1:1 Aide

Assistant Teachers/Paraprofessionals Kankakee, Illinois Custer Park, Illinois


Position at SESI Schools

Why Join Us

Are you looking for a new opportunity to make an impact in the lives of students? Join us at SESI Schools, where we are proving what is possible for students with unique needs. We offer

  • Competitive salary $18.57 an hr
  • Signing Bonus of $500
  • Comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, and 401K matching
  • Tuition reimbursement of up to $2,625
  • Continued training, mentorship, and opportunities for growth


The Opportunity

The Aide will be responsible for working with a designated student to deliver individualized services and supports. They will monitor student behavior, track educational progress, and communicate with parents. Additionally, they will help reinforce the special education curriculum provided by the teacher with the individual student. Every child deserves to reach their full potential and we’re looking to hire an exceptional instructor who will play an essential role in fueling student success. 


Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Include the following. Other duties as assigned.

       Work with individual students to reinforce learning of material or skill initially introduced by the teacher by assigning appropriate tasks, completing one-on-one tutorials, and implementing the SESI rotation model

       Assist the implementation of the Individualized Education Plan (IEP)

       Maintain student’s portfolio and ensure it is updated, organized, presentable, and meets policy expectations

       Utilize school’s behavior management and intervention strategies including but not limited to de-escalation techniques, crisis management, and physical restraint when necessary to maintain the safety of students and staff

       Provide reinforcement consistent with the students' Behavior Intervention Plan

       Complete any necessary documentation to track student’s behavior (ex: Incident Reports, High Risk Evaluation Forms, Point Sheets, etc.)

       Support, record, and track student growth and progress towards academic, social, and emotional goals

       Always remain near the student and ensure the student is monitored to and from appropriate locations within the school




About Us

The High Road School of the South Suburbs is operated by Specialized Education Services, Inc. (SESI). SESI Schools provides specialized education programming for K-12 students who require additional educational and positive behavioral supports to overcome challenges that impede success in a traditional school setting. Every child deserves to reach their full potential and we’re looking to hire an exceptional Paraprofessional who will play an essential role in fueling student success.



FullBloom is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Any applicant who requires a reasonable accommodation with respect to these policies for a valid medical or religious reason should contact [email protected].