Paraprofessional (Leave Replacement) - Crossroads School

Union County Educational Services Commission | Westfield, NJ


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Posted Date 8/24/2022
Expiration Date12/30/2022
Union County Educational Services 
Westfield, New Jersey 

Crossroads School
(Full-Time, Leave Replacement September - January)

Union County Educational Services Commission is a public agency in Westfield, NJ that was established to provide cost-effective educational programs and services for the twenty-one public school districts located in Union County.  The Commission is currently seeking a full-time Paraprofessional at Crossroads School, a public preschool, elementary and middle school program serving students from ages 3 to 14 who are diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorders. 

  • Full-Time, Leave Replacement Position (September - January)
  • Hours: 8:20 – 2:40 p.m.
  • Competitive Public School Salary
  • Opportunities for summer employment
Sample Responsibilities:
  • Assist teachers in the implementation of instruction across all domains including but not limited to academics, vocational readiness, recreational programs, and therapeutic sessions.
  • Assist students with Activities of Daily Living including feeding, toileting, diaper changing, personal care, and dressing.
  • Assist teachers in the implemention of behavior modification strategies and interventions which may involve the provision of physical prompting and redirection to students.
  • Assist students during community-based instruction trips off school grounds.
  • High School diploma required. Earned 60+ college credits from an accredited college or university preferred. 
  • Experience working with students with disabilities, preferably in an educational setting
  • NJ Department of Education Substitute Teacher certification preferred
Please complete the online application in its entirety to be eligible for an interview.  

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