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Job Opening Information TEACHING ASSISTANT - B & E - WILDWOOD

Job Number
50 CTE20
Position Start Date
9/3/2019

Position Title
TEACHING ASSISTANT - B & E - WILDWOOD
Required Application Type
Teacher / Admin
Job Description

Part-time position (.5 FTE), 7.0 hours per day, 10 months per year, school calendar

 

The Career Beginnings and Exploration (B&E) programs are designed to introduce students to careers and help them develop job specific skills that will enable them to successful transition into 2-year CTE program of their choice.  Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Assist in providing students with rigorous and engaging classroom instruction, project-based learning, and hands-on skills
  • Assist secondary students in developing appropriate learning attitudes
  • Assist with adapting educational equipment and materials to best fit the learning style of the individual students
  • Support students in progressing with appropriate annual goals throughout the school year (e.g., following directions, safety, getting along with peers/adults)
  • Keep abreast of changes and developments in the field by attending professional meetings, reading professional journals, and other publications
  • Communicate regularly with parents, teachers, home school counselors and all others involved with the education of the student
  • Assist the teacher in maintaining discipline in the classroom and work sites
  • Collaborate with counterpart B&E instructors on the direction of the program
  • Assist the teacher in monitoring students’ academic progress, including but not limited to, progress/marking period grades, attendance, hands-on performance skills
  • Assist the teacher in implementing 504 plans and IEPs (Individualized Education Plans) for students with diverse learning needs
  • Uphold the BOCES’ Values: Service, Collaboration, Leadership, and Integrity
  • Carry out all other duties as assigned
Job Qualifications

Valid NYS Teaching Assistant Certificate; must possess at least a Level 1 Teaching Assistant Certificate

  • Experience, willingness, and ability to work with secondary and special needs students in both classroom and various hands-on settings
  • Ability to handle heavy lifting
  • Excellent communication skills and work ethic

Salary:  Per Educational Association contract.  Plus comprehensive benefits package.

Application Procedure

Please complete your file by submitting the following information:

*  Employment application

*  Letter of interest

*  Detailed résumé

*  Evidence of NYS certification, license or Registration Certificate (if applicable)

*  College undergraduate and graduate transcripts conferring degree

*  If no college education, furnish a copy of high school diploma or GED

*  One to three current, dated and signed letters of professional reference (must be less than 1 yr. old)

Job Category
INSTRUCTIONAL
Job Location
WILDWOOD EDUCATION CENTER

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