Educational Paraprofessional Position - East Haven Public Schools
Position: Educational Paraprofessional Position
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Site Leader
Job Location: Overbrook and DeerRun
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: East Haven Public Schools
East Haven, CT 06513
Telephone: 203-468-3951
Job Description:
Job Title:  COMPASS Before and After School  Fall Program Site Leader 

Hours: 25hrs per week   7:00-9:00 & 3:00-6:00 pm
Location:  Overbrook School Gym and DeerRun Gym.
Education:  High School Diploma or equivalency 
Start Date:  ASAP
Hourly Rate: $ 15.00

Job Description:
The COMPASS Site Leader works closely with the COMPASS Facilitator, COMPASS Counselor, Students an non-teaching professionals to provide a wide range of support for students, including:
  • Managing Site Location
  • Setting up and operating equipment 
  • Supervising Counselors/Students
  • Facilitation of activities under the direction of a teacher. 
  • Interact with children,initiate conversation and encourage dialog
  • Develop daily activities that are age appropriate
Position Requirements
  • High School diploma or equivalency.
  • Successful candidates will be highly energetic, flexible and dependable 
  • Open to learning and able to follow written and verbal instructions accurately.
  • Well organized, can work well independently and with other staff
  • CPR/1st Aid Train        
  • Maintain confidentiality about issues concerning the children and their families as well as faculty members. 
  • Maintain professional dress code.
  • must report to work on time, have good attendance and communicate with director when you will be out or need time off. 
Interaction between Faculty and Children/Faculty and Parent:
  • Interact frequently, affectionately,and respectfully by smiling and speaking to children in a friendly, calm, soft, courteous manner.
  • Respect and observe children's interests. Intervene when needed to maintain safety.
  • Be available and responsive to children's needs, questions, and requests. 
Position Requirements:
Physical Environment, Health Safety and Nutrition:
  •  Maintain and follow all safety and health rules of the program.
  • supervise children at all times. Demonstrate awareness of entire group while working with a small group or individuals. 
  • Know the number of children in your group and maintain ratios at all times.
  • Complete appropriate paperwork (incident and accident reports)
  • Keep activity areas organized and safe
  • Be able to lift 40 pounds.

Applications will be accepted online at the district website:
A direct link to the application page is

This job description is not, nor is it intended to be, a complete statement of all duties, functions, and responsibilities which comprises this position.

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