center. We build quality lives and strong communities through compassion, integrity, respect, responsibility and service. The district is proud of its reputation for excellence in every part of a student's career as well in its commitment to ensuring that each student is the primary agent in their learning. White Bear Lake Area Schools is committed to providing expanding access to a broad range of opportunities that enhance student success at all levels. Our strong Promise Fellow program plays a critical role in the educational heritage of White Bear Lake.
Promise Fellows at White Bear Lake Area Schools are active and integral members of the student support team at their school site. Each of our Promise Fellows serve at least 30 youth in grades 6-12. Promise Fellows partner with a site-supervisor, school psychologist, social worker, and counselor, as well as staff educators to create the conditions for each of their focus students to re-engage and experience positive academic and social-emotional outcomes. Promise Fellows develop invaluable student relationships, analyze data, make referrals, identify youth who need support, provide academic support, and connect youth to resources and programs that will improve their engagement in school and learning. Promise Fellows are trained in the AVID Tutorial process and instructional strategies and are an active part of the AVID system, providing bi-weekly tutoring to AVID students. Promise Fellows have access to participate in student after-school and summer enrichment programs if desired.
Hourly Rate: Per Contract Start Date: Open Until Filled Work week: On call substitute position Student Level: Early Childhood Special Education (3-5) Position Summary: Performs intermediate human support work assisting classroom teachers by working with special needs students individually or in small groups, and related work as apparent or assigned. Work is performed under the moderate supervision of the Building Principal and Director of Student Support Services. Education ane /or Experience: High school diploma or GED and moderate experience working with children, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Associates/Technical degree preferred. Special Requirements: Must hold AA/AS degree, completed 60 semester credits, or pass MN Parapro test Training in Blood Borne Pathogens upon hire. Training in Crisis Prevention Intervention within 6-12 months upon hire as needed for program. Valid driver's license in the State of Minnesota. Essential Functions: See Job Description attached. If viewing from a third-party website, you will need to visit our website at the below URL to view the job description and essential functions. Application Procedure: Apply Online Email: firstname.lastname@example.org (Please include the job number in your inquiry.) Website URL: http://www.isd624.org
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