Aurora R-VIII is currently seeking a special education paraprofessional to work with students at the elementary level (2022-2023 school year). Must have 60 college hours, have completed the 20-hour sub course or have passed the para test. A college degree or someone working towards a teaching degree is preferred.  This person must be willing to work with students with behavior delays as well as assist with academics or self-care. The person must be able to document well and be able to work with a variety of people.

A complete application packet includes the District on-line application (, three letters of reference, resume` and cover letter.   Questions may be sent to Dr. Brenda Lakin, Director of Special Education. For more information you can e-mail  Position will be posted until filled.

Aurora does operate on a four-day school calendar (Monday-Thursday).