Boulder Valley School District
Paraeducator – Intensive, Preschool (2nd Para)
.30 FTE (12 hrs/week)
Temporary position (8/30/21-5/26/22)
Hourly Pay Range: $18.24 – $26.45
BOULDER VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT is committed to create challenging, meaningful, and engaging learning opportunities so that all children thrive and are prepared for successful, civically engaged lives. Our comprehensive and innovative approach to education ensures that each student meets expectations relative to intellectual growth, physical development and social emotional well-being. The district covers approximately 500 square miles and serves the communities of Boulder, Erie, Louisville, Lafayette, Superior, Broomfield, Nederland, Ward, Jamestown and Gold Hill. Website: BVSD.
Work under the supervision of a licensed preschool teacher assisting with student groups in the classroom.
-High School diploma or equivalent
-Must be able to lift 50 pounds; diaper, feed; complete other delegated nursing and health care duties
-Completed and submitted BVSD online application
-Communicate (read, write, and speak) in English, must pass English component of interview process
-Meet or exceed the education and experience requirements for Early Childhood Teacher as established by the Colorado Department of Human Services (Rule 7.702.44A as of 1/17/19)
-Certification in CPR, 1st Aid, Universal Precaution
-Experience with inclusive practices to include students with special needs preferred
-Experience with instructional support of small groups and individual students
-Take the initiative in positively managing student behavior
-Able to multi-task while attending to instructional needs of children
-Works collaboratively with teachers and others to implement lesson plans, complete student observations, collect and organize student data
-Communicate well with children and staff
-Follow directions with minimal guidance
-Respect confidentiality of staff and students and understands privacy issues within schools
-Manage time effectively
-Experience working with preschool age children preferred
-Provide assistance with personal care including diapering, feeding and hand washing
-Complete other duties as assigned
-Salary Placement varies according to experience and education.
Application and Selection Procedure:
-Apply on-line at http://bvsd.org (in-district transfers, be sure to include your BVSD employee number).
-If you do not have internet access, a computer is available in the Human Resources Division, Education Center, 6500 E. Arapahoe, Boulder, Colorado.
-Applications are reviewed to match candidates with position qualifications, with a limited number selected for interviews. For the final selection, employment is contingent upon successful completion of the post-offer screening process, including a background check and possible medical examination.
The Boulder Valley School District is an equal opportunity educational institution and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, sex, gender identity/expression, national origin, creed, religion, age, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status in admission or access to, and treatment and employment in its educational programs or activities. Inquiries or complaints: BVSD – 720-561-5903; Office for Civil Rights – http://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/addresses.html
To learn more about this opportunity please visit jobs.bvsd.org.