Information for Job: Paraprofessional - Parsons State Hospital

Job Title: Paraprofessional - Parsons State Hospital
Job Description:

The SEK Education Service Center - Greenbush is seeking a long-term substitute paraprofessional to work with students at the Special Purpose School in Parsons. Paraprofessionals work under the supervision of a certified teacher. Candidates must be reliable, possess a high school diploma, and have good interpersonal and organizational skills. An Equal Opportunity Employer.




Greenbush ESC # 609

Greenbush ESC # 609

Greenbush ESC # 609

Greenbush ESC # 609

Greenbush ESC # 609

Job Salary (if available): Salary commensurate with experience.

Job Benefits (if available): Supporting employees and their families is important to Greenbush. We provide access to exceptional Health, Dental, Vision, and Life insurance options for all employees who work 20 hours or more a week. Additionally, Greenbush participates in the Kansas Public Retirement System (KPERS) and provides excellent 403B plan options. Greenbush contributes to each and every employees retirement plan by matching up to $60 a month for any Greenbush employee that contributes to one of the 403B plans. Employees also can participate in flex spending accounts and salary protection programs. All employees are provided with sick days, personal leave, and holidays subject to the length of their contract. Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Job Bonus (if available): Greenbush recognizes the importance of continued education throughout an employee’s career and offers the Greenbush Education Reimbursement Plan to support employees in their education endeavors. The plan provides an opportunity for any Greenbush employee working at least 1,004 hours per year to be reimbursed up to $1200 per contract year for tuition costs. Employees of Greenbush meeting the hour requirement can apply to participate in the program by completing the Tuition Reimbursement Application Form. In addition, Greenbush offers a Professional License Reimbursement Program, which provides full reimbursement for professional licenses with specific Kansas licensing authorities and other appropriate authorities (a complete list can be provided upon request).

Job Start Date: March-1-2013
Applications Due By: February-28-2013
Job Categories:
  • Special Education
  • Classified
Job Regions:
  • Southeast

Job Contact Information

Contact First Name: Alice
Contact Last Name: Corn
Contact Email:
Contact Phone:

Employer Information

Employer Name & Website: Greenbush ESC # 609 -
Employer Description:

Ensuring Equal Educational Opportunities for Everyone!

With more than 600 employees, the Southeast Kansas Education Service Center - Greenbush offers programs to school districts that are otherwise unavailable, unaffordable, or just more effective and efficient through a cooperative effort. At the core of every Greenbush Program is the unyielding belief that every student, regardless of geographic location, deserves equal educational opportunities. The main Greenbush campus, located just west of Girard, KS, is the site for unique learning facilities including the:

  • Wm. L. Abernathy Science Center and Rainforest
  • PSU/Greenbush Astrophysical Observatory
  • Greenbush Archeological Dig
  • Biotechnology labs
  • MediaGlobe Digital Planetarium
  • Greenbush Ropes Course

Career opportunities for employees are by no means limited to the Greenbush Campus. In collaboration with school districts and state agencies, Greenbush operates Community Learning Centers and alternative education programs across the state, giving students who have previously dropped out-of-school a second chance to receive a high school diploma. Other contracts with the Social Rehabilitation Services, Department of Corrections, Juvenile Justice Authority, and local school districts insure that all students receive an educational experience leading to a positive and productive lifestyle.

Greenbush employees are as unique as their programs and enjoy a variety of opportunities. They are supported with competitive salaries, excellent benefits, and a shared belief in supporting schools across the state.

Employer Address: PO Box 189
947 W. 47 HWY
Girard, Kansas

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