Job Opening

Henry County R-I School district is seeking a dynamic individual to serve as a Paraprofessional for the 2021-2022 school year.

POSITION: Paraprofessional (2 positions)
LOCATION: WES, Early Childhood Special Education
REPORTS TO: Director of Student Services
QUALIFICATIONS: 60 College Credit Hours or Successful completion of the Paraprofessional Assessment

-a demonstrated ability to work effectively under the direction of others
-a demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with others
-ability to organize, be flexible and motivate others
-ability to utilize mature and discreet judgment and handle confidential matters
-willingness to assume any responsibilities, which are appropriate for the position

-must work under the direct supervision of coordinating teacher when supporting instructional or behavioral services - may assume limited duties that are assigned to similar personnel, including duties beyond classroom support
-assist students to complete instructional activities
-may be required to assist students with self-care needs
-assist in the supervision of students as required to meet individual needs
-participate in training activities as required by the District
-perform other duties as directed by the Director/Principal/Supervising Teacher

Interested applicants should obtain an employment application and salary schedule information at:
or contact:
Whitney Bowers, Director of Student Services
(660) 647-5621 ext. 205