Special Education Paraprofessional at Transition Academy, West Fargo Public Schools

Special Education Paraprofessional at Transition Academy


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August 26, 2021

Contact Information:
West Fargo Public Schools
207 Main Avenue West
West Fargo, ND 58078
District Website

Robin Hill
Phone: (701) 356-2000
District Email

Job Description:

SPECIAL EDUCATION PARAPROFESSIONAL- TRANSITION ACADEMY - CLAYTON A. LODOEN CENTER About the Transition Academy: The West Fargo Transition Academy (WFTA) is an educational option for students’ with disabilities, ages 18-21 years, who have completed their high school academic requirements and are ready to transition to a community-based program that emphasizes a seamless transition to post-high school settings. Placement in the Transition Academy is determined by the student’s Individualized Education Program (IEP). The IEP team utilizes the student’s transition assessments and transition goals to determine appropriate programming for the individual student. The WFTA strives to ensure there is collaboration among school, family, and appropriate adult service agencies to best serve the students. As the transition student leaves the educational system, the WFTA facilitates a plan for employment, recreation, and post-secondary education to support lifelong success.

POSITION: Special Education Paraprofessional - Transition Academy - Clayton A. Lodoen Center.

TERM: Monday - Friday, following the 2021-2022 school calendar for Transition Academy.

SUMMARY: This position will work with special education students to support them in the community and throughout their day.


SALARY: Starting pay will be $14.72-$15.16/hour based on 2021-2022 Classified Salary Schedule.

DEADLINE: Until filled.

TO APPLY: https://www.applitrack.com/westfargo/onlineapp/.

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