Para Professional 1, 2 and 3

Job Posted 2/2/2024
Marysville School District - Marysville, WA
4220 80th St NE
Marysville, WA 98270-3423
United States
Category Classified
$22.79 to $31.95 Per Hour
Job Description
Essential Job Functions:
This list of essential job functions is not exhaustive and may be supplemented as necessary. Depending upon individual assignment, the employee may perform all or a combination of several of the following duties:
  • Assist Behavior Program students in one-to-one, small group, and integrated settings in all instructional areas including academics, socialization, adaptive behavior, and behavioral growth. 
  • Assist students in dealing with conflict, expressing themselves in appropriate ways, and improving their behavior with an emphasis on successful reintegration.
  • Assist teachers in the preparation and delivery of materials specific to student’s individual learning needs. 
  • Assist students with gross and fine motor strengthening programs and activities. 
  • Assist students with any areas of speech/language affecting successful communication.
  • Assist in recreational, playground, and/or physical education activities Coordinate activities and meet with teacher(s) on a regular basis.
  • Administer tests and evaluate student progress in topical areas and grade assignments and tests as directed.
  • Assist teacher(s) in the maintenance of student records and grades.
  • Supervise students and enforce assigned area rules.
  • Supervise and correct students as necessary to maintain a safe environment, with a focus on Positive Behavioral Intervention and Supports. 
  • Supervise and oversee student activities and safety in assigned areas. 
  • May answer phones, maintain records, collect and distribute materials, inventory, and order and process materials. 
  • May escort students to and from locations. 
  • Collect and maintain data logs regarding student’s learning goals.
  • Use computers and related technologies as needed by the program goals.
  • Attend meeting or trainings as required, with emphasis on behavioral intervention and student de-escalation.
  • Maintain consistent presence at assigned worksite and regular work hours.
  • Professionally interact with students, staff, and public.
  • Comply with all district policies and procedures. 
  • Perform related duties as assigned.
Desired Skills:
  • Ability to assist in the carrying out of Emergency Response Protocols, Behavior Intervention Plans, and during safety incidents requiring reasonable force.
  • Ability to organize and oversee activities.
  • Ability to be fair, consistent, and respectful at all times when working with children.
  • Ability to be consistent, calm, and positive during all student interactions, which may include during times of verbal and physical escalations.
  • Ability to deal with students in a warm and confident manner. 
  • Ability to remain flexible to changes in assignments or situations.
  • Ability to complete assigned tasks in a timely manner.
  • Ability to follow written and oral instructions.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with a variety of staff, students, and the public in a multi-cultural environment.
  • Ability to use necessary equipment, machinery, and tools. 
  • Knowledge of basic academic subject areas, such as spelling, writing, reading, and math.

4220 80th St NE
Marysville WA 98270-3423
United States