Bellefonte School District

Paraeducators/Personal Care Aides (1809)

Job Posting

Job Details

TitleParaeducators/Personal Care Aides
Posting ID1809

Bellefonte Area School District is currently accepting applications for several Personal Care and Paraeducator Positions located in various buildings throughout the district beginning in the 21-22 school year.  


Personal Care Aide Positions: Individuals should be skilled in assisting with daily living skills such as toileting, feeding, functional academic skills and assisting a nurse with health related issues.


Paraeducator Positions: Individuals will provide academic, behavioral, and social skills support to students under the direction of the classroom teacher. The emphasis on this position is working with students with academic and/or behavioral needs.


Qualifications: Candidiate must have Associate's Degree or 48 credits beyond High School Diploma.


Work Day: 6 hrs/day
Work Year: 180 days/year; 9-month positions; 11 paid holidays.
Level C - Pay Rate 2021-2022 SY


This position is in accordance with the Collective Bargaining Agreement.


Outside Applicants:

-Current Clearances Required (within past 5 years)
*Act 34   (Criminal History)
*Act 114 (FBI Fingerprint)

*Act 151 (PA Child Abuse)
Clearances must be attached to your online application to be considered for an interview. Clearances MUST be for employment. Volunteer clearances will not be accepted.
(Information regarding clearances can be found on our website at:, Human Resources, Clearances.)


Current Staff:

Please click on the INTERNAL button and follow the outlined steps.


The hired candidate will be required the following upon hire:
*Act 168 paperwork
*Current Physical (within past year of hire start date)
*Current TB test (within past 3 months of hire start date)


Address your cover letter to:
Mrs. Tammie Burnaford, Superintendent

Bellefonte Area School District
318 North Allegheny Street
Bellefonte, PA 16823


All applications need to be submitted online.  Please do not submit hard copies or email back-up documents.


General application questions may be directed to Human Resources via email at or by calling 814-355-4814 ext. 3057.


BASD is an Equal Opportunity Employer



Shift TypeFull-Time
Salary Range$13.47 / Per Hour
LocationSpecial Education Dept.

Applications Accepted

Start Date07/12/2021
End Date11/10/2021

Job Contact

NameJennifer ButterworthTitleDirector of Special Education