Paraprofessional

Paraprofessional

Summit Public Schools is searching for talented Special Education Assistant to join us at Summit Atlas in Seattle, WA. This is a great opportunity to join a vibrant, growing organization that is dedicated to transforming public education for its students!Education and Experience Any combination equivalent to graduation with a bachelors degree and one year of experience in working with children in an organized setting.  Most importantly, applicants must possess flexibility, curiosity, perseverance, a sense of humor and a burning passion to see students succeed.Knowledge and Abilities Knowledge of child guidance principles and practices, especially as they relate to special education students; problems and concerns of students with special needs; basic subjects taught in District schools, including arithmetic, grammar, spelling, language and reading; basic record-keeping techniques.Ability to: assist with instruction and related activities in an assigned special education program; communicate effectively both orally and in writing; establish and maintain cooperative and effective working relationships with others; operate instructional and office equipment.