FLAGSTAFF UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 1
Special Education Clerical/ Paraprofessional
Position Title: Special Education Clerical/ Paraprofessional
Department/Section: Mt. Elden Middle School
Supervisor: Building Principal
Hourly Rate: $12.99 $13.63/hour (depending on experience)
Schedule: 32.5 hours/week (Monday-Friday; 6.50 hours/day); 9 month position. Benefits offered; Arizona State Retirement System.
Duties: Provide clerical assistance to the special education resource team, including scheduling IEP (Individualized Education Program) meetings, auditing student files, and other duties as assigned. This position also provides special education paraprofessional services to students in the special education program.
Support middle school students with disabilities in the general education or specialized program setting.
Implement the Individual Education Plan (IEP) for the student(s).
Assist in the instruction of students working individually or in small groups.
May assist with activities of daily living, including eating/feeding, grooming, dressing, use of assistive technology/devices, mobility, toileting, transfers, and positioning.
May assist students who have behavioral challenges.
Ensure the safety of student(s).
Monitor student(s) on field trips in the community.
Assist teacher with the preparation of teaching materials
Provide clerical assistance to the special education resource team, including scheduling IEP (Individualized Education Program) meetings
Auditing student files
Other duties as assigned
Candidate must meet NCLB qualifications; NCLB = 60 post-secondary hours of college coursework or minimum of an AA Degree (or higher) or meet the minimum score required on an Arizona Department of Education approved test. (The FUSD Family Resource Center administers the Parapro test. Call 928.774-1103 for more information and to schedule a testing time.) In addition, please submit documentation showing how you meet the NCLB requirement (attach transcripts, copy of degree or copy of parapro assessment scores).
High school diploma or equivalent certification required.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or listen. The employee is occasionally required to move from location to location and reach with hands and arms. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet.
Information contained in this job description is for compliance with the American with Disabilities Act (ADA) and is not an exhaustive list of the duties performed for this position. Additional duties are performed by the individuals currently holding this position, and additional duties may be assigned.
Thank you for your interest in the Flagstaff Unified School District. Please submit a complete application. Education information must be included in the application. Complete work history needed for proper placement on the salary schedule. If this information is not complete, your application will be returned. Please be sure to include current certificate and IVP Fingerprint Clearance Card, if applicable to the position. All applicants (including current district employees) must submit a complete online application.
All employees are subject to a criminal background check. The Flagstaff Unified School District is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination in relation to race, color, religion, gender expression, sexual orientation, military status, age, national origin, or disability. Offers of employment, contingent upon funding.
Flagstaff Unified School District