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13 days old

Paraprofessional

Kelly Services
Meriden, CT 06450
**Paraprofessional**

**Meriden, CT**





Make a difference one school day at a time as a substitute paraprofessional. This is a great opportunity to be a mentor and help students become the best versions of themselves. Substitute teachers are essential to ensuring students continue to learn and grow every day.


**Locations:** Bristol, New Britain, Cheshire, Hamden, CREC, East Hartford, Wethersfield Windsor, and Avon school districts





**Why become a substitute paraprofessional?**





+ Help teachers increase valuable instruction time by working with students and helping them keep pace with their peers.

+ Help students improve social skills.

+ Feel good about the work you do in your very own community.

+ Earn steady income through a variety of short- and long-term substitute positions available.

+ Enjoy work-life balance.





**Responsibilities:**





+ Provide classroom assistance to the District/School teacher, supporting the needs of general education or special needs students. This may include:

+ Implementing educational programs, activities and services with students of varying ages.

+ Classroom management and learning environment support.

+ Reinforcing learning concepts presented through lesson plans -- individually or in small groups.

+ Grading homework and tests (computing/tabulating results) using answer sheets and other methods the school employs.




+ Ensure adequate supervision of students and classroom environment to assure health, welfare, and safety of students.

+ Ensure students are never left unattended in the classroom.

+ Maintain and/or assist in maintaining classroom control that fosters a safe, positive environment for all students and staff in accordance with Kelly and School District policies and all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations.

+ Report student injury, accidents, illness, and discipline problems to Kelly supervisor and District/School personnel immediately.

+ Report all personal injury or school property and/or theft to Kelly supervisor and District/School personnel immediately.

+ Supervise students in out-of-class settings (e.g., assemblies, lunchroom) as directed and supervised by an authorized School District employee (e.g., school principal).

+ Assist students in transition to and from classrooms, as needed.

+ Understand, address, and be sensitive to the needs of each student, recognizing differences in their abilities and cognitive levels.





**Minimum requirements:**





+ High School Diploma or equivalent

+ Effective organizational, communication and interpersonal communication skills.

+ Ability to follow oral and written directions.

+ Ability to establish effective working relationships with School District staff and students.

+ Ability to withstand frequent walking, standing, stooping, and lifting up to 25 lbs. Other physical activities may be required.



**Perks youll enjoy as a substitute paraprofessional:**




+ Free online classroom management training to help you become a capable, confident classroom assistant

+ Free ongoing professional development to keep your skills sharp

+ Paid orientation on district policies and procedures so you understand the culture and requirements of the school district

+ Weekly pay

+ Kelly-sponsored Affordable Care Act healthcare coverage, for eligible employees

+ Group insurance options*

+ Ability to create a work schedule that works for you

+ Ability to select your preferred school locations





*Offered and administered by Leslie & Associates. These plans are not sponsored by Kelly.





**Next steps:**




+ Apply now!

+ If you meet the minimum requirements, you will receive a response to your application within 48-72 hours. This is an opportunity for you to also get questions answered and learn more about the position.

+ Share this job. Know someone who would make a great substitute paraprofessional? Were always looking for more role models!



**Our commitment to you:**



Kelly Education is committed to our substitute employees working in safe environments. Kelly Education operates under the collective guidance of the Center of Disease Control (CDC), state officials, and school district administration and we ensure our employees are adequately protected by school district policies and procedures.





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**Why Kelly** **** **?**



Looking for meaningful work that enriches the lives of students in your community? At Kelly Education, we connect passionate people with great jobs in local schools. Whether youre looking to work a few days a week or every day, want to work in a classroom or a non-instructional rolewell connect you with flexible work you can feel good about. Even if youre new to the education field, our thorough training and orientation will prepare you to be successful.





**About Kelly** ****




At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.



Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.
Posted: 2020-09-07 Expires: 2020-10-12

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