Qualifications: EDUCATION: An earned Associates degree from an
accredited institution, or at least 60 semester hours of earned
college credit from an accredited institution.
EDUCATION: Standard high school diploma or satisfactory
completion of an approved General Educational Development (GED)
REQUIRED: Successful completion of the Teacher Assisting
Curriculum at the designated technical college in the Broward
County School District and achieve a passing score on the ParaPro
Test, or other officially sanctioned standard tests to demonstrate
the ability to assist in instructing reading/language arts,
writing, and mathematics; or reading readiness, writing readiness,
and mathematics readiness, as appropriate.
If additional hours of continuing education are mandated by
program funding source, they must be obtained within the required
time frame for continuing active employment in the position.
EXPERIENCE: A minimum of two (2) years of demonstrated
experience, within the last five (5) years, in working with
EDUCATION: Six (6) earned semester hours in the area of Human
Growth and Development is preferred. Bilingual skills
ESSENTIAL PERFORMANCE RESPONSIBILITIES:
1. If assigned to a Pre-K/Pre-School Exceptional Student
Education (ESE) classroom with (ESE) students, may provide
assistance, as required, with activities of daily living which may
include any or all of the following by:
a. assisting with personal hygiene and restroom functions, which
diapering or catheterization.
b. providing mobility assistance including lifting, positioning
c. assisting with activities related to seizure control.
d. assisting with feeding needs, which may include
e. assisting with adaptive equipment needs.
f. providing behavioral assistance, which may include utilizing
management (PCM) skills.
Hourly Rate: $13.26 per hour
Pay Grade: 13