• Paraprofessionals

     

     Prerequisites:  Must possess a GED or High School Diploma

    Candidate with 60 college credit hours or greater is exempt from all testing.  May apply for positions at https://www.ddtwo.org/do

    Candidate with 59 credit hours or less, must take the pre-TABE test through Dorchester County Adult Education.  Minimum scores required are 560 Reading/580 Math.  Candidate takes both sections.  If candidate scores less than the minimum in one or more subjects, they must sign up at Dorchester Adult Education for Employment class. 

    Class Cost:  $20.00

    After candidate has completed 40 hours of class, candidate takes the Post-TABE test.  If minimum score is met, no other class is needed.  Must then take Parapro test.  Teacher must recommend candidate for Parapro test to receive free testing.

    If candidate scores less than the minimum in one or more sections, the candidate returns to class, with no additional cost, for another 40 hours before re-testing.

    Once minimum score is met on Parapro test, candidate may apply for teaching assistant or clerical positions at https://www.ddtwo.org.do

    Any candidate with a GED or HSD may walk in and take the Parapro test at a cost of $75.00.  If minimum score is met on Parapro test, candidate may apply for teaching assisstant or clerical positions at https://www.ddtwo.org.do

    Clerical students are encouraged to take Parapro test with teacher recommendation.