Are you passionate about making a positive impact in the lives of students? Do you have a strong commitment to education and want to be part of a dynamic team? If so, we want you to join our Sparx family as a Full-Time Paraprofessional in Brooklyn, NY!
As a Paraprofessional, you will play a crucial role in supporting the educational journey of our students. Your responsibilities will include:
- Individualized Support: Provide one-on-one or small group support to students based on their unique learning needs.
- Classroom Assistance: Collaborate with teachers to create a nurturing and engaging learning environment.
- Behavioral Support: Assist in managing classroom behavior and promoting a positive, respectful atmosphere.
- Resourceful Assistance: Utilize educational materials and resources effectively to enhance learning experiences.
- Data Tracking: Maintain accurate records of student progress and report findings to the teaching team.
We are seeking candidates who possess the following qualifications:
- High School Diploma or Equivalent: A minimum educational requirement.
- Experience in Education: Previous experience in a classroom setting or working with students is a plus.
- Empathy and Patience: A genuine care for the well-being and growth of students, and the ability to remain patient in challenging situations.
- Team Player: Willingness to collaborate with teachers, administrators, and fellow paraprofessionals.
- Strong Communication Skills: Ability to communicate effectively with students, parents, and colleagues.
- Adaptability: Flexibility to respond to the evolving needs of students and the school environment.
What We Offer:
- Competitive Compensation: Starting at $25 per hour, with opportunities for growth and advancement.
- Professional Development: Access to training and workshops to enhance your skills and advance your career in education.
- Positive Work Environment: Join a team of dedicated professionals who are passionate about making a difference.
- Opportunity for Impact: Be a vital part of a student's educational journey, contributing to their success and growth.