Under the direction of assigned supervisor assist the certified teacher in providing instruction to individual or small groups of students, monitor and report student progress.


(These are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work performed.  Omission of specific duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or logical assignment to the position.)

This job description may include but is not limited to the following tasks:


The paraprofessional aide shall hold one of the following:

  1. Associate of Arts or Associate of Science degree in Early Childhood Development.
  2. Valid credentials as required by the Arkansas Department of Education.
  3. Acceptable score on ParaPro Assessment as defined by the ADE.
  4. Child Development Associate credential.
  5. Such alternatives as the Board shall find appropriate and acceptable.