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Leicester Memorial School
Leicester Public Schools
Leicester, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 2884264 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: January 19, 2018 Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description
Student Specific Paraprofessional

Building principal or designee, under the direction of the teacher

Associates degree, two years of college, or passed state assessment required as to ability to assist in the instruction of math, reading, and writing, preferred. Special education experience is strongly preferred.


The Student Specific Paraprofessional is expected to support student’s health care needs and life skills development. In carrying out these responsibilities, the paraprofessional shall:
• Instruct student(s) as assigned
• Follow student specific programming
• Collect and graph data, if necessary
• Provide reinforcement strategies
• Use appropriate prompting procedures
• Assist with Activities of Daily Living
• Experience with behavior de-escalation strategies preferred
  • Any such other related duties as may be assigned by the building principal or designee.

    Theparaprofessional must also be able to communicate effectively with students and staff, and be able to maintain discipline in all school settings. He/she shall be punctual in all assignments, observe all District policies appropriate to this position, and accept responsibility of assigned tasks.

    Leicester Paraprofessionals Association

    Please submit application which includes the following to SchoolSpring:
    • Cover Letter
    • Resume
    • Contact Information for 3 references

    Position Type: Part-time
    Positions Available: 1

  • Equal Opportunity Employer
    Leicester 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, 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
  • No experience required
  • Associate degree preferred
  • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

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

    Contact Information
    Tina Boss, Principal
    11 Memorial Dr.
    Leicester, Massachusetts 01524
    Phone: 508-892-7048
    Email: bosst@lpsma.net