Randolph Public School District
Randolph, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 2806930 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: June 9, 2017 Starting Date: July 5, 2017

Job Description
The 1 to 1 paraprofessional is needed for Randolph's Extended School Year Program. This program provides education and support services to special needs students during the summer. Program operates Tuesday through Thursday mornings from July 5th through August 10th. Program hours are 8:00am to 12:00pm at the Lyons Elementary School.

The 1 to 1 special needs paraprofessional will provide direct support for a student.

Responsibilities include:
• Providing academic support to a student.
• Providing assistance in the area of Adaptive Daily Living Skills.
• Assisting in the collection of data to monitor academic progress.
• Assisting in the creation of classroom activities and materials.
• Accompanying student throughout the school day including transitions.
• Performs other related duties, as designated by the classroom teacher, for the purpose of ensuring an efficient and effective classroom environment for student.

Paraprofessionals must meet the No Child Left Behind (NCLB) highly qualified paraprofessional requirements
• Associate’s (or higher) degree; or
• Completion of 48 credit hours at an institution of higher education; or
• Completion of a formal local assessment program that is aligned with DESE guidelines; or
• Completion of one of the formal Massachusetts-endorsed assessments: Parapro or WorkKeys.

• Experience working with children in a diverse, multi-cultural academic setting
• Candidate should be very intuitive, proactive and responsible in working with students with disabilities.
• CPR/First Aid

Compensation: Consistent with Support Professional Collective Bargaining Agreement. Hourly rate ($17.19 - $18.59) of pay for 4.25 hours per day (12.75 hours per week)

Position Type: Summer
Positions Available: 24

Welcome to Randolph Public School District!


Randolph (MA), a town of over 32,000, resting about 10 miles south of downtown Boston, is one of the most diverse communities in the state of Massachusetts and is proud to have the 2015 Massachusetts Milken Educator Award winner. Our diverse population of over 3,000 students represents 45 different countries, speaking 40 different languages and dialects including Haitian-Creole, Vietnamese, Spanish, and Russian to name a few. We have four prek-5 elementary schools, one 6-8 middle school, and one 9-12 high school with an enrollment of approximately 800 students. As a whole, our students’ growth on the MCAS has outpaced the State with some tremendous growth. Student performance on Advanced Placement exams continues to be a point of pride and the class of 2015 was accepted into more than100 colleges and universities. We continue to use NWEA as our benchmark assessment measure and TeachPoint to document educator observations.

Prospective Teachers of Color in Critical Need Content Areas (Math, Science, Special Education, and English as a Second Language/SEI) and diverse, experienced Administrators are strongly encouraged to apply.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Randolph Public School District is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws.

Job Requirements
Individuals must commit to the full 6 weeks of the program
Individuals may be required to attend a 1/2 hour orientation session prior to the start of the program on a date to be determined in the Special Education Office at Randolph High School.

As of July 1, 2013 the successful candidate will be subject to a national background check (fingerprint) in accordance with Massachusetts Law.
  • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

  • Application Instructions
    Please submit a letter of interest detailing your qualifications and experience for the position

    Application Questions
    There are no application questions required for this job posting.

    Contact Information
    Alpha Sanford, K-12 SPED Coordinator
    70 Memorial Parkway
    Randolph, Massachusetts 02368
    Phone: 781-961-6220
    Fax: 781-961-6235
    Email: sanforda@randolph.k12.ma.us

    Randolph Public Schools - 40 Highland Avenue, Randolph, MA 02368   Tel: (781) 961-6200   Fax: (781) 961-6295