(INDLS) Special Education Paraprofessional - Immediate Hire!

Employer
K12 Inc.
Location
Statewide, IN, United States
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Mar 14, 2019
Ref
19-0934
Requisition Number 19-0934
Title (INDLS) Special Education Paraprofessional - Immediate Hire!
City State wide State IN

Description

Special Education Paraprofessional
INSPIRE THE FUTURE!

K12 is a dynamic company on a mission to provide the most compelling, comprehensive, and effective K-12 education available. Our employees are a critical part of an organization that is providing powerful, new options for the way children can be educated. They have a passion for education and a drive to make a difference.

Passionate Special Education Paraprofessional are needed at the K12 partner school, Indiana Digital Learning School (INDLS). We want you to be a part of our talented team!

INDLS is a rapidly-growing organization that offers our teachers and staff members the excitement of exploring an emerging concept in education. Daily, our talented teachers and staff experience the impact they make on the lives of children. Join us, and be inspired by the potential of our students.

The Special Education Paraprofessional assists the teacher in general daily classroom activities, help special needs students, and cares for their emotional health and safety, affirming their abilities, and striving to support students' academic gains in the educational setting under the direction of the general education and special education teacher.

AS A PARAPROFESSIONAL , YOU WILL ENJOY...
  • Assist in classroom instruction under the direction of the general education and special education teacher
  • Implement Behavioral Intervention Plans (BIPs) as written in the IEP
  • Assist students in following classroom schedule
  • Record and summarize data as directed by the special education teacher
  • Maintain daily communication with special education teacher
  • Assist in the modification/accommodation of classroom work according to the individual student's IEP
  • Assist the special education teacher in providing appropriate individualized services to assist students in their inclusionary services
  • Maintain confidentiality of student information


Get to know INDLS


  • Indiana Digital Learning School
  • Behind the Scenes
  • A Day in the Life


Are you driven by excellence to deliver instruction, support and guidance, manage the learning process, and focus on students' individual needs? If selected, you will participate in a comprehensive new teacher training program for three weeks before the start of school. It is an opportunity to meet colleagues and learn the responsibilities required for delivering curriculum in an online environment. During this training you will also learn how to monitor student progress through K12's learning management system, and to be a partner actively working with students and parents to advance each child's learning. Requirements

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Pass Para-Pro examination or have 60 hours of college credit
  • High school diploma
  • Previous experience with children or students with special needs.
  • Demonstrated ability to work well with others and understand individual students' needs
  • Ability to accurately record and summarize data as directed by the special education teacher
  • Willingness to participate in pre and ongoing training programs
  • Understand the individual needs of students as described in their IEP
  • Ability to travel 10% of the time

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS
  • Working with children: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Associate (Preferred)

The above job is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of duties and standards of the position. Incumbents will follow any other instructions, and perform any other related duties, as assigned by their supervisor. All employment is "at-will" as governed by the law of the State where the employee works. It is further understood that the "at-will" nature of employment is one aspect of employment that cannot be changed except in writing and signed by an authorized officer.


WHO ARE WE?


  • About Us
  • K12 Produces Results
  • Kudos and Honors
  • thinkTANK12


K12 is a Federal Contractor, an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and a Drug-Free Workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.
  • Please view Equal Employment Opportunity Posters provided by OFCCP here .

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