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Position Title
Teaching Assistant-JOB FAIR/Continuous Recruitment
Required Application Type
Teacher / Admin
Salary/Pay Scale
Dependent upon step of current contract
Job Description

Position:      Teaching Assistant (classroom and 1-1)

Location:      Special Education – Multiple Locations (10M/FT)

Basic Function:

Enforcement of previously introduced skills and implementation of daily classroom routines.


1. To carry out the organization of instructional materials and learning centers as planned and directed by the classroom teacher.
2. To monitor and reinforce skills and concepts previously taught by the teacher in individual or small group learning situations within the educational environment and under the supervision and control of the classroom teacher.
3. Sign language skills required for some classrooms.

Job Qualifications

A. The selected applicant must hold NYS Teaching Assistant Certification or must apply for certification at the time of hire (high school diploma, $35 filing fee, subsequent NYSATAS testing and additional education requirements).
B. Experience with students who are disabled and in need of behavior management.


Application Procedure

The selected applicant will be subject to a fingerprint supported criminal history background check in accordance with SAVE Legislation effective July 1, 2001.

Job Category
Teaching Assistant/Teacher Aide Positions
Job Location
Capital District Region

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