Lawrence Family Development, Inc. Paraprofessional - Long-term Substitute in Lawrence, Massachusetts

Paraprofessional - Long-term Substitute Lawrence Family Development Charter School is currently seeking for a highly skilled and motivated Paraprofessional who is passionate about making a difference in students' lives. Responsibilities: - Assist teachers with teaching grade level curriculum to a wide range of learners. - Assist students to be successful learners. - Be an active member of the class helping to meet the educational needs of students as directed by the teacher. - Prepare materials, work with individuals or small groups, and other related duties as directed by the teacher. - Maintain a professional demeanor at all times with children, parents, and staff - Handle all confidential information appropriately. - Accompany students to and from buildings as necessary. - Supervision before school, and/or during lunch and recess as assigned. - May be asked to substitute in classrooms or assist at the front desk or in other areas as needed. - Attend after school meetings if required. - Perform other tasks as directed by Head of School or Principal. Experience/Qualifications: - Bachelor's Degree or equivalent preferred; passing score on the ParaPro test (required) or an Associate's degree. - Bilingual communication skills in English/Spanish preferred - Experience working in a classroom setting or with children in related setting - Flexibility to perform various job functions upon request. - Commitment to the specific mission and goals of LFDCS - Experience working with urban students of Hispanic backgrounds preferred - Demonstrated ability to work as a positive team member We offer a competitive compensation package and comprehensive health benefits. Please send cover letter, resume, transcripts and certifications when applying. Lawrence Family Development Charter School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, marital status, citizenship, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. To review all of the openings at Lawrence Family Development Charter School click the following link: link