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Job Title:

Paraprofessional - Classroom Assistant - 1:1 Aide

Job Post ID:


Posted Until:



$12.00-$15.00/ hr


Lockport, Crest Hill


1st Shift


Full Time



Job Description:

Will assist classroom special education teacher in providing instruction and oversight to low incidence elementary students. Focus may be on an individual student to provide assistance with academic and behavioral goals. Placement in classroom will be based on skills and fit.

Working Conditions: Special education classroom within a general education building. Working with low incidence students that may occasionally require physical management.

Build your skills and gain valuable professional experience in social work and special services.

Part-time positions are also available.

Applicants may be eligible for a reimbursement of fees associated with WorkKeys Assessment or certifications required for position. Reimbursement available after 90 days of successful employment.

Job Requirements:

MUST have valid certificate from State of Illinois to work as an instructional assistant in a special education classroom.

To become an Illinois paraprofessional you have to be at least 19 years of age. You must also meet one of four requirements: (information obtained from Will Country ROE)
•An associate's degree or better.
•60 semester hours of coursework.
•A high school diploma or GED and a score of 460 on the ETS ParaPro assessment test.
•A diploma or GED and a sufficiently high score on the ACT Work Keys test.


All school holidays off - Paid PTO sick/personal - great hours

Application Instructions:

Please apply directly on our website at or call 815-838-8080. Resumes can also be sent to