Paraprofessional (Full-Time) - Work Readiness Academy

Union County Educational Services Commission | Westfield, NJ

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CountyUnion
Posted Date 2/11/2019
Expiration Date2/27/2019
Description
Paraprofessional 
Full-Time, 10-Month Position

Work Readiness Academy
Westfield, New Jersey 


 

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 full-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. 

Description:

* Full-Time, 10-Month Position 
* Monday - Friday, 8:20 - 2:40 p.m.  
* NJ Pension Enrollment (PERS)
* Comprehensive Individual Medical, Dental and Prescription Benefits 
* Paid Sick, Personal and Family Illness Days 
* Opportunities for Summer Employment 
* Competitive Annual Salary 

Requirements:

* 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! 
Counties
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