Full-Time Teacher Assistants Needed!
Easterseals Carmel -NY Child Development Center is seeking a Teacher Assistant for their preschool program serving students with special needs.
Essential Job Functions:
Work under the supervision of classroom teacher.
Assist in caring for the physical needs of children.
Supervise class when teacher is involved with individual students or due to staffing needs.
Actively engage children in developmentally appropriate activities for the supervision and instruction of the individual or group.
Assist in child observation, records keeping and assessment.
Promote and model good hygiene and nutrition.
Assist with behavior management of children as outlined Program and Agency policies.
Provide services, under the supervision of the teacher, to individuals with varied behavior issues.
Attend staffing, departmental in-service meetings as assigned.
Assist in keeping classroom and program supplies ready and well-maintained.
Maintain professional ethics in the building and out, regarding the discussion of pupils and families.
Adhere to the program and agency policies.
High School Diploma or GED, Associates, Bachelor's Degree preferred.
NYS Teacher Assistant Certification preferred and willing to become certified if not.
Experience working with preschool students with disabilities, preferred.
Ability to communicate with colleagues, listen well, and work effectively with others.
Have or obtain appropriate state-specific requirements to maintain Teacher Assistant Certification.
Please submit your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
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