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Part-Time Teacher Assistant

Commission on Economic Opportunity (CEO)
Date Posted: 09/28/2020
Salary / Wage: $13.50/hour
Location: Hoosick Falls , New York
Job Type:

Description:

Salary: $13.50/hour  

Hours per week: 20

Job Type: Part-time   

CEO has an opening for a part-time Teacher Assistant in Hoosick Falls. This position is 20 hours per week, Monday – Friday, 10:00am - 2:00pm.  This position offers paid school shut down weeks (in February, April and December), weekends off and is eligible for paid holidays.

Please note: applicants for this position will be required to complete standard background clearances, which include fingerprints, New York State Child Abuse clearances, a physical, TB Test, and / or pre-employment drug screen. 

EOE/AA

Responsibilities:

Responsibilities:  

  • Provide lunch coverage for classrooms at the Hoosick Falls Family Resource Center and Hoosick Falls Central School District.  
  • Assist teachers in promoting children’s development and learning through the implementation of a developmentally appropriate curriculum  
  • Use age-appropriate and positive guidance strategies to teach, encourage, and redirect inappropriate classroom behavior  
  • Build positive relationships with staff and families through positive and professional communication, creating a welcoming environment, respecting diversity, and encouraging parent participation   

** CEO facilitates Child Development Associate (CDA) courses on-site for selected candidates, who are required to obtain a CDA Credential within their first year of employment. **

Qualifications:

Qualifications:  

  • Must be at least 18 years of age 
  • High School diploma or equivalent 
  • Experience working with young children required 
  • Valid and Clean NYS Driver's License and daily access to a personal vehicle 

Application Instructions:

For more information and/or questions please contact, Veronica Gomez at vgomez@ceoempowers.org or call at, 518-272-6012, ext. 301.  

Apply: https://www.ceoempowers.org/about/join-us/

Additional Information:

Check out our benefit package! CEO offers:

  • Medical, dental, vision  
  • Free access to a Telemedicine provider  
  • Paid Time Off  
  • Professional development during work hours  
  • Paid Planning time off for classroom staff  
  • Consideration for Public Service Loan Forgiveness Programs  
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)