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Title: Paraprofessional
Reports to: Supervising Teacher and the Principal
Job Goal: To assist the classroom teacher in providing appropriate learning experience and educational
opportunities for students.

Performance Responsibilities:

  1. Complies with policies and procedures established for St. John the Evangelist Catholic School in the Diocese of Savannah in accordance with the philosophy of Catholic Education.
  2. Has an overall knowledge of the school’s mission and can relate specific expertise to these goals.
  3. Reflects in personal and professional life a commitment to Gospel values and their Christian tradition.
  4. Accepts and supports Faith Community not simply as a concept to be taught, but as a reality to be lived in worship, service and interpersonal relationships.
  5. Is punctual in attendance and in the performance of regular duties.
  6. Dresses in a professional manner.
  7. Supervises children at all times.
  8. Instructs students in all academic areas based on the Diocesan guidelines.
  9. Demonstrates a style of teaching that would respect the individuality of each student and that would foster a positive learning environment.
  10. Assists with the administration of standardized tests.
  11. Cooperatively plans lessons with the classroom teacher.
  12. Assumes specified duties within the daily routine of the school, i.e. lunch, recess, and morning and afternoon duties.
  13. Attends specified meetings and designated workshops.
  14. Serves on designated committees within the school.
  15. Assists with supervision on field trips and other approved class activities off of the school grounds.
  16. Assists with activities specific to grade level.
  17. Attends necessary evening meetings such as: Home and School Meetings, Open House, Diocesan Education Institute and any other required meetings.
  18. Accepts professional evaluation of performance.
  19. Assumes all other duties as directed by the teacher or principal.

Terms of Employment: 190 days First day of Preplanning - Last day of Preplanning
Evaluation: Performance of this job will be evaluated annually by the principal.

To apply for this position, please complete the Job Application, by clicking here and email the application to
You will also be required to submit three (3) Confidential Reference Forms, which you can find here.

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