Special Education/Art Paraprofessional

Posted: 10/03/2021

Lander, Wyoming
An Equal Opportunity Employer
October 7, 2021
POSITION: Special Education/Art Paraprofessional
LOCATION: Gannett Peak Elementary (K-3)
SALARY: $14.36/hr minimum, 35 hours/week; full benefits
START DATE: As soon as possible
APPLY BY: October 25, 2021
DESCRIPTION: This classified position works 7 hours per day and splits their day between working with students with disabilities and assisting students with art curriculum. In this position, half of the day is spent leading art classes in multiple grades and half of the day working one-on-one, in small groups, providing academic and social emotional support, and assisting the classroom teacher as needed. In addition, this person will be responsible for observing and documenting student progress and working collaboratively with the art, special education and general education teachers.

● Target job related education: at least 48 semester credits at an institution of higher education; or have an associate’s degree; or pass the District’s basic skills test.
● Experience preferred working with students in grades K-3.
● Willingness to plan lessons through collaboration with the art teacher.
● Ability to use various computer programs and other technology.
● Familiarity and ability to work in multiple art mediums including drawing, watercolor, acrylic painting, and paper folding.

TO APPLY: Visit our website at www.landerschools.org, click on the ‘Departments’ tab, go to ‘Human Resources’ and then go to ‘Applications’. Follow the instructions for completing the online application.
Phone: 307-332-4711
E-mail: cswenson@landerschools.org

Fremont County School District #1 does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status, marital status, or disability in admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its educational programs or activities. FCSD#1 operates in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendment Act of 1972, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. Inquiries concerning Title VI, Title IX, ADA, and Section 504 may be referred to the Curriculum Director (who is also the Coordinator for the Of ice for Civil Rights), Fremont County School District 1, 863 Sweetwater, Lander, WY 82520 or telephone (307)-332-4711; the Wyoming Department of Education, Of ice for Civil Rights Coordinator, 122 W. 25 th Street, Suite E200, Cheyenne, WY 82002-2060, or telephone (307)-777-7222; or Of ice for Civil Rights, Denver Of ice: U.S. Department of Education; Cesar E. Chavez Memorial Building,1244 Speer Boulevard, Suite 310, Denver, CO 80204-3482; Telephone: 303-844-5695;TDD: 800-877-8339; email: OCR.Denver@ed.gov. This information will be provided in an alternative format upon request.