Paraprofessional | North Chicago, IL | 23/24

  • North Chicago, IL
  • Schools - Paraprofessional
  • 11 days ago

Job Description

Special Ed Paraprofessional Opening Located in North Chicago, Illinois!

ProCare Therapy, in partnership with a vibrant and supportive school district in North Chicago, IL is currently seeking a dedicated Special Education Paraprofessional. We are looking for someone who has previous experience working with children and demonstrates a strong commitment to aiding children in their learning and development. The ideal candidate should be persistent and resolute in delivering top-notch care to students with learning and developmental challenges. More details about this exciting role are available below.

Job Description:

  • Full-Time Position

  • Monday - Friday

  • Location: North Chicago, IL

  • Caseload Details: Age Group Dependent on Placement

  • More Details Available Upon Interviewing!

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Support children during play and general activities in class and around the school, including those with mobility issues or behavioral problems. This may also involve helping with personal care needs such as toileting and eating.

  • Assist the special education teacher in organizing and preparing materials for the day, setting up the classroom, and going over education plans for the students.

  • Assist students with physical disabilities in the classroom with tasks such as moving around, sitting up, eating, or writing.

Job Qualifications:

  • Minimum Education Obtained: High School Diploma

  • Active Illinois Para Educators License Needed!

  • Reliable Transportation

  • Experience and Passion Working with Children

  • Ability to Pass a Drug Screening and Background Check

If you have any questions about this position, or if you’d like to discuss the contracting process further, please don’t hesitate to email me at [email protected]! Or, if you feel like a different position might be a better fit for you and your situation, please also feel free to reach out as well. I am here to work with you all and to be a helpful resource for you all as well!

Tom Austin

Director of Educational Resources

[email protected]

(770) 325-0556

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