Job Opportunity - Paraprofessional at EES

Paraeducator -  Location:   Ellsworth Elementary -  USD327

 POSITION:      Paraeducator 

  LOCATION:     Ellsworth school district - position available in K-4 building 

JOB DESCRIPTION:  Provide assistance in implementing plans and programs related to academic or functional skill attainment for students with disabilities, observing and documenting student progress and/or behavior, and ensuring the safety and welfare of students.  Work days are when students are attending school (approx. 170 days/yr.) 

 REQUIREMENTS:   Must enjoy working with special needs students!  Strong communication and interpersonal skills. In addition to a high school diploma or equivalent, must obtain a passing score on the state paraeducator assessment, or have a minimum of 48 college hours, or have a post-secondary degree.  Employment subject to drug screening, physical exam, criminal background check and TB screening.   

 DUTIES:   Provide support to classroom teachers, instruction of students with disabilities and other classroom duties as needed.   

 PAY:  Starting base pay $10.65

 BENEFITS:  Full time employees are eligible for BCBS health insurance. KPERS retirement.  

 Go to CKCIE website to fill out an application or contact the CKCIE Coordinator: 785-309-5134