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2200 Eureka Way
Redding, CA
(530) 241-3261

POSITION: Instructional Paraprofessional-Substitutes

Length of Work Year: on call substitute

Employment Type:  Part Time


SALARY: $16.12 per hour


Requirements / Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS: Paraprofessionals who assist in classroom instruction must meet the following qualifications: •Pass Aide Proficiency Test, OR •Complete two years of higher education, OR •Obtain an Associate’s degree or higher , OR •Pass a formal state or local academic assessment that demonstrates knowledge of and the ability to assist in teaching reading, writing, and mathematics or reading writing and mathematics readiness.

  • Letter(s) of Recommendation
  • Resume

To perform instructionally related activities by assisting a teacher or teachers in providing intensified learning experiences for students in assigned areas; and to provide a variety of instructional support services for teachers and students which are directly related to the instructional program.

This class is distinguished by its focus on providing instructional assistance in a classroom environment.

Receives general supervision from a designated site administrator.  Technical and functional supervision is provided by the certificated classroom teacher(s) to whom assigned.

EXAMPLES OF IMPORTANT RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES–Important responsibilities and duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:

Assist teachers with the preparation and reinforcement of the presentation of learning materials and in the performance of other instructional activities.

Communicate with case managers and/or teachers involved with a student when problems arise to help better that students learning and effective ways to meet the student needs.

To work with a specific student, as directed by administration and teacher, to support subjects and learning across the whole curriculum.

Monitor and assist students through drill, study, and research activities after lessons and instructions have been provided by the teacher.

Assist teacher(s) to whom assigned in supervising students during classroom activities and non-classroom activities such as field trips and bus loading and unloading.

Read to students; explain words and meanings; rephrase materials and provide similar learning examples.

Assist in administering and monitoring tests; assist in scoring and recording tests results; assist in computing and recording grades.

Assist in maintaining student records and files; take attendance.

Assist in preparing examinations and other instructional materials for duplications; make copies as directed.

Keep and maintain a record of material being taught in classes you are assigned to.

Distribute materials such as textbooks, learning package materials, supplies and equipment; collect, assemble and distribute resource materials; assist in maintaining related inventories.

Assist in operating audiovisual equipment, computers, copying machines and other equipment related directly to the instructional program.

Assist in maintaining a neat, orderly and safe learning environment.

Acts as a mandated reporter for the purpose of ensuring the safety of the students.

Perform related duties and responsibilities as required.

Valid California Driver’s License

Comments and Other Information
The Shasta Union High School District (SUHSD) is committed to equal opportunity for all applicants and employees. The hiring process and employment shall be free from discrimination based on race, color, ancestry, national origin, ethnic group identification, age, religion, actual or potential, family or marital status or the exclusion of any person because of pregnancy or related conditions, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, or genetic information; the perception of one or more of such characteristics; or association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics. Section 504 Reasonable Accommodation: Principal Education Services 2200 Eureka Way, Suite B, Redding, CA 96001, (530) 241-3261 Title IX Coordinator: Associate Superintendent of Human Resources 2200 Eureka Way, Suite B, Redding, CA 96001, (530) 241-3261
Minimum Hourly Wage: 16.12

Minimum Education and Experience

Education Required: High School
Driver's License Required: Yes
Hiring Requirements for this Job:
  • Drug Testing / Screening
  • Background Checks
  • Accessible by Public Transportation: Yes