PARAPROFESSIONAL (Gr. K) (2 Positions)

PARAPROFESSIONAL (Gr. K) (2 Positions)

1 is a One Year Position Only
DISTRICT – Pownal School District, Inc.
BUILDING – Pownal Elementary School


  • All paraprofessionals must meet State definition of Highly Qualified Paraprofessional (HQP) through one of the following: Associates Degree, successful completion (b-minus or better) of at least 48 credit hours from an accredited institution of higher learning, or successful completion of an approved paraprofessional assessment test required. 
  • Two to three years relevant experience preferred. 
  • Genuine desire to work with students with intensive needs required. 
  • Ability to become certified and proficient in the following within 6 months of hire: 
    • District Crisis Prevention Institute (CPI) procedures and protocol 
    • CPR and First Aid 
    • Additional training as required for assignment 

Duties (include but are not limited to):
  • Assist teachers in instructional or supportive services and small group instruction 
  • Supervise and support students with disabilities 
  • Provide learning opportunities to improve academic and social skills 
  • Operate classroom and office equipment 
  • Communicate effectively with students, staff, and community members 
  • Adhere to all District policies and regulations 

APPLICATION PROCEDURE – Please apply on School Spring, for more info contact:

Todd Phillips, Principal 
Pownal Elementary School 
94 School House Road 
Pownal, VT 05261 

Application Deadline: July 20, 2018