Special Education Paraprofessional Instructional Aide at Gateway Middle School

Special Education Paraprofessional Instructional Aide at Gateway Middle School

Gateway Middle School, a public charter school in San Francisco, is seeking a paraprofessional to support students with learning differences. Gateway Middle School is committed to helping each student – regardless of learning style or previous academic achievement – learn the skills, habits and knowledge necessary for success in college and beyond.Major Duties and Responsibilities of Paraprofessional:
  • Providing individualized and small-group instruction to reinforce skills that have been taught by the teacher
  • Supporting teachers and students within the classroom as established in partnerships with other staff
  • Assisting Learning Center staff and other teachers as needed with planning, preparation, and distribution of classroom materials
  • Supporting Learning Center staff as needed on clerical work or other projects
Qualifications:
  • Commitment to Gateway's mission is essential, including a desire to work with a diverse student body
  • Ability to work with individuals and groups of students to support academic skills and behavior management
  • Ability to work collaboratively with a dedicated staff and involved parent body
  • Bilingual candidates and candidates of color are strongly encouraged to apply
  • An AA degree or higher
To Apply: Please e-mail following:
  1. Your resume and a cover letter addressing your understanding of and commitment to Gateway’s unique mission
  2. Three letters of recommendation
  3. Optional: A lesson plan or other materials indicative of your educational philosophy