Paraprofessional (Part-Time) - Work Readiness Academy

Union County Educational Services Commission | Westfield, NJ


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Posted Date 8/15/2022
Expiration Date12/29/2022
Union County Educational Services Commission 
Work Readiness Academy
Westfield, New Jersey 

Part-Time Position
Available September, 2022


Union County Educational Services Commission is a growing public school district in Westfield, NJ that was established to provide cost-effective and innovative educational programs and solutions for the twenty-one school districts in Union County. The Commission is currently seeking a part-time Paraprofessional at the Work Readiness Academy in Westfield, New Jersey. This experienced and dedicated individual will support students with disabilities (ages 18-21) in developing work-readiness skills while participating in unpaid internships in business throughout Union County.  Responsibilities include implementing instructional strategies under the guidance and direction of the supervising special education teacher; recording observations and student assessment data; and providing ongoing feedback and interim progress reports. 


* Part-Time, 10-Month Position 
* Flexible Schedule 
* Opportunities for Summer Employment 
* $18/hour


* High School Diploma
* Valid New Jersey Motor Vehicle License & Clean Driving History 
* High Degrees of Responsibility, Flexibility and Patience
* Effective organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills
* Experience working with high school students with Autism Spectrum Disorders, Cognitive Impairments and/or Multiple Disabilities preferred. 
* Candidates with 60+ college credits, NJDOE Substitute Teacher Certificate and/or Valid CDL License also given preferential consideration  

Please complete the online application in its entirety to be considered for an interview. 

Thank you for your interest! 

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