Date Posted: May 13, 2022
Position Title: Exceptional Student Education (ESE) Paraprofessional
Location: Various Locations
Reports to: Principal
Bargaining Unit: AFSCME
Benefits Eligible: Yes
In accordance with the Agreement between the AFSCME Michigan Council 25-Local 345 and the Detroit Public Schools Community District, the following vacancy is announced.
Position Summary: Under the general supervision of the Principal or designee, the special education aide provides in-classroom assistance to both students and the teacher to help facilitate the learning environment. The ESE Paraprofessional plays a key role with helping students accomplish daily tasks necessary to access and participate within their learning environment.
If you are a current Detroit Public Schools Community District employee, you do not have to submit to a new security clearance, unless your new role requires a different type of criminal background check.
In alignment with Michigan law, if you are hired to fill a position, you will be required to submit to a Detroit Public Schools Community District criminal background check. Information regarding required background checks will be shared at point of hire.
Method of Application:
Applicants must apply through the online application system. Only applications submitted through the online application system will be considered for any posted position and all applications require a resume to be considered.
All DPSCD employees are required to disclose their vaccine status, however COVID-19 vaccines are strongly encouraged but not required.
Applicants requesting assistance during the application process should contact the Office of Human Resources via email at [email protected] or phone at (313) 873-6897.Successful candidates are required to submit official transcript(s) at point of offer to hire. Teaching service outside of the Detroit Public Schools Community District must be verified by the applicant's prior employer(s) prior to hire. It is the applicant's responsibility to provide all documentation (including copies) as requested.
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