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Paraprofessionals fulfill teaching-related positions in schools and provide assistance to both certified instructors and students. Usual work activities described in a Paraprofessional resume sample are managing classroom equipment, updating the bulletin board, supervising students, assisting students in the library or the media center, invigilating tests, and recording attendance. Based on our collection of example resumes, these employees should demonstrate teaching aptitudes, supervisory skills, communication, attention to details and computer competencies. Paraprofessionals need to hold at least a high school diploma and may even be required a Bachelor's Degree.

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1

Paraprofessional - Personal Care Assistant

Provided physical support and life skill training to special needs adolescents in an educational and residential setting

  • Completed detailed progress notes for individuals
  • Assisted individuals in after school vocational programs including land work, gardening and wood shop
  • Worked cooperatively with physical, occupational, and speech therapists to develop and execute rehabilitative IEP
  • Collected and recorded IEP data for multiple clients
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Art Education
MA
Master of Arts
2

Paraprofessional

Help the kids with homework, play, and interact with their peers.

  • Planned and executed lesson plans.
  • Collaborated with colleagues to integrate new activities.
  • Participated in education conferences and workshops.
  • Experience in managing, motivating teams and training.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
3

Paraprofessional Educator

Ensured all individual's progress is followed accurately and in a timely manner.

  • Mentored the individuals with proper academic etiquette and social activities.
  • Assisted individuals with independent tasks.
  • Documented daily events, health information and incidents.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
BA
Psychology / Neuroscience
Social Work
4

Paraprofessional Educator

Assisted teachers in the classroom, supervised students outside of the classroom, and provided administrative support for teaching

  • Worked directly with students to accommodate special academic needs such practice reading aloud, helped students understand and complete their assignments, and monitor and encourage use of aiding equipment
  • Provided assistance to special education students with a variety of disabilities including learning disabilities, emotional disturbance, autism spectrum disorders, ADHD, developmental disabilities, and communication disorders
  • Coached boys and girls 7th and 8th grade basketball and softball/baseball teams
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
BS
Sports Management
5

Paraprofessional

worked with Autistic and ADHD student one-on-one

  • Implemented a positive behavior support plan
  • Worked cooperatively with the classroom teacher
  • Provided all needed support for the student's educational/behavioral needs
  • Assisted speech pathologist during speech sessions
  • Aided the Occupational therapist during sessions
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AS
Applied Computer Science
AS
Allied Health
6

Paraprofessional

Tutored students in mathematics, reading, phonics, pragmatics and syntax.

  • Counseled students concerning behavior.
  • Encouraged students to find summer activities to remain busy.
  • Informed teacher and principal on students' progress.
  • Discussed improvements of the students' with the teacher and principal.
  • Held consultation with youth in community for homework, sports and family situations.
  • Improved grades and relationships with parents.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
6
months
at this job
Speech Language Pathology And Audiology
7

Substitute Teacher and Paraprofessional

Taught all grade levels including Learning Disabled Preschool, Kindergarten, Elementary, Middle School and High School environments.

  • Managed classes of all subject matters including Language Arts Literature, Mathematics, Science, Social Studies, Spanish, Physical Education, Music, Art, and Computers.
  • Provided additional instructional support to students with Individualized Education Plans.
  • Assisted the lead classroom teacher to maintain consistency in the classroom when the regular teacher's aide is unavailable.
  • Worked with individual students or groups on various educational activities.
Candidate Info
30
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BA
Psychology
MA
School Counseling
8

Paraprofessional

Assist in the absence of any regular certified staff

  • Handle daily discipline records for approximately 300 students
  • Assist in the absence of any regular certified staff
  • Monitor and supervise in-school suspension, detention, and other disciplinary activities
  • Organized, implemented, and maintain daily after school program for the school's seventh and eighth grade female students.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Psychology
MA
School Counseling
9

Paraprofessional

Worked with children in order to teach them concepts of letters and numbers.

  • Assured children safety and monitored their daily activities
  • Worked with a group of 8 children to practice letter sounds, words, colors, and basic social skills.
  • Created lesson plan for the week which varied by theme.
  • Worked with teacher to compose Desired Results Development Profile for each child.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
10

Special Ed Paraprofessional

Instruct targeted Elementary School students in the areas of reading, writing and math.

  • Achieved highest possible personnel reviews and accolades each year from administration and staff.
  • Integral member of the instructional team to successfully provide services to individual students in accordance with the goals/objectives, identified by the Individual Education Plan (IEP).
  • Excellent communicator and motivator, help to keep students motivated, engaged, and focused.
  • Devise specific strategies for reinforcing materials or skills based on students' needs, interests and abilities.
  • Create and manage proactive strategies to meet students' behavioral goals. PMT trained.
  • Facilitate interaction between the special education teachers and the mainstream teachers.
  • Maintain confidential records, instructional materials, and data collection.
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
AS
Early Childhood Education

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