To assist the classroom teacher in providing curriculum activities and experiences designed to their potential for intellectual, emotional, physical and social growth of all special education students





High School Diploma or equivalent, required

Associate degree or a minimum of 48 college hours, required

Paraprofessional Certification (required upon employment)


Special Knowledge/Skills:

Ability to read, write, and comprehend simple instructions; ability to work with emotionally, physically and/or mentally impaired students; ability to maintain composure under stressful conditions; and ability to communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing

Basic computer skills performed, preferred



Background in working with special needs children or adults, preferred


Days:  187


Hourly Pay Range:

Minimum:   $12.55

Midpoint:    $15.12

Maximum:  $17.69


Note:  Starting pay for a new hire in a pay range plan will be determined indvidually based on each person's job-related experience and salaries paid to peer employees in the same position with similar experience.