Educational Paraprofessional Position - Springfield Township SD
Position: Educational Paraprofessional Position
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Instructional Assistant
Job Location: SDST Middle School
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Springfield Township SD
Oreland, PA 19075
Telephone: 215-233-6000 EXT 1014
Job Description:
Previous experience working with students with special needs preferred.
Must enjoy working with children.
Must be considered highly qualified in the state of PA by completing at least one of the listed requirements below:
    a. Have completed at least 2 years of postsecondary study (48 credits) or
    b. Possess an associated degree or higher or
    c. Meet a rigorous standard of quality as demonstrated through a State or local assessment (Paraeducator Credential of Competence).

How to Apply:
Interested applicants should submit their application directly to the posting of interest in the district Employment Opportunities site at

The School District of Springfield Township is seeking candidates who possess excellent interpersonal skills, the desire to work with energetic students, and the ability to relate well within the school community.  
Terms of employment:
10 month position following the SDST District calendar.  
If you are an external candidate and you offered a position with the School District of Springfield Township, please be advised that the following information will be required before you are able to begin working:
State Police Clearance (Act 34)
Child Abuse Clearance (Act 151)
FBI Fingerprints (Act 114)
School Health Record - includes physical & tb test from within a year
Act 24 (PDE Form 6004) - Arrest/Conviction Report
PA Sexual Misconduct/Abuse Disclosure Release- A separate form must be completed for:
     1. Current employer; and
     2. All former employers that were school entities; and
     3. All former employers where you were in a position that involved direct contact with children.
To find more information about how to complete these documents go to the district Employment Opportunities website.

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