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Be the good in this world by helping others while you help yourself. As a Paraprofessional at Elim, you’ll assist students with developmental disabilities achieve more, learn more, and grow. You’ll help them reach educational goals and you’ll implement individual educational plans under the guidance of the classroom teacher. You’ll work with students to create a positive, safe, and productive learning environment. You’ll also assist our students with their personal care needs, like helping them with their clothes, grooming, toileting, hygiene, and mobility.

We’re looking for people who care about people. As a Paraprofessional, you’ll be required to:

  • Provide educational support for students and teachers
  • Address personal care needs
  • Provide supervision and behavioral interventions

It’s fulfilling work that makes an immediate difference in lives. To help our students, you will be provided training and instruction on behavior management, communication techniques and assistive technology.

About Elim

At Elim, we support children and adults with developmental disabilities in pursuing their fullest God-given purpose/potential through a variety of services. These include: pre-school to high school special education; therapeutic and educational programs for students with autism spectrum disorder; vocational training and life skill opportunities for young adults 18-22; day programs for adults with disabilities; and learning programs as an organizational and community catalyst for change.

We dream big. And we impart those dreams in everyone we connect with – students, adults, schools, the community and the world at large – to create a brighter, better day and a world in which people with disabilities can thrive! Now and in the future.


Monday – Friday  8:30 am – 2:45 pm, T – 8:30 am – 3:15 pm
Includes a 6 week extended school year


Wages and benefits:

* Competitive starting pay of $18.80/hr for hours worked. Pay can be spread out over entire year * Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Plan, Flex Spending, Life Insurance, Retirement plan (with match)


Qualifications :

Behaviors preferred: Team Player: Works well as a member of a group


Licenses & Certifications

Paraprofessional License


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Join the Amazing Elim Team


You will serve some of the most amazing people you will ever meet.


We promote and train within the Elim family.


By joining the Elim team you are surrounded by an encouraging team.

Full Time Employee Benefits

All health benefits are offered to employees and their dependents.
Medical Insurance (BCBS of IL)
Dental Insurance
Vision Insurance
Flexible Spending (Medical & Dependent)
Employer Paid Basic Life Insurance
Employer Paid Short Term/Long Term Disability Insurance
Paid Time Off (Sick, Personal, Vacation, Holiday)
Professional Development
403(B) Retirement Plan (immediate vesting up to 4% match at 1 year of service)
Voluntary Life Insurance