Featured Local Job: Paraprofessional/Educational Aide Position

Union School District is seeking applicants for the position of Paraprofessional/Educational Aide starting immediately.

Basic Function/Purpose:

  • To assist, support, and work with teachers, Educational aides, and administration to provide a quality instructional program and improve student goals/achievements.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Maintains a pattern of prompt and regular attendance
  • Follows the daily schedule as prescribed and adjusts to work assignments and/or schedule changes
  • Work with individual students and/or small groups of students to reinforce learning of material or skills initially introduced and outlined by the teacher
  • Provides extra assistance to students with exceptionalities, such as those with physical and/or mental disabilities
  • Assists as directed by the supervising teacher in the effort to successfully maintain students with special needs in an integrated setting, as determined by the IEP team
  • Assists identified students with transporting materials or supplies as needed. Assists identified students with specific personal and physical needs
  • Demonstrates ethical behavior and confidentiality of information about students in school environment and community
  • Maintains a cooperative working relationship with Principal, supervising teacher, students, parents, staff and public
  • Participates in professional learning activities which align with school improvement goals
  • Participates in staff development opportunities provided by the district
  • Demonstrates a positive attitude toward work assignment
  • Accepts responsibility for the work assigned and accepts constructive criticism
  • Demonstrate enthusiasm for working with school-age children
  • Possess a positive and motivated attitude
  • Willingness to obtain CPR/First Aide


  • High School Diploma
  • Preferably have experience with school-age children

For interested applicants, please submit a letter of interest and completed general application with current (dated within 1 year) Act 34, Act 151, and Act 114-FBI fingerprint clearance to:
Dr. John Kimmel, Superintendent
Union School District
354 Baker Street, Ste. 2
Rimersburg, PA 16248

A review of applications will begin immediately, however, they will be accepted until the position is filled.
Applications can be found at

Union School District is an equal opportunity employer.

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