Randolph, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 3049114 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: February 1, 2019 Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description
The Randolph Public Schools seeks to hire Substitute Paraprofessionals for elementary and secondary levels in ALL content areas for the 2018- 2019 school year.

Overview of Responsibilities
Purpose: The Paraprofessional’s role is to help students learn subject matter and /or identified skills that are required for continued improvement in cooperation with the regular classroom teacher. The Paraprofessional will support meaningful instruction for assigned classes and daily tasks. The Paraprofessional performs all duties in concert with the teacher in order to ensure continuity in the day-to-day instruction and to be familiar with age appropriate methodologies and strategies.

Job Summary:
• Actively participate in the educational program and help in classroom management, lesson planning, and recording of student data, as requested.
• Facilitate students' travel from classroom activities and appointments by giving specific directions and monitoring independent travel.
• Manages classroom and provides instruction according to plans as prepared by the classroom teacher
• Creates a classroom environment that is reflective of age appropriate learning and the maturity and interests of the students.
• Participate in staff and /or unit meetings as appropriate.
• Monitor all activities to ensure the safety and well-being of students and inform the teacher of any problems, conflicts and/or issues.
• Work cooperatively with administrative and nursing staff to ensure that program activities are conducted in a safe and professional manner.
• Works with students to help reinforce daily and weekly learning objectives
• Adheres to all Randolph Public Schools policies and procedures
• Uses appropriate judgment to act in the best interest of students at all times
• Performs other duties as assigned by the Principal/AP and other appropriate administrators

Long term positions available.

Substitute paraprofessionals are employed on an as needed, on-call, day-to-day basis and are not guaranteed work on a regular basis. There are no benefits associated with substitute employment.

Position Type: Part-time
Positions Available: 10
Salary: $70 Per Day

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 than 100 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
The Randolph Public Schools (RPS) is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. The RPS do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, national origin, ethnic identity, sex, gender identity, disability, handicap, age, religion, sexual orientation or homelessness in admission to or participation in its programs and activities. RPS does not tolerate any form of discrimination, intimidation, threat, bullying, coercion and/or harassment that insults the dignity of others by interfering with their ability or freedom to learn and work.

Job Requirements
Qualifications/Preferred Experience:
• Minimum of two years of college or completion of 48 credit hours at an institution of higher education
• Experience working in a diverse, multicultural setting
• Prior experience working with children in a school, community, sports or camp program
• Paraprofessionals must meet the No Child Left Behind (NCLB) highly qualified paraprofessional requirements
• Ability to understand and follow directions
• Excellent communication skills
  • Associate degree preferred
  • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

  • Application Instructions
    The Randolph Public School system has moved to a paperless application process and appreciates your support in this effort. Please submit all required documentation via School Spring and do not send follow up/additional paperwork or emails. If additional information is required, applicants will be contacted. Once all materials have been reviewed, applicants selected for interviews will be contacted directly by the hiring manager.

    Please be sure to include your current educator license number and information and upload any and all transcripts you have to your School Spring application.

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

    Contact Information
    Melissa McDonough, Human Resources Assistant
    40 Highland Ave
    Randolph, Massachusetts 02368
    Phone: 781-961-7477
    Fax: 781-961-6294

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