Behavior Support Paraprofessional

Title Behavior Support Paraprofessional
Category Support Staff
Posting Type External Posting
Salary Based upon education and experience starting at $14.67 per hour
Location Fink Elementary School & Middletown Area Middle School
Job Information Applications are being accepted for full-time, 10 month (185 days) positions available for the beginning of the 2019-2020 school year.  These positions will provide instructional and behavioral support to students within the Middletown Area Therapeutic Educational Support (MATES) Program.  The MATES Program provides a highly structured environment and intensive supports to students with behavioral needs so that they can be successful at transitioning back to a typical classroom environment.

Applicants must possess a high school diploma or equivalent and should have two years of experience with children, preferably children with behavioral needs.  Successful candidates must have or obtain highly qualified paraprofessional status (Associate's Degree; high school diploma or equivalent with 48 hours of post secondary education; or high school diploma or equivalent with a passing score on the PDE approved assessment) and CPR and First Aid certifications.

​Application Deadline: Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled.
Application Procedure Application packets must include the following documents: letter of interest; resume; Support Staff Application; clearances (PA Criminal History, PA Child Abuse, and Federal Criminal History); and transcripts (if applicable).

Application packets should be submitted via email to

Questions regarding the job posting should be directed to Heidi Zula, Director of Human Resources, at

** Support Staff Applications can be found on the Employment Page of the District's website. **
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