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Prairie Central CUSD #8 is in immediate need of a personal aide (paraprofessional) for a student in need of medical assistance. The position does not require medical credentials, however CNA or above would be helpful.  A paraprofessional license is required.  Information on how to obtain this license can be found at (PARA) Paraprofessional License Information (  Position is eight (8) hours per day, 176-180 days, starting pay to be determined through current negotiations, but would not be less than $17/hour.  Nearly full-paid single health insurance is included, as well as twelve (12) paid sick leave days and eight (8) paid holidays.  This position will follow the school year calendar, which means the individual would have days off when children are not in school.  To apply, complete the district application at Employment / Job Application ( and email Lisa Bounds, Director of Special Education at