Teacher's Assistant Jobs in Aurora, Illinois | Full-time Paraprofessional

  • Aurora, IL
  • Schools - Paraprofessional
  • 3 days ago
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Special Education Teaching Assistant Opportunity | Full-time

We are seeking skilled and passionate teacher's assistants to assist in the classroom in an Aurora school district, see details below:

Job Type:

  • On-site
  • Full-time 
    • 30 hours weekly
      • Immediate start
  • Kindergarten to 8th grade caseload

Qualifications:

  • Must have high school diploma or equivalent
    • Must be able to pass background check
    • Must be able to apply for paraprofessional certification

Job Duties:

  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment providing responsive instructional and behavioral support
  • Knowledge of positive behavior and intervention strategies to motivate students
  • Ability to effectively communicate with teachers, parents, and administration
  • Assist student(s) with classroom activities under the direction of a certified teacher
  • Assists with instructional modifications recommended by the planning team
  • Checks notebooks, corrects papers, and supervises testing and make-up work relevant to the assigned student(s)
  • Assist with reading and math interventions
  • Participates in appropriate staff development programs
  • Assists teacher in duties related to the supervision of lunchroom, playground, and bus activities
  • Assists with the behavioral management system under the direction of the teacher
  • Assists with the daily charting of academic and behavioral progress
  • Assist students with dressing, undressing, feeding, toileting, and health needs) as necessary
  • Performs any other duties as assigned by supervisor/designee
  • Other duties as assigned

Benefits:

  • Customizable health and 401k benefits package
  • Competitive compensation
  • Opportunities to re-sign, or explore new areas

If you're interested in this awesome opportunity please apply and send an updated copy of your resume directly to me at [email protected]. Please feel free to call or text me at (678) 748-5316 for any additional information!  

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