Special Ed Paraprofessional

Meeker School District is seeking qualified and energetic individuals to fill the open Special Education Paraprofessional positions at Meeker Elementary School and at Barone Middle School.

Date Available: Position Begins August 12, 2024

Qualifications and Experience:

  • High School diploma or equivalent required.

  • Experience working with children, preferably in a learning environment.

  • Ability to establish and maintain cooperative relationships with students, parents and staff.

  • Strong oral and written communication skills; requires the ability to record and deliver information and explain procedures in a variety of technical and professional languages.

  • Operating knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite and phone systems.

  • Assumes other responsibilities as assigned. To view the full Job Description, click HERE.

Applications: Please submit application/resume/references to: 

Jessica Browning- Human Resources Director
Meeker Re-1 School District
School Administration Office
555 Garfield Street/P.O. Box 1089
Meeker, CO  81641
Telephone: 970-878-9040
FAX: 970-878-3682
E-mail: admin@meeker.k12.co.us

* The Classified Application can be found HERE. Applicants should list their building preference when applying.

Compensation and Benefits

  • Salary negotiable based upon qualifications and experience

  • Current salary schedule can be found here: MSD 24/25 Salary Schedule

  • Fully paid health, dental and life insurance for the employee and $119 towards dependent health coverage.

  • Colorado Public Employee Retirement Association (PERA) member account with employer contribution of 21.4%.

  • 11 personal/sick days per school year (prorated based on the date of hire)

  • Coaching opportunities at the Middle and High School.

  • Reimbursement of moving expenses; up to $1,000 for in-state moves, and up to $2,000 for out-of-state moves.

    Timeline: Review of applications will begin immediately and position will remain open until June 10, 2024 at 4:00PM.

The Meeker School District Re-1 is an Equal Opportunity Employer

The educational programs, activities and employment opportunities offered by Meeker School District RE-1 are offered without regard to race, color, sex (which includes marital status), sexual orientation (which includes transgender), religion, national origin, ancestry, creed, disability or need for special education services.  Inquiries regarding alleged unlawful discrimination or harassment should be directed to the Meeker School District superintendent, 555 Garfield, PO Box 1089, Meeker, CO 81641, Phone (970) 878-9040; or to The Office of Civil Rights, U.S. Department of Education, 1961 Stout Street, Third Floor, Denver, CO 80294, Phone (303) 844-2991.