Part-Time • 10 months/year
North County: Santa Maria, Lompoc, Guadalupe, Cuyama, Orcutt, Santa Ynez Valley
Salary: $18.21 – $25.57 per hour
Apply By: Open Until Filled
Apply Online: www.sbceo.org
Phone: 805-964-4710 x5212 or x5225
Ideal candidate: You are a committed professional with a nurturing and patient demeanor who enjoys working with children and young adults in need of specialized assistance. You are a team player who listens well and contributes to a positive and efficient work environment on behalf of colleagues, students, families, and the community. You represent the Santa Barbara County Office with integrity and professionalism.
The position: Assists teachers and staff in providing cognitive instructional, therapeutic, and/or medical support to students with severe and physical disabilities including students with multiple handicaps, emotional disturbance, and severe orthopedic, visual, or hearing impairments. Paraprofessionals are typically assigned to areas such as, but not limited to, special day class where students are severely handicapped and where therapeutic, and/or medical assistance training is required. Advancement potential exists from this position to specialized positions requiring additional training or assignment to specific environments such as those for incarcerated or probationary youth.