Chariho Regional School District
Wood River Junction, Rhode Island

Job Details
Job ID: 2986959 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Re-posted: February 26, 2019 Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description
The Chariho Regional School District is accepting applications for day to day substitute teacher assistants for grades
PreK through 12.

No paper applications will be accepted. Only complete applications will be considered.

Position Type: Part-time
Positions Available: 1
Salary: $11.81 Per Hour

Equal Opportunity Employer
Chariho Regional 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
Candidate must pass a certified teacher assistant training course along with the ParaPro exam.

Copy of Teacher Assistant training course certificate & ParaPro exam results
3 letters of reference
Copy of High School/Trade School diploma

Prior to setting up an appointment, please fill out the additional paperwork (W-4, I-9, etc.) from the Chariho web site(, under Human Resources, under Application Packages.
  • No experience required
  • Bachelor degree preferred
  • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

  • Application Instructions
    Chariho Regional School District actively seeks applications from the most capable, professional candidates.

    If hired, the following items must be submitted in person:
    1. If applicable, copy of Rhode Island Teacher Assistant Certificate
    2. If applicable, a copy of Praxis test scores
    3. W-4
    4. Federal BCI (Done through your local police department or State Attorney General's Office)
    5. I-9 (Must be filled out in person) Please bring proof of citizenship with:
    6. a passport or permanent resident card or BOTH
    7. a driver's license and social security card
    8. a driver's license and birth certificate

    Application Questions
    This employer has requested that all applicants answer the following questions. It is highly recommended that you type any essays in a word processing program, save them, and then paste them on the proceeding job application page.
    1. Are you a RI retiree and collecting a pension from the State of RI?

    2. Please indicate the grade level(s) you wish to teach.
    Multiple Choice / Multiple Answers
    - PK-4
    - 5-8
    - 9-12

    3. Are you currently under contract with a school system?

    4. I wish to work in the following areas (please check all that apply):
    Multiple Choice / Multiple Answers
    - Teacher Assistant
    - Clerk/Secretary
    - Fiscal Clerk
    - Custodian
    - Maintenance
    - Physical Therapy Assistant

    5. If you selected Custodial/Maintenance, which shift(s) are you available to work?
    Multiple Choice / Multiple Answers
    - 1st shift
    - 2nd shift
    - Not applicable

    6. If you are applying for a teacher assistant position, please indicate if you have the following (please check all that apply)
    Multiple Choice / Multiple Answers
    - Teacher Assistant Training Program and passed the Paraprofessional Test
    - Associate's Degree
    - Bachelor's Degree
    - Not applicable

    Contact Information
    Kristen Merritt, Human Resources Administrator
    455A Switch Road
    Wood River Junction, Rhode Island 02894
    Phone: 401-364-3260