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Issue Date:  Monday, May 16, 2016
Advertisement Period:  Monday, May 16, 2016 - UNTIL FILLED
Application Deadline:  UNTIL FILLED
Advertised No.: CL16-0042

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  VACANT POSITION
TITLE SPECIAL EDUCATION PARAPROFESSIONAL
VARIOUS SCHOOLS
187 DAYS - 7 HOURS PER DAY
  This is a Classified Position
DUTIES

The duties include but are not limited to:

  • Lifts and restrains students of varying age levels and sizes.
  • Assists the students in physical tasks such as putting on and taking off of outerwear, moving from room to room, and using the lavatory.
  • Assists students with basic physical needs such as toileting, diapering, clothing changes, personal hygiene, feeding, or prescribed exercise.
  • Assists students with physical and academic needs.
  • Assists the teacher in supervising and working with students in all daily school activities.
  • Listens to students in recitation, reading, and other curriculum tasks.
  • Works with small groups of students to reinforce material initially introduced by the teacher.
  • Works with students to control behavior and assists with instruction to reinforce academic skills, daily living skills, and vocational skills taught by the teacher.
  • Accompanies the students during trips to the office or to the school nurse when necessary.
  • Establishes a supportive and sympathetic relationship with the students without fostering or encouraging intense emotional involvement.
  • Serves as a resource person to the student personnel evaluation team when conferring about one of the students.
  • Performs other job-related duties as designated by the principal or special education teacher.
QUALIFICATIONS Must have completed at least two years of study at an institution of higher education, which may be accomplished by documented successful completion of 48 semester hours at a regionally accredited institution of higher education; OR

Must have obtained an Associate’s degree, which may be accomplished by documented successful completion of 64 semester hours at a regionally accredited institution of higher education.

Must possess academic competence in language and mathematical skills.

Must attach official college transcripts to application prior to application deadline to be considered for the position.

SALARY RANGE Beginning pay - $17,178.00
PROCEDURE FOR APPLYING NEW APPLICANTS: If applying for the first time, applicant should complete the State of Alabama on-line application and attach it to the specific job number in order to be eligible for hire. This application can be found on the website www.alsde.edu/teachinAlabama.

CURRENT EMPLOYEES: To apply, attach your Internal Employee Application to this job number prior to the deadline of the advertisement. To create your Internal Application, go to http://www.mcpss.com. Select Apply For, select Job Opportunities, then select Internal applicants CLICK HERE.

**Applicants selected for classified positions must undergo (or have undergone) an ABI/FBI criminal history background check (fingerprinting administered through sites selected and approved by the MCPSS and State of Alabama Education Department) and be declared suitable and fit to teach under state law. Applicants selected must also pass a drug-screening test via forms provided by Human Resources during the selection process.**

THE MOBILE COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOL SYSTEM IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.



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