Teacher Aide - Lift for Life Academy
Position: Teacher Aide
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Elementary Teacher Assistant
Job Location: Lift For Life Academy
Beginning: Aug 01, 2019
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Lift for Life Academy
St. Louis, MO 63104
Telephone: None Specified
Job Description:
Lift for Life Academy Elementary School is accepting applications for the 2019-2020 school year for paid Teacher Assistant (TA) positions in Kindergarten through Second grade. The Teacher Assistant position is an opportunity for first-hand experience in a pathway that may lead to a full-time teaching position in the 20-21 school year. Recent college graduates, those transitioning to teaching, and those new to the Saint Louis area will have the opportunity to learn and grow as a professional in a school that believes every adult has the power to Educate, Empower, and Uplift children.

Position Overview:
Lift for Life Academy is looking for exceptionally talented individuals who are committed to student success and believe that every students deserves a quality education. LFLA Teacher Assistants will be responsible for working under experienced professionals with a track record of success. This work will include assisting in the delivery of content; leading small group instruction; participating in grade level data meetings and our professional learning community; learning and practicing best practices from Doug Lemov’s Teach Like a Champion; and supporting students’ social and emotional well-being.

Lift for Life Academy Teacher Assistants will follow the regular teaching schedule of the Elementary school and pay will be based on a daily rate. Teacher Assistants should also be on a definitive path to a teaching certification and are expected to gain Missouri Substitute Certification in the absence of full certification and pass all applicable background checks.

Please submit cover letter and resume to HR Director.

Equal Opportunity Employer

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