Hiring Special Education Instructional Assistants
Posted on 08/27/2017
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Special Education Instructional Assistants

Call Kelly at 540-853-2503 for more information

Roanoke City Public Schools is looking for hard-working, reliable candidates who are interested in working in a public school setting.

What is a Special Education Instructional Assistant?

Instructional Assistants work at all levels K-12. General responsibilities include assisting classroom teachers or other professionals by working with individual students and/or small groups. 


Benefits of working as an Instructional Assistant for Roanoke City Public Schools

·         Work typical school hours (positions range from 6-7 hours per day)

·         Work 10 months out of the year following the school year calendar (winter, spring and summer breaks off)

·         Comprehensive benefits package (Medical, Dental, Vision, Retirement, Life Insurance, Paid time off, and many optional benefits).

·         Tuition reimbursement

·         Opportunities for supplemental/extra work

  • Salary Range: $9,940.80 - $21,027.30

Applicants must have a high school diploma or GED equivalent. A minimum of two (2) years college experience OR successfully completed Parapro Assessment required at most schools. Experience working with children is very important. Experience working with special needs children is helpful.

Pre-employment requirements include background check and drug screening.

 Click here to apply

Follow the links to complete a classified application. You must apply for the job “SPED Instructional Assistants 2017-2018” to be considered.


Call 540-853-2503 if you need assistance in applying or have questions.

RCPS is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability or age in its programs and activities.

40 Douglass Avenue NW, Roanoke, VA24012 Phone 540-853-2502