Teacher Aide - University City School District
Position: Teacher Aide
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Early Childhood Teacher Assistant
Job Location: Julia Goldstein Early Childhood Center
Beginning: Jul 09, 2024
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: University City School District
University City, MO 63130
Telephone: 314-290-4028
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Job Description:
Position Purpose:
The Teacher Assistant reports to the Principal or other designated supervisor and supports the teaching staff by carrying out daily tasks designed to help students achieve both socially and academically.
 
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  1. Assist the classroom teacher in planning and implementing instructional activities
  2. Assist the classroom teacher in tutoring, testing, small group instruction, and supervising study groups
  3. Assist with supervision of students during lunch periods, recess periods, assemblies, field trips, and other activities, as assigned
  4. Assist classroom teachers in preparing, developing, and constructing instructional materials, bulletin boards, and other classroom aids
  5. Assist in administering assessments, keeping data, performing routine recordkeeping tasks, and conducting guided practice activities
  6. Serve as a resource for substitute teachers, as needed
  7. Observe student behavior and assist in correcting minor problems and reporting major difficulties to the teacher
  8. Assist in operating instructional equipment
  9. Assist with toileting and supporting students with self-help skills
  10. Clean and sanitize tables, toys, instructional materials, and other areas as appropriate
  11. Maintain the confidentiality of information about students at all times
  12. Perform other related duties as assigned
Qualifications Desired:
  • Ability to organize and prepare classroom lessons and materials
  • Sincere desire to work with and help educate children
  • Ability to motivate others, be creative, flexible, and patient
  • Minimum of 60 college credit hours -  early childhood education-related courses required
  • Other skills, based upon specific assignment
 
Learn more about The School District of University City at www.ucityschools.org 

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.
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