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Part-time RTI Paraprofessional/Aide (429)

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TitlePart-time RTI Paraprofessional/Aide
Posting ID429

RTI Paraprofessional (Teachers Aide)

Part-time - Limestone Middle School 21-22 SY


Numerous Coaching Opportunities including Asst. Boys Basketball,
Varsity Football,  Varsity Baseball and Assistant Track.


Reports to: RTI Coordinator / Building Principal


SUMMARY: This position is responsible for working closely with handicapped pupil(s) on a regular basis in an effort to provide them with the physical help and emotional support they need to gain as full benefits from the district’s special education program as possible.



  • Discusses assigned duties with classroom teachers in order to coordinate instructional efforts.
  • Prepares lesson materials, bulletin board displays, exhibits, equipment and demonstrations as needed.
  • Presents subject matter to students under the direction and guidance of teachers, using lectures, discussions, or supervised role-playing methods.
  • Establishes as fully as possible a supportive and sympathetic relationship with the student(s) without fostering or encouraging intense emotional involvement.
  • Serves as a resource person, if and when requested, to the student personnel evaluation team conferring about one of the students to whom assigned.
  • Supervises students in classrooms, hall, cafeterias, school yards, and gymnasiums or on field trips.
  • Conducts demonstrations to teach such skills as sports, dancing and handicrafts.
  • Distributes teaching materials such as textbooks, workbooks, papers, and pencils to students.
  • Distributes tests and homework assignments, and collect them when completed.
  • Enforces administration policies and rules governing students.
  • Grades homework and tests, and computes and records results using answer sheets or electronic marking devices.
  • Completes required reports in a timely manner.
  • Teaches socially acceptable behavior, employing techniques such as behavior modification and positive reinforcement.
  • Works with students with multiple physical, mental and developmental disabilities.
  • Is familiar with and uses adaptive equipment including, communication equipment, wheel chairs, adaptive feeding tools, etc.
  • Assists students with self-care, hygiene and feeding as necessary.
  • May be required to perform tasks that students are no able to do i.e. taking notes, handing materials, holding books, etc.
  • May work with/handle resistive students.
  • Serves as the chief source of information and help to any substitute teacher assigned in the absence of the regular teacher.
  • Maintains a high level of ethical behavior and confidentiality of information about students as is expected of fully licensed teachers.
  • Enforce school regulations and policies in a professional manner.
  • Assists the classroom teacher in other tasks necessary in maintaining a professional and positive classroom environment, and performs other teacher aide duties as may be assigned by the classroom teacher, administration or Board of Education.


  • Associate’s Degree from a regionally accredited institution of higher education or completed 60 semester hours of college credit at a regionally accredited institution of higher education.
  • Must have excellent oral and written communication skills to work with teachers, education support personnel, building administrators and the general public.
  • Ability to maintain good working relationship with fellow employees and pupils.
  • Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 lbs.
  • Ability to push/pull up to 10 lbs.
  • Must be detailed oriented.
Shift TypePart-Time / School Year
Salary RangePer Collective Bargaining Agreement ( Under Community Info Page.
LocationLimestone Middle School

Applications Accepted

Start Date05/27/2021
End Date08/02/2021

Job Contact

NameJill FultonTitleRTI Coordinator