Posted 4 weeks ago

Paraprofessional/Teacher Assistant

Company: School Association for Special Education in DuPage (SASED)
Category: Other

 DuPage County

Type: Full Time

The School Association for Special Education in DuPage is seeking Paraprofessionals for several of their classrooms. See all the different Paraprofessionals by clicking on Apply Now. Below lists some of the responsibilities, other positions may be more or less than listed below.

  • Monitor and assist students as needed in their daily routines across classroom activities and/or settings.
  • Assist in collecting data for behavioral or academic progress.
  • Initiate and follow through with behavioral interventions as designated and demonstrated by the classroom teacher.
  • Communicate with all team members in an appropriate manner regarding student progress and/or concerns.
  • Participate in planning meetings regarding classroom curricular expectations as well as student needs across all developmental areas.
  • Lead and/or facilitate teaching of individuals in 1:1, small group, or whole class instruction.
  • Assist individual students as necessary to follow routines, follow directions, follow an individual schedule, and/or complete tasks.
  • Monitor students at all times including on/off the bus, lunch, and times of transition.
  • Meet students in the morning to unload buses and assist with loading or unloading as necessary.
  • Assist with students requiring self-help skills in the areas of safety, eating, and toileting. 
  • Facilitate the teaching procedures demonstrated by the classroom teacher for small groups including errorless learning and verbal behavior techniques.
  • Create materials as time allows and directed by teacher.
  • Clean-up after students as necessary and at the end of the day.
  • Prepare room daily for instruction in the morning or end of day as designated by teacher.