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Job Title: Special Education Paraprofessional
Job Location: EAGLE Gravois Park
Beginning: Jul 21, 2021
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Eagle College Preparatory Schools
St. Louis, MO 63118
Telephone: 262-542-9546
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Job Description:
Paraprofessional Job Duties: EAGLE Gravois Park is seeking a strategic and dynamic Special Education Paraprofessional with a cross categorical experience who is committed to collaborating with the team to ensure dramatic student achievement for all students. The Special Education Paraprofessional is passionate about supporting the students who are at-risk for academic underperformance due to emotional and/or physical challenges so that they can succeed in the school’s rigorous academic program.   Our students work extremely hard and are held to very high expectations regarding both academic achievement and character development.  Achieving these high standards requires a commitment to loving our students, an unyielding belief that all children can and must succeed, and a passion for developing the character of a serving leader in every child.  

Teaching and Learning
  • Assist in the educational and social development of students under the direction and   guidance of the facilitator and classroom teachers.
  •  Assist in the implementation of Individual Education Plans for the students and monitor their progress.
  • Provide support for individual students inside and outside the classroom to enable them to fully participate in activities.
  • Work with other professionals, such as speech therapist, social worker,occupational and physical therapists.
  • Assist classroom teachers with maintaining student records.
  • Support students with emotional or behavior concerns and assist them in developing appropriate social skills.
  •  Attends weekly staff meetings, provides program input, demonstrates program procedures, is open to constructive criticism to improve skills, implements and demonstrates follow-through of recommendations given by supervisor. 
  • Administrative Duties
  •  Assist in the preparation and display of student work.
  • Assist classroom teachers with copying items to support teaching.
  • Assists in: a. Maintaining classroom organization of data, materials and equipment as established by the teacher/associate analyst. 
  • Assist in completing Student accommodations on assignments 
Qualifications
  • 60 Accredited hours of special education hours. 
  • High School Diploma required; bachelor's degree preferred.
  • Experience using Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, Outlook, etc.)
Competencies: 
  • Accountability: Knowing job duties and how to perform without direct supervision.
  • Communication: Making strides towards communicating with peers and students to foster a more collaborative environment.
  • Independence: Using data to create an improvement plan with students and execute with minimal supervision.
  • Flexibility: Approaches accommodations with an open mind and works to collaborate with other schools. 
  • Responsibility: Assumes supportive role and takes action when asked to perform. 
Start Date: July 21st, 2021

Salary and Benefits:
EAGLE College Prep offers competitive compensation, participation in the City of St. Louis Pension and world class professional development. This is an hourly, non-exempt, benefit eligible position.

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.
**** REAP Applicants: If you want to notify the school district of your interest in this job, click here.

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