Teacher Aide - Miriam School and Learning Center
Position: Teacher Aide
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Paraprofessional
Job Location: Miriam Learning Center
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Miriam School and Learning Center
St. Louis, MO 63132
Telephone: 314-962-6059
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Job Description:
POSITION: EDUCATIONAL PARAPROFESSIONAL
PARAPROFESSIONAL 60 credit hours, 1 year working with children
SENIOR PARAPROFESSIONALS: BACHELORS DEGREE
STATUS: 29 hours a week, school work hours only
QUALIFICATIONS:
  • 60 credit hours earned from accredited school in a related field, must provide documentation
  • One year of experience working with children with special needs and behavior disorders is preferred
  • Ability to work as a member of an educational team in a fast-paced school setting.
REPORTS TO: The Behavioral Health Coordinator
POSITION SUMMARY:
The Paraprofessional works one on one or in small groups within the classroom setting to provide immediate support and reinforcement to students struggling to successfully make it through the school day.
RESPONSIBILITIES:
  1. Provides behavioral support to students either in a one on one or in small groups to encourage positive behaviors.
  2. Assist with emotional dysregulation through verbal de-escalation and other hands-off techniques.

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.
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