Gem Prep: Nampa

Gem Prep: Nampa Special Education Paraprofessional

Company Description

Gem Prep views itself as a catalyst for changing K-12 education in Idaho, with an impact that extends beyond our schools to benefit students throughout the state. Our focus is to improve post-secondary preparedness and achievement for all students. Gem Prep Schools are part of the Gem Innovation Schools organization that serves K-12 students throughout Idaho, operating four charter schools in Nampa, Meridian and Pocatello and a statewide virtual school.  See for more information.

Job Details

Gem Prep: Nampa is seeking a full or part time (possible job share) Special Education Paraprofessional for the 2019-2020 school year.  Wage is $12.00/hour.  

The special education paraprofessional provides tutoring and instructional support to special education students under the direction of a certified teacher. The goal of the position is to ensure that every student acquires proficiency in the knowledge and skills identified by the Idaho State Board of Education adopted standards.

Parapro certification or ability to obtain required:  High school diploma and one of the following: Bachelors or Associates degree OR 2 years (32 credits total) of post-secondary work OR proficiency on the ParaPro Praxis Exam with a minimum score of 460.  

Please see attachment below for full job description.

  • October 23, 2019
  • 34-65-18


Phase 1:

The items below must be completed in this online form and submitted before you will be considered for an initial screening interview.

  • Complete and submit this online form.
  • Submit required materials
    • Resume
    • Cover letter
    • Past Job Performance Authorization Form
    • Copy of college transcripts or ParaPro Praxis score report
    • Three professional references 
  • Note: Please know that if you do not have all required materials, we highly encourage you to submit the documents you have immediately and update your submission as you gather other required documents.  You may update your application by emailing the required materials to
  • If selected you will receive an email invititation for a Video/Written interview.

Phase 2: Video/ Written Interview

  • The Video/Written Interview must be completed within one week of the invitation. Please follow the instructions and prompts as you prepare for this interview.

*Please note that you will have an opportunity to preview the questions and record or re-record any of your answers if necessary, prior to submission.  Your video will be timed, so please make note of the amount of time you have prior to recording your response.

Phase 3: Committee Interview

  • Candidates who are selected for a Committee Interview will be contacted via email or phone to schedule a live interview.  

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