Teacher Assistant (The Bronx Site)
Job Details
Entry
BRONX - BRONX, NY
Full Time
None
$24,960.00 - $30,000.00 Salary/year
Negligible
Day
Education
Description

Being a Teacher Assistant is a chance to make a big impact on a child’s life at a very young age.  Kennedy Children’s Center seeks a Teacher Assistant who enjoys working with young children and is dedicated to creating a nurturing learning atmosphere for all students.  At Kennedy Children’s Center; a Teacher Assistant is a rewarding career allowing you to build your knowledge and enhance your skills. 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:

  • Assist with the implementation of the educational program of assigned classroom to facilitate the development and active involvement of children in all classroom activities. 

  • Follow the lesson plan as designed by the teacher to meet the individual special needs of each child in the classroom.

  • Assist with the observation and evaluation of each child as designed by the teacher and other professionals.

  • Assist the Teacher in maintaining a healthy and safe environment for the children.

  • Participate in the planning and preparation of the classroom, including cleaning and care of equipment and materials.

  • Assist with the embarking and discharging of children from the buses safely.

  • If bi-lingual, translate communications between teachers and families.

  • Actively participate in classroom team meetings.

  • Perform other relevant duties and functions as assigned.

Qualifications
  • Minimum age of 19 years; H.S Diploma or H.S. equivalency required. Associate’s Degree preferred.  

  • NYS certification as a Teacher Assistant required.

 

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