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Job Opening Information TEACHING ASSISTANT - NURSING ASSISTING

Job Number
65 CTE 20
Application Deadline
10/9/2019

Position Title
TEACHING ASSISTANT - NURSING ASSISTING
Required Application Type
Teacher / Admin
Job Description

Full-time position (1.0 FTE), 7.0 hours per day, 10 months per year, school calendar

  • Assist with instructing students in Nurse’s Assisting that will prepare them to work in entry level positions in the nursing industry
  • Maintain classroom; supervise students
  • Assist the teacher in providing juniors and seniors with classroom instruction and hands-on skills that pertain to the Nurse’s Assisting curriculum
  • Assist the teacher in preparing students for NOCTI, CNA AND APPR testing
  • Collaborate with the other Nurse’s Assisting instructors on the direction of the program
  • Assist the teacher in monitoring student academic progress, including, but not limited to, progress/marking period grades, attendance, hands-on performance skills
  • Keep current with changes and developments in the health care field
  • 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
  • Assist the teacher in preparing students to pass the written and performance NYS CNA certification exam
  • Assist the teaching in coordinating with local health care providers and facilities to provide supervised clinical experiences for students
  • Uphold the BOCES’ values: service, collaboration, leadership, and integrity
  • Carry out all other duties as assigned
     
Job Qualifications
  • Valid NYS Certification in the area of Teacher Assistant preferred
  • NYS license as an LPN or CNA preferred
  • 2 years of long term care experience preferred
  • Current knowledge of CNA skills and geriatrics preferred
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and work ethic
     
  • SALARY:   Per Educational Association contract.  Plus comprehensive benefit 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
COOPERS EDUCATION CENTER

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