LOCATION: Doylestown, PA, United States 18901

Paraprofessional PCA – Doylestown

We are urgently seeking Paraprofessionals/Paraeducators for full-time positions working one-on-one with students in the Doylestown, PA area, and throughout Bucks County. Eligible candidates must have a High School Diploma or equivalent and up-to-date clearances.

Qualifications:
  • Must have a High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Preference is given to candidates with previous experience
  • 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:
  • Facilitate communication between student, peers, and educational team
  • Provide one-on-one tutoring (if such tutoring is scheduled at a time when a student would not otherwise receive instruction from a teacher).
  • Assist with classroom management, such as organizing instructional and/or other materials.
  • Act as a liaison in communicating with teachers and other IU and district staff regarding the ongoing needs of students.
  • Support parental involvement activities.
  • Provide support across all educational settings; escort and supervise students to various locations across all educational settings.
  • Assist a student to ambulate, position, and transfer.
  • Support students in a range of motion and other exercises.
  • Assist with Activities of Daily Living (ADL) (e.g. feeding, grooming, bathing, toileting, diapering, etc.).
  • Monitor the incidence and prevalence of designated health problems or medical conditions (e.g., seizure precautions or extreme lethargy).
  • Accompany student on the school bus or other vehicle.
  • Cue, redirect, or monitor to ensure that the student performs ADL tasks when a cognitive impairment prevents a student from knowing when or how to carry out the task (e.g., a student may not be able to dress without instruction on how to do so or need reminders of what to do and when).
  • Observe/monitor and redirect/intervention to assist with the completion of ADLs.
  • Cue the student to pay attention, participate in activities, and complete tasks.
  • Participate in the implementation of each student’s IEP (Individualized Educational Plan) and C.E.Rs (if applicable)
  • Assist with data collection of student performance.
  • May be trained, when qualified, to occasionally transport students.
  • Follow any individualized support plans that may be a part of a student’s educational program (e.g., behavior, communication, health, transportation). Track information about each student including needs, strengths, gains, and problem areas.
  • Assist with setting up the educational environment and preparing materials for instruction.

At Humanus, we are devoted to making a difference and improving the lives of others. We proudly serve schools and behavioral health facilities throughout the nation. Our dedication and passion for helping others make us more than a referral service. Establish a relationship with one of the nation’s largest referral agencies for behavioral-health, choose positions that best fit your schedule, and allow yourself to grow professionally.

Humanus is ultimately about people — working with people in order to work for people.

Send Resumes to forwardappsin@humanus.com  1561

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

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