Northwest Ohio Educational Service Center

The NwOESC believes that paraprofessionals play a vital role in our students’ achievements and academic success. We are in need of a paraprofessionals to help continue the daily functioning of Swanton Middle School.

-High school diploma or equivalent.
-FBI and BCI background checks required.
-Hold or be qualified to obtain an Educational Aide Permit.
-Associate’s Degree or equivalent or passing score on the Parapro Assessment for highly qualified status.
-Ability to learn skills appropriate for the position.
-Demonstrated maturity and the ability to work with students with special needs
-Ability to travel to assignment.

DESCRIPTION:  The paraprofessional will perform a variety of educational and support services to help achieve productive learning experiences.  Provide guidance and encouragement to help students pursue their intellectual, social, and emotional potentials.  Promote the inclusion of students with disabilities into regular classrooms and school activities.  Recognize each professional contact as an opportunity to promote a positive impression of the educational service center.

CONTRACT:  Beginning August 2016; per school calendar

SALARY:  Per the adopted salary schedule based on training and experience

BENEFITS:  Paid sick leave, personal leave, and holidays during scheduled work period.  Health, dental, vision, and life insurance are available to those working 25 hours or more per week.  Membership in State Employees Retirement System.

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