Job Description (attached)
Working Calendar 187 Days/ 7.0 Hours
Salary Schedule 1A (attached) Grade 3
Scope of Responsibilities:Recognizes that all responsibilities are basically supportive. Assists in implementing each student's individual education plan. Helps establish and maintain a pleasant, safe, and structured learning environment. Displays willingness and aptitude to work with students with disabilities.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or G.E.D.
  • Passing score on the Kentucky Para-educator Assessment or 48 college hours
  • Willingness and aptitude to work with students with disabilities
  • Physical ability and willingness to assist with physical needs of students such as positioning, toileting, and lifting
  • Willingness to attend district ECE in-service for professional growth Effective communication skills


**If your highest education is High School or GED you must take and pass the Kentucky Paraeducational Assessment Exam. The exam is free and you have three chances to obtain a passing score. For assistance with studying for this assessment, click KPA Study GuideTo schedule to take the KPA test with our Adult Ed department click Upon completion of scheduling, you will receive a confirmation email from Adult Ed with additional instructions about the location, address and parking.

**Applicants with transcripts obtained outside the U.S. will need to contact an approved agency from the following list in order to be considered an active candidate: Please click here