The TA position assists the teacher during the day-to-day classroom routine. The goal of this position is to help the classroom operate in an organized, efficient and safe manner. Assistance with the supervision of the students is top priority. Additional duties include the maintenance of student records and the implementation of behavior management programs. The TA position follows the school calendar and is eligible for benefits.
Requirements: Applicants must be at least 21 years of age. Education, within the mental health field and/or experience working with children, is desired but not required. Appropriate applicants must have a strong desire to help an at-risk group of children. This position requires the ability to stay active, make good decisions within a busy environment and maintain a calm demeanor while working with an emotional child. Additionally, this position requires strong ethics and accountability. Must be able to complete clear and legible documentation.