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Paraprofessional in Wallingford, CT at Catapult Learning

Date Posted: 5/4/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Overview

The paraprofessional works within the context of the classroom teacher’s lesson plans and daily structure, guiding and supporting the student(s)’ participation in classroom activities. Paraprofessional consistently collects data on academic goals/objectives as well as behaviors on a technology platform.


Responsibilities

  • Facilitates the implementation of academic instructional programs, class work and assessments for students.
  • Interacts daily with students and staff to conduct attendance and program tracking and reports.
  • Maintains positive classroom environment and monitors student behavior to keep them on task.
  • Maintains program instructional materials and computer lab components for student usage.
  • Maintains confidentiality of co-workers, children, and families.
  • Provides hands-on interventions in a crisis as needed.
  • Provides hands-on hygiene assistance as needed.

Job Requirements



EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:
High school diploma and knowledge of computer software required. Ability to effectively communicate and interact with individuals with special needs, particularly Autism.  ABA experience a plus. 2 years or 30 hrs of college experience preferred.