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Cook County Schools Paraprofessional Positions

Submitted by on Thu, 07/14/2016 - 4:06pm 

Help Wanted

Positions available at Cook County Schools in Grand Marais, and at Head Start in Grand Portage Responsibilities in the Classroom & with students 

Assist in the educational and social development of students under the direction and guidance of the facilitator and classroom teachers. 

Assist in the implementation of Individual Education Plans for the students and monitor their progress. 

Provide support for individual students inside and outside the classroom to enable them to fully participate in activities. 

Work with other professionals, such as speech therapist, social worker, occupational and physical therapists. 

Assist classroom teachers with maintaining student records. 

Support students with emotional or behavior concerns and assist them in developing appropriate social skills.

Job Requirements 

Be at least 18 years of age 

Have a high school diploma 

Be capable of physically assisting students with specials needs as required (positioning, lifting, transferring, restraining, etc.) 

Have demonstrated ability to work effectively under the direction of others 

Have demonstrated ability to work cooperatively with others 

Have willingness to assume any responsibilities appropriate for the position 

Support the Mission Statement of the district. 

Behave and speak in a professional manner at all times. 

Set a good example in terms of dress, punctuality, and attendance. 

Attend staff and team meetings. 

Be proactive in matters relating to health and safety. 

All other duties as assigned.

Starting Pay $14.00 a hour. Increase in pay amount with education and experience.

DATE: 07/20/2016 09:32am