EL Paraprofessional

We are hiring a highly qualified EL Paraprofessional for the 2023-2023 school year. We have a family environment and treat our team with respect. Competitive wages.

La Paloma Academy South is a charter school located at 5660 South 12th Avenue in Tucson. Feel free to visit and take a tour of the school. The campus is amazing, and our enrollment continues to grow.

We are looking for energetic, highly motivated and dedicated Paraprofessionals who are passionate about making a difference in students’ lives and want to join us in this dynamic work environment. The compensation for this position is $13.50-$15.50 with ASRS retirement and medical insurance.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS (Please do not apply if you do not meet ALL minimum requirements):

  • Spanish-speaking
  • Background check
  • Must have the following credentials:
    • High school diploma (or equivalent) and
    • One of the following:
      • Associate’s degree (or higher),
      • Two years of college-level instruction, or
      • A passing score on one of the approved paraprofessional assessments
  • Valid IVP Fingerprint Clearance Card
  • Strong communication skills
  • Self-directed personality traits
  • Courteous and professional demeanor and dress
  • Ability to work from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday
  • Ability to operate computers, classroom technology, and computer software (Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, copiers, and cell phone functions such as text, email, etc.)


  • Track record of past academic achievement with children
  • Willingness to bring other skills, abilities, ideas and time to the school in the form of after-school student offerings, or by the sponsoring of after-school clubs
  • Experience working in the charter school sector

To Apply

If you would like to apply for a position at La Paloma, please take a few moments to fill out the Employment Application and then submit using the form below.

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