Instructional Paraprofessional

P.G. Chambers School | Cedar Knolls, NJ

Posted Date 1/18/2023
Expiration Date2/17/2023

ob Description

Primary Responsibility : To contribute to the goals and objectives of the School by assisting certified teachers to support students with daily classroom activities.

Scope of Responsibilities:

  • Under teacher direction reinforces material previously taught by the Certified Teacher.
  • Assists the teacher in implementing daily classroom activities that reinforce the attainment of goals and objectives for each student.
  • Assists individual student(s) with various learning centers, classroom materials and equipment as instructed by the teacher.
  • Reinforces appropriate behavior management according to school policy.
  • Organizes, maintains and prepares classroom materials on a daily basis.
  • Maintains written classroom records (schedules, attendance, etc.).
  • Assists student(s) with bathrooming, dressing and personal hygiene as needed.
  • Positions and lifts children within the classroom environment under the direction of certified personnel
  • Adheres to all school policies and procedures
  • Performs other duties as requested.
  • Participates in the development and implementation of new programs and services.
  • Invests in professional growth by attending meetings, conferences and continuing education programs.


  • High School Diploma required; College Degree preferred
  • Physical ability to lift 40 lbs.
  • Previous related experience preferred.

P.G. Chambers School is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment based on race, color, religion, national origin, age, gender, sex, ancestry, citizenship status, mental or physical disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, veteran status, or military status.

Job Types: Full-time

Job Type: Full-time


 Dental insurance

  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance


 Monday to Friday (8:00-3:30pm)


  • Childcare: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Working with individuals with disabilities: 1 year (Preferred)


Type of Job (K-12 or Higher Ed.)

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