Help develop knowledge and skills, nurture the confidence and character, and meet the needs of all students by using Connections Academy instructional models, strategies, and curriculum, under the guidance of the teaching professional.
Assist students with any educational, physical, and health needs.
Supervises small group and individual student learning activities in the classroom.
Assists the teacher in applying remediation for diagnosed learning problems and assist students in testing situations.
Assists the teacher in applying intervention and prevention strategies to facilitate student achievement.
Tutor individual students or small groups.
Assesses student progress.
Consult with teacher on methodology, classroom management, or instructional approach.
Performs clerical work relevant to assigned students as assigned by the special education teacher.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.
Meets the requirements of the State of Illinois for a Paraprofessional license.
Positive interpersonal and effective relations skills.
Knowledge of computers and ability to learn new systems
Must be willing to assist students in a variety of situations
Lifting, walking, and stairs may be required