School Paraprofessional Needed in Maywood, IL - Contract

  • Maywood, IL
  • Paraprofessional
  • 16 days ago

Job Title: Full-Time Paraeducator Position
Location: Maywood, IL

Blazerjobs is currently seeking a dedicated and motivated individual to join our team as a Full-Time Paraeducator in collaboration with the Maywood School District. This is a fantastic opportunity to make a positive impact in the lives of students and contribute to their educational journey. We offer a supportive work environment, competitive pay, comprehensive benefits including vision, medical, and dental options, advisory support, professional development opportunities, and renewal for the 2023-2024 school year.


Provide support to students in various educational settings under the direction of certified teachers.
Assist with the implementation of individualized education plans (IEPs) and behavioral plans.
Support students in accessing the curriculum and adapting materials as needed.
Foster a positive and inclusive learning environment.
Collaborate with teachers, therapists, and other staff members to meet the diverse needs of students.
Attend training sessions and professional development opportunities to enhance skills.
Monitor and record student progress, as directed by the teaching team.
Assist with classroom management and behavior intervention strategies.

High school diploma or equivalent; some college coursework or an associate degree is preferred.
Experience working with students in an educational or childcare setting is advantageous.
Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
Patience, flexibility, and a passion for working with students of diverse abilities.
Willingness to participate in professional development activities.
Ability to collaborate effectively with a team.
Understanding and adherence to confidentiality guidelines.
To apply for this position, please email your resume and references to [email protected]. Please include "Paraeducator Application - Maywood, IL" in the subject line of your email.

For more information about Blazerjobs and our partnership with the Maywood School District, please visit our website at

We look forward to reviewing your application!

Francesca Heisler
National Hiring Manager
Phone: (813) 749-5332
Email: [email protected]

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