Educational Paraprofessional Position - Vernon Public Schools
Position: Educational Paraprofessional Position
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Paraeducator (Job #4298)
Job Location: District-Wide
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Vernon Public Schools
Vernon, CT 06066
Telephone: 860-896-4681
Job Description:
Paraeducator - 10 month position with full benefits - NOW HIRING!

This is a 10-month position assisting the classroom teacher in helping physically, mentally and/or educationally disadvantaged students learn skills that will broaden their learning experiences and contribute to their development in order to set high expectations and to assist in creating a classroom environment that is conducive to learning for all students.  See the attached job description for more specific information. 

The Administration is seeking applicants qualified by education and experience to carry out the duties assigned to the position and in general, to establish and maintain a high level of standards of excellence in the Vernon Public Schools.  

Vernon is an outstanding district to work in!  
We offer a rich benefit package, including:
  • Medical, dental & vision insurance
  • 50% employer HSA funding per benefit year
  • 10 sick days per year (cumulative to 70 days)
  • 5 personal days per year
  • Paid holidays
  • 10K term life insurance at no cost to employee
  • Professional development opportunities 
  • Retirement plan available
Salary:  In accordance with the Paraeducator union agreement, the 2023-24 pay ranges from $15.92 - $20.00 per hour, based on experience.  If you would like to be considered for this position, please complete the application as soon as possible so we have the opportunity to learn more about you!

Apply online at, click on Department - Human Resources - Employment.  Please ensure that you provide all materials (cover letter, resume, copy of certification, copy of transcripts, and three letters of recommendation) required for the application process.

Our Mission Statement: The Vernon Public Schools, in partnership with family and community, is committed to provide a quality education, with high expectations, in a safe environment where all students become independent learners and productive contributors to society.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Vernon Public Schools is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws.

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.