Special Education Aide / Paraprofessional

  • Advance Kids, Inc.
  • Shingle Springs, CA, USA
  • Jan 20, 2020
Part time Education

Job Description

Are you looking for a career opportunity that...

Allows you to be home with your children when they're not in school?

Allows you some time off during the summer and all major holidays?

Allows you to have a professional career with ongoing training?

Allows you the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of children diagnosed with developmental disabilities?

If you answered yes to these questions, we have the perfect opportunity for you!

Opportunity Acres is looking for hardworking, honest, enthusiastic, reliable, energetic, and responsible individuals to work, recreate, and go on community outings with students diagnosed with developmental disabilities in a private school environment. Our small, non public school is located on a 56 working horse ranch that provides many fun and educational opportunities. We want to invest in quality people to join our team! We provide specialized training so you can make this a career that has opportunity for future advancement.

Paraprofessional positions are available during the typical school day Monday through Friday. 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Locations: Single Springs

Status: PT (FT if participate in transportation routes)

Benefit Options: Paid Time Off (PTO), Paid Sick Leave (PSL), Paid Holidays, Training, Mentoring, 401k Retirement, and Health Benefits after 6 months if hours average 30+ hours per week.

Education and/or Experience: Education equivalent to a High School Diploma and a minimum of one year experience working with special needs population preferred.

Physical Demands: Ability to run, stand, sit stoop, crawl, kneel, reach, push, and lift up to 50 pounds; normal visual, vocal & hearing acuity; use of a computer; ability to travel via automobile.

Background Checks and/or Licensing: Must be at least 18 years old; criminal background check; reference checks; provide immunization records including a negative TB test; education verification; valid driver’s license and proof of auto insurance.

Other Requirements: Must have reliable means of transportation and willingness to travel via personal automobile; availability to work a minimum of 30-40 hours per week; and have access to a computer with knowledge of internet, e-mail and Microsoft Office applications.

Full description can be found on our website- https://www.paycomonline.net/v4/ats/web.php/jobs/ViewJobDetails?job=7402&clientkey=507C86AAA5ACC5F981F42C9DA511D4F9