Paraprofessional in Milwaukee, WI at ResCare

Date Posted: 11/1/2018

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    Milwaukee, WI
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Job Description


Title: Paraprofessional

Job Category: Direct Care/Operations

Line of Business: Workforce Services

About ResCare

Join us in transforming peoples' lives and their communities! ResCare is a one-of-a-kind human services company offering services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, home care for seniors, as well as education, vocational training, and job placement for people of all ages and skill levels. Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a Paraprofessional.

About this Line of Business

ResCare Workforce Services is the nation's leading and most comprehensive provider of services and solutions designed to help put people to work.  

With more than 400 urban, suburban and rural ResCare-managed operations throughout the nation, ResCare's team of more than 4,500 workforce professionals sets the industry's best practices, assisting approximately 1 million job seekers a year, states and state job boards and thousands of employers.

Within this business, Workforce Services offers a combination of career center operations, Job Corps centers, business services and family support functions, and is the largest for-profit collection of workforce solutions in the U.S.  Through the six elements of our world-class service delivery model, our team of experts have an enhanced ability to connect employers with qualified job seekers.

As a(n) Paraprofessional you will: 

  • Is responsible for the academic and social progress of assigned students.
  • Participates in school functions and activities.
  • Maintains the physical and emotional safety and well-being of students.
  • Ability to effectively design and implement educational activities for assigned age groups.

Position Requirements

  • Experience in teaching at-risk youth preferred.
  • Minimum age requirement is 18 years.
  • Ability to communicate (verbally and in written form) with all levels of personnel internal and external to the company.
  • Capable of working responsibly with highly confidential information and of maintaining composure under duress.
  • Ability to effectively design and implement educational activities for assigned age groups.
  • Must be able to work independently as well as part of a team.
  • Must meet all agency requirements for pre-employment as required by ResCare and/or state regulations.
  • High school diploma required.    

Additional Information

Provides student-centered, instructional assistance in a classroom setting to ensure that students remain focused, engaged and that the training environment is conducive to student learning and success. Provides assistance to the classroom instructor; may serve as substitute as needed.


ResCare offers a comprehensive benefits package to full-time employees including medical, dental, vision, paid time off, disability, life, and tuition reimbursement. All employees age 21 and older are eligible to participate in the 401(k) retirement savings plan.

ResCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ResCare does not discriminate against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, age, veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment, or on the basis of gender in its health programs and activities.

6665 N 60th St , Milwaukee, WI 53223 USA