SCO Family of Services TEACHER ASSISTANT in Queens, New York
_SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES_ · Each Teacher Assistant is directly responsible for the welfare, activities and program delivery of the students they are scheduled to work with. · Daily work assignments and schedules are coordinated by the Classroom Teacher. · Focus on creating positive outcomes for students who have trouble learning, or become frustrated easily unless learning opportunities are presented at their level and their efforts are continually reinforced. · Reinforce desired behavior in students, and follow the behavior plan; model appropriate social behavior and work attitudes. · Complete situation reports, restraint forms, and accident reports as needed. · Implement behavior plans, IEP goals and document behavior data. · Inform teacher, clinicians and team members of student concerns. · Care for the equipment and supplies in the classroom and recommend purchases for needed supplies to the teacher. · Follow all guidelines for building security and parking regulations; participate in fire drills. · Drive an agency van for class trips as requested or assigned (with valid driver’s license and approval). · During summer session, will accompany students in the pool during scheduled times. · Other duties and responsibilities as designated by the Principal/Assistant Principal.
Experience required: Preferred OMRDD experience.Valid Driver’s license preferred. Education: High School Diploma. AA or BA preferred. Behavior Management will be required. Special Skills: Ability to work with children with multiple disabilities. Must meet the requirements for New York State Teacher Assistant Certification preferred
Job: *TEACHER AIDE-OTHER
Title: TEACHER ASSISTANT
Location: New York-Queens-Briarwood
Requisition ID: 44352