Center for Disability Services Teaching Assistant-Cloverpatch Preschool in Albany, New York
Teaching Assistant-Cloverpatch Preschool
Albany, New York
The Center for Disability Services offers hope, innovation and achievement to the people we support.
For 75 years, we have been one of upstate New York’s largest providers of programs and services for individuals who have disabilities. Many of the innovative programs and vital services that we offer are not available elsewhere
We are looking for a Preschool Teaching Assistant – CloverPatch Early Childhood Program, Albany. Albany CloverPatch Preschool, centrally located in the city of Albany, and a program of the Center for Disability Services, is a ten month school program with a mandatory six week summer school program.
Help the teachers with activities designed to address students’ needs according to their personalized education plans.
Responsible for preparing classroom materials, instructing students, and custodial care of students.
Works collaboratively with interdisciplinary team members.
Less than 1 year of job related experience working with children or individuals with disabilities is acceptable.
Must obtain NYS Teaching Certification within one (1) year of hire and maintain the certification while employed.
Must have a High School diploma or equivalent.
Experience with children or individuals with disabilities is preferred.
Must be at least 18 years old and able to lift a minimum of 50 pounds to apply for this position.
At The Center for Disability Services, we don’t just accept difference – we celebrate it, support it, and thrive on it for the benefit of our employees and the people we support. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any protected class of job applicant or employee in our employment practices