LOCATION: Hereford, PA, United States

Paraprofessional

We are currently seeking Paraprofessionals for full-time positions working one on one with elementary school students in the Hereford, PA area.
Qualifications:
  • Must have a High School Diploma or GED; at least six months experience working with children who have special needs, preferred.
  • OR have an Associates/Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology or a behavior-related field.
  • Must have up-to-date clearances (from within one year) and valid CPR/First-Aid.
  • Must have a genuine passion for working with students who have special needs.
  • Must have reliable transportation.
  • Must have exceptional communication skills.
Responsibilities:
  • Act as support to students who receive special education services.
  • Reinforce appropriate or replacement behavior or provide scheduled reinforcement.
  • Document progress toward the students’ goals.
  • Support teachers by completing paperwork and clerical duties as required.
  • Attend District training sessions.
  • Consultation and collaboration.
  • Evidence-based decision-making and accountability.
  • Focus on functional mobility and safe, efficient access and participation in activities and routines in natural learning environments.
  • Perform therapeutic interventions, including remediation and prevention strategies, and adaptations.
  • Family-school collaboration services.
  • Recognition and respect of diversity in development and learning.
  • Research and program evaluations.
  • Legal, ethical, and professional practices in compliance with federal and state mandates, as well as local policies concerning performance.

CATEGORY: Behavioral Health | JOB TYPE: Full-Time |

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