Classroom Paraprofessional

Principle Academy Charter School | Egg Harbor Township, NJ

Posted Date 5/13/2022
Expiration Date6/12/2022


Minimum Requirments 

  • Supports and assists the classroom teacher in implementing the goals and objectives of the Principle Academy Charter Curriculum and Philosophy; willingly leads classroom activities as directed by the classroom teacher; assist the classroom teacher in creating smooth transitions from one activity to another; assists the classroom teacher in the preparation of materials and activities for the classroom.   
  • Executes appropriate and positive discipline strategies in the classroom when directed by the classroom teacher; assist in the supervision of students during lunch, recess, when students are entering or leaving buses, or while otherwise on school premises, including duty with extended day before and/or after regular school hours within the duty day as directed by the classroom teacher or administrator; applies school and classroom rules consistently and effectively; utilizes preventive discipline when directed by the classroom teacher; motivates and engages students; communicates expectations to students clearly; establishes and maintains a positive classroom environment conducive to learning; manages emergency situations confidently and calmly; supervises students within the school setting and on school grounds
  • Strives to meet the individual needs of all children in each area of development including their physical, emotional, social, and intellectual needs; motivates students to perform well and respond promptly to student needs; maintains positive relations with the classroom teacher, colleague, administration, and staff; inspires respect and trust; maintains a positive attitude; follows instructions; responds to management direction; requests support as needed
  • Demonstrate commitment to the organization; adheres to school policies and procedures; meets attendance and punctuality guidelines; demonstrate a commitment to quality; contributes personal skills, talent, and experiences to enhance the classroom; communicates effectively with the classroom teacher, parents, and other staff members; maintains the tidiness of the classroom and workspace.
  • Required to be familiar with the teacher's lessons plans and (if necessary) be prepared to co-teach and or teach daily
  • Cleaning/sanitizing of desks, chairs, Chromebooks, and classroom materials. 

Performance Requirments 

  • Meets set objectives; meets commitments especially when they impact others; take responsibilities for own actions; requires minimum supervision and direction; identifies problems promptly and offers alternative solutions; uses resource efficiently and effectively; communicates to the classroom teacher regarding any all areas of concern regarding students; escalates to the Director if necessary. 
  • The employee must be flexible to be assigned in other areas as directed by Administration. 
  • The employee must see and hear on a continuous basis as well as speak frequently. Positions vary from standing, sitting, walking, etc. over smooth or uneven surfaces. 

Other Requirements 

  • Must meet all employment requirements including, but not limited to, federal and state education and certification requirements, reference checks, and criminal background checks. 
  • Must have 60 college credits and be eligible for a substitute teacher certification 
  • Workday (length, etc.)
  • Term (10 months)
  • Non-Exempt, Full time

Note: Previous applicants need not apply, thanks.

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