ABA PARAPROFESSIONAL-- PRESCHOOL

Chelmsford Integrated Preschool

Chelmsford Public Schools

Chelmsford, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3168654
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : September 4, 2019
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

The Chelmsford Public Schools is now accepting applications for the following vacancy.

Position: Paraprofessional in integrated preschool classroom working with students requiring ABA support. Supports students with and without disabilities in an inclusive preschool classroom. Work 1:1 and in small groups with students with ADS using ABA techniques.


Description: Provides intensive individualized therapy services directed toward the development and/or enhancement of skills necessary for emotional, cognitive, behavioral, language, and interpersonal growth of the student.

- Uses appropriate applied behavior teaching, communication and reinforcement techniques consistently.
- Accurately completes all required documentation and data collection daily.
- Works with an individual student to reinforce learning of material or skills as described in the IEP/treatment plan.
- Assists in all classroom routines, including snack, lunch, and bathroom.
- Participates in in-service training programs as assigned. Willing to accept direction/feedback regarding performance and training


QUALIFICATIONS:
  1. Previous experience working with preschool aged children preferred but not required.
  2. Familiarity with principles of Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA)strongly preferred.
  3. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and /or move up to 50 lbs.such as pushing children on a bike, swing or adaptive furniture.
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Special Education > Autism
    Special Education > Mild/Moderate Disabilities
    Instructional Support > Paraprofessional / IA
  • Welcome to Chelmsford Integrated Preschool!

    Chelmsford Integrated Preschool (CHIPS) provides meaningful education to developing young children. Our program addresses the whole child recognizing the importance of facilitating communication, the delight of imaginative play, the development of fine and gross motor skills, the acquisition of self help skills, and the all important foundations of literacy. Using the Massachusetts Preschool Curriculum Guidelines, children with and without special needs are exposed to a rich preschool environment. Learn more about us...


    Equal Opportunity Employer

    Chelmsford Public Schools is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Application Questions

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    • 1. Describe how this position aligns with your professional goals.
      Short Essay (Answer limited TO 600 characters, including spaces)

    Contact Information

    • Russell Hoyt
    • 170 Dalton Rd.
    • Chelmsford, Massachusetts 01824

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