One-on-One Paraprofessional - Full Time - Central Academy

Milford, DE 19963, US
Feb 08, 2018
Close Date:

CATEGORY- One-on-One

  • Eligible for Delaware Paraprofessional Certification using one of the three options:
  1. High School Diploma and Passing Paraprofessional Assessment
  2. Completed at least two years of study at an institution of higher learning and accumulating at least 60 credits.
  3. Associate's degree or higher.
  • Cooperative attitude and superior work ethic for performing in a team-oriented workplace.
  • Positive experience in working with children.

LOCATION: Central Academy

REPORTS TO: Principal

JOB GOAL: Responsible for providing assistance to a special education student in attainment of IEP goals and objectives. Assists the teacher in the introduction and development of new skills to enable the student to function effectively in their environment.

  1. Assists in a variety of instructional activities with the individual student as assigned by the teacher.
  2. Assists the teacher in establishing and maintaining a classroom environment conducive to learning.
  3. Assists in the supervision and monitoring of the student through assigned duties, i.e. hallways, lunchroom, and bus duty: ensures appropriate conduct during these periods.
  4. Participates in staff and aide meetings.
  5. Monitors activities and behavior of the student to ensure physical and environmental safekeeping, as well as adherence to appropriate conduct and disciplinary controls.
  6. Assists teachers in checking and objectively evaluating progress; teaches the student individually reinforcing skills based upon instructional guidelines.
  7. Acts as a positive role model for the student through appropriate action and dress.
  8. Performs related duties as directed.

Terms of Employment:

Salary and work year to be according to the current salary schedule and the Professional Agreement.

START DATE: As soon as mutually agreeable


Performance of this job will be evaluated annually in accordance with the provisions of the Board's policy on evaluation of professional personnel.

APPLICATION PROCESS: All internal and qualified applicants are invited to submit a letter of interest and a current resume to: Jason Peel, Director of Human Resources and School Climate, 906 Lakeview Avenue, Milford, DE 19963 by February 16, 2018.

All external and qualified applicants are required to complete the online application at . In order to do this external applicants should go to . External applicants should click on the link Employment at the top of the page. Applicants will be directed to the Join DE Schools website. At the bottom of the page click on the link External Employees Click here to login and apply. Only completed applications will be considered and must include:
  • Letter of interest
  • Resume
  • Copy of unofficial transcripts indicating class ranking and GPA
  • Three letters of recommendation (in addition to 3 references listed on application)

CLOSING DATE: February 16, 2018

For more information contact: Jason Peel, Director of Human Resources and School Climate, 906 Lakeview Avenue, Milford, DE 19963 Tel: 302-424-6393 or Email:

Employment with the Milford School District is contingent upon successful:
  • Criminal Background Check
  • Child Protection Registry Check
  • Physician's Health Certification
  • TB Test (within last five years)
  • Verification of Credentials and Past Employment
  • Adherence to School District Policies
  • Milford Board of Education Approval

The District reserves the right to take disciplinary action up to and including termination upon discovering false or misleading statements and/or documents after an offer of employment has been accepted.

The Department of Human Resources staff will assist in completion of all required documentation.

The Milford School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in employment or in educational programs, services or activities on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), national origin, citizenship or ancestry, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, or upon any other categories protected by federal, state, or local law.

If any person has a complaint alleging any action which is prohibited by this policy, they should contact the Title IX Coordinator or the District 504 and ADA Coordinator, 906 Lakeview Avenue, Milford, Delaware 19963. Telephone (302) 422-1600.

Start Date: Mutually Agreeable

Reports To: Principal

A person may not be employed by a public school employer in any position requiring licensure and certification if the person does not meet licensure and certification requirements established under Chapter 12 of [Title 14 of the Delaware Code]..., except pursuant to a license extension and/or emergency certificate issued pursuant to Chapter 12. See 14 Del. C.§ 1313.

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