Teaching Assistant Jobs
Teaching Assistant Overview
Teaching Assistant perform many of the same roles that teachers do, but they work under supervision to help the teacher perform his or her duties. Teaching Assistants may help plan lessons, teach lessons or work with students one-on-one or in small groups. Assistants often sit with students help them during lessons and work time. They may help create or copy instructional materials, grade students' work and complete many behind-the-scenes tasks so that teachers can focus on teaching. Depending on the age of the students, the Teaching Assistant may help out with field trips, playground duty and attendance.
Teaching Assistant Education Requirements
The amount of education Teaching Assistants require varies based on the school district, the grade level they will be assisting and their particular state and school district's requirements. Applicants generally need at least a high school diploma though some schools may require an associate degree. Teaching Assistants may be required to have a background check done and become CPR certified to work in a school setting. In areas where there is a lot of job competition, Teaching Assistants can increase their chances of getting hired by completing additional years of higher education, by gaining work experience in a related field and by earning additional certifications or skills.
Teaching Assistant Job Market
The job outlook for Teaching Assistants is expected to grow 9 percent by 2022, which is close to average for all occupations. While many schools are experiencing budget cuts, a good deal of them are responding by hiring fewer teachers and hiring more Teaching Assistants to help fill the gap. Similar positions include Pre-School Teacher Assistant jobs.
Teaching Assistant Salary
Teaching Assistants generally make around $23,640 a year on average. This amount will vary depending on the years of service the Teaching Assistant has worked, the school district they work in and the number of qualifications, certifications and special skills the Assistant has earned. Teaching Assistants may work either part time or full time.
Job Title: Teacher’s Assistant Position Type: Full-time Reports To: Teacher Post Date: External Posting URL: http://www.gracehill.org Applications Accepted By: Applications are only accepted online. No hard copy applications, emails or telephone calls please. Qualified candidates must submit applications via www.gracehill.org under the job opportunities tab for Grace Hill Settlement Hou...
Full-time, year round Teaching Assistant position at a small, private Montessori Pre-School. We are seeking a motivated, dependable, energetic, caring person who is willing to assist teaching via the Montessori Method. The successful candidate must love working with and educating young children. Excellent verbal and interpersonal skills are required. An AA or BA in education is preferred,but not r...
Teaching Assistant - Full-time probationary position NYS Certification required. To work with high school student with special needs Send letter of of application noting qualifications, experience and reason(s) for applying to: Dr. Carol Pallas, Superintendent Schalmont CSD 4 Sabre Dr. Schenectady NY 12306. Application Deadline: 11/7/14...
Beekmantown Central School has anticipated openings for (2) 80% Teaching Assistants and Teacher Aide/ Student Aide(s) Application and details available at: www.bcsdk12.org or call 324-2998. Deadline 10/14/14 This job listing brought to you by The Press-Republican...
Teaching Assistant: Rebecca School is seeking Bachelors level full time Teaching Assistants. Rebecca School is a developmental program that utilizes the DIR Floortime method developed by Dr. Stanley Greenspan. Rebecca School serves children on the autism spectrum as well as neurodevelopmental delays ranging from ages 4-21. We offer employee health benefits, 401K, tuition reimbursement, and profes...
Job Description Company Description: Nobel Education Institute has been providing educational services for 20 years. Our philosophy of education is that every student can succeed with appropriate guidance. We deeply believe that a dedicated educator has the power to change lives. We provide homework guidance, remedial and enrichment programs for students from elementary level to secondary level ...
Hanover Public School District Teaching Assistant Part-time; 5.5 hrs./day, $10.89/hr. High school Diploma or equivalent required. (Bilingual Spanish, preferred). Interested applicants are required to submit a completed application available at www.hpsd.k12.pa.us to Mrs. Bj Frock, Director of Human Resources, Hanover Public School District, 403 Moul Avenue, Hanover, PA 17331. Deadline October 24, 2...
ONC BOCES Licensed Teaching Assistant 10-month, Full and Part time positions needed at the Otsego Area Occupational Center in Milford and Charlotte Valley CSD. Working in Special Education classrooms. Must have current certification. Send application, resume and references ASAP to: ONC BOCES, Human Resources PO Box 382 Grand Gorge, NY 12434 EOE This job listing brought to you by The Daily...
Hopkins Johns University Baltimore, MD, 21203
Teaching Assistant needed in the Health Policy and Management department. Will attend class sessions, assist students in labs, lead discussion sections/labs, updated the course website, update the professor's lectures, email updates to students, respond to student emails, meet with students (if necessary), hold office hours, and grade papers/exams/assignments. Qualifications: Bachelor's degree r...
Board of Cooperative Fairport, NY, 14450
**EMERGENCY POSTING** LOCATION OF POSITION : Monroe #1 BOCES, Bird/Morgan School TERM OF EMPLOYMENT: Long Term Substitute; November 4, 2014-January 31, 2015 STARTING DATE : November 4, 2014 DUTIES: 1. Support Teacher with the implementation of Individualized Education Plans. 2. Provide 1:1 instruction in a firm, consistent, supportive environment in a cooperative effort with the classroom. ...
Career Education Corporation Chicago, IL, 60602
Provide academic support to Harrington College of Design students through lab instruction/assistance, one-on-one tutoring and/or classroom assistance. Work with students, across the curriculum, on homework assignments, answer questions and provide objective insight on student work, while allowing students to do their own work and supporting the school, instructors and assignments Work with facul...
State of Oregon Salem, OR, 97301
Description Benefits Supplemental Questions MISSION: The Oregon Department of Education fosters excellence for every learner through innovation, collaboration, leadership, and service to our education partners. VALUES: Equity for Every Student; High Quality Education; Results Focused; Service; Leadership; Teamwork; People Are Our Greatest Asset The Oregon Department of Education provides statew...
Battle Creek Elementary is seeking a Teaching Assistant 2. Early Childhood Special Education is available to children from birth to seven years of age who have a substantial delay or disorder in development or have an identifiable hearing and/or vision, physical, mental, and/or social/emotional condition or impairment known to hinder normal development and need special education. The Instructiona...
North Carolina State University Raleigh, NC, 27611
To teach one or more undergraduate or graduate course(s) in department. Department of Computer Science is accepting applications for the position of Lecturer (part-time) and Teaching Assistant Professor or higher (part-time). Specific hiring needs for the academic year are yet to be determined. Applications will be kept on file should openings arise in subsequent semesters. The position is one-se...
Teaching Assistant Child Development Center PT (0.5) Days Immanuel Medical Center-1400030562 Description CHI Health is a regional health network with a unified mission: nurturing the healing ministry of the Church while creating healthier communities. Headquartered in Omaha, the combined organization consists of 15 hospitals, two stand-alone behavioral health facilities and more than 150 employe...
University of Minnesota Morris, MN, 56267
Students must meet the minimum requirements in order to qualify for Teaching Assistant/Lab Teaching Assistant positions. You will have had to have taken a course prior to being hired as a Teaching Assistant or Lab Assistant for that course. Exception: If you are hired as a Lab Prep/Clean up Assistant. These positions offer on the job training. All students hired within the Science and Mathematics...
Teaching Assistant Child Development Center PRN Days Immanuel Medical Center - 1400027728 Description Job Summary/Essential Duties: Assists in planning and implementing the daily program under the direction of the teacher in accordance with the policies and philosophy of the Center. Assists in planning and preparing the learning environment, setting up interest centers, and preparing needed ma...
Highland Park Senior High is seeking a Teaching Assist 2 Substitute. This position will tenetively end on December 12, 2014. Qualifications Minimum qualifications: One of the following: -An AA, AS, AAS (or higher) degree, or -Two years of post-secondary coursework (60 semester credits or 90 quarter credits) from an accredited institution of higher education which are applicable toward a bache...
Alegent Creighton Health Council Bluffs, IA
Teaching Assistant Child Care on call hours Little Blessings Mercy Child Development Center - 1400026980 Description Job Summary/Essential Duties: Assists in planning and implementing the daily program under the direction of the teacher in accordance with the policies and philosophy of the Center. Assists in planning and preparing the learning environment, setting up interest centers, and prep...
Teaching Assistant Child Development Center on call Days Child Development Center Immanuel Medical Center - 1400026757 Description Job Summary/Essential Duties: Assists in planning and implementing the daily program under the direction of the teacher in accordance with the policies and philosophy of the Center. Assists in planning and preparing the learning environment, setting up interest cen...
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$11,000.00 - $33,280.00
Typical Salary for Teaching Assistant
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Education / Training
Some College Coursework Completed
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Perform duties that are instructional in nature or deliver direct services to students or parents.
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Connecting with Children
Deals with Uncertainty
Prepares instructional plan by providing lesson outline and plan in assigned area for teacher approval.
Supports instructional plan by preparing and developing teach aids, such as bibliographies, charts, and graphs.
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