Application Details: To be considered for this position, individuals should Apply Online. Please upload a copy of any certificates or endorsements held.
According to federal requirements, ALL K-12 paraprofessionals working with students in any capacity must meet the following requirements:
High school diploma OR GED AND
An Associate’s degree or higher OR
60 or more credit hours from an accredited institution of higher education OR
Obtain a passing score on one of the ADE approved online assessments below:
*Parapro, ACT Workkeys, or The Master Teacher Para Educator PD Now!
The Parapro online assessment costs $55 using a personal credit card.
Other: In addition to the job requirements listed above, all ECE Support Staff must also have a CDA credential or state awarded certificate in the area of Early Childhood Education, must be CPR/First Aid Certified, have a high school diploma, AND have a minimum of six (6) months experience in a preschool classroom setting.
District Hiring Policies:
Successful candidates must be fingerprinted and are responsible for the cost of the background checks.
The Safford Unified School District is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of national origin, race, creed, color, sex, age, marital status, or handicapping condition in its educational or employment opportunities.
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