Preference Personnel


Posted January 09, 2019Consultant: Bianca Wiederrich
  • Administrative Position
  • Located in Fargo/Moorhead
  • Temporary Position

Preference Employment Solutions is now recruiting for a special education paraprofessional.  This role supports special education programs with daily instructional and non-instructional activities for students with disabilities.

Location: Fargo

Schedule: Monday - Friday from 7:45am-2:45pm

Compensation:  $11.00/hour

Type of Position: Temporary (day to day as needed)

Position Overview:

  • Acts as a liaison between student, special education teacher, and classroom teacher(s)
  • Utilize appropriate language, interactions and positive discipline.
  • May be required to work at multiple locations if necessary
  • Assists in managing the behavior of students and in crisis intervention under the direction of the supervisor
  • Assist children and young adults with limited mobility, disabilities, and emotional behaviors
  • Assists students with communication needs by using by using appropriate technology
  • Assist with critical daily activities such as classroom transition times, mealtimes and toileting.
  • Collects and records progress on goals and objectives as indicated on IEP’s or behavior plans as directed by supervisor
  • Attends in-service training as required
  • Demonstrates flexibility in supporting other school staff as needed
  • Fosters student in independence and works toward reducing and/or eliminating reliance on paraprofessional support
  • Other administrative duties as assigned

Characteristics of a Successful Candidate:

  • 1+ years of experience working with children or elderly
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure.  Ability to compute percentages and to plot data graphically
  • Proven reliability in past work experience
  • Effective oral and written communication skills
  • Friendly and positive personality
  • Flexible and the able to maintain confidentiality

How to Apply:

  • Contact: Bianca at (701) 293-6905
  • Email:
  • Visit Us: 2605 42nd Street South, Ste 100 in Fargo, ND
    Office Hours are Monday through Friday from 8:00am-5:00pm

Please contact Bianca Wiederrich by emailing your resume to

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  • Professional, Administrative, Industrial and Healthcare placement specializations
  • Access to the area’s top employers and hiring managers
  • ACA Compliant with health insurance options for qualifying employees
  • Preference Employment Solutions is an equal opportunity employer
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