School Paraprofessional Contract Role Available

  • Zion, IL
  • Paraprofessional
  • 8 days ago

Position: School Paraprofessional - Special Education
Location: Zion, IL

About Blazer Jobs: Blazer Jobs partners with local school districts to provide essential services aimed at fostering inclusive educational environments. We are committed to supporting students' integration and ensuring they receive the assistance they need to thrive academically and socially.

Job Description: We are seeking a dedicated Paraprofessional with recent experience working with special needs children to join our team in Zion, IL. The ideal candidate will have a passion for supporting students with diverse learning needs and will assist in creating a nurturing and inclusive classroom environment.

Job Duties:

  • Provide one-on-one support to students with special needs, including assisting with classroom activities, assignments, and social interactions.
  • Collaborate with classroom teachers and other staff members to implement individualized education plans (IEPs) and behavioral intervention plans (BIPs).
  • Assist students with personal care tasks, such as toileting, feeding, and mobility, as needed.
  • Foster a supportive and inclusive classroom atmosphere by promoting positive behavior and social skills.
  • Help students develop independence and confidence in their academic and daily living skills.
  • Maintain accurate records of student progress and behavior, and communicate effectively with parents and other team members.

Education and Certification Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • Certification as a Paraprofessional in the state of Illinois preferred.
  • Recent experience working with special needs children in an educational setting strongly preferred.

Benefits: Blazer Jobs offers competitive wages, comprehensive health care options, 401(k) contributions, and opportunities for professional development and advancement.

To Apply: To apply for the School Paraprofessional position, please email your resume to Nicole Forgette at [email protected]. For an expedited application process, feel free to call or text Nicole Forgette directly at 813-792-3405.

Join our team and make a difference in the lives of students with special needs! Apply today.

Nicole Forgette
Recruiting Advisor
813-792-3405 / [email protected]

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