Teacher Aide - KVC Academy - St. Louis
Position: Teacher Aide
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Teacher Assistant - Youth Care Specialist
Job Location: St. Louis, MO
Beginning: Jun 18, 2024
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: KVC Academy - St. Louis
St. Louis, MO 63119
Telephone: 913-322-4900
Job Description:
The Teacher Assistant/Paraprofessional provides support to the teacher by helping with supervision, grading, planning, and to assist with other day-to-day activities in the school/classroom.

Provides for the physical and emotional needs of the clients assigned to the cottage and facilitates a healthy group living experience.
Participates in a multi-disciplinary treatment team in the care of clients.

Work Schedule & Compensation
  • Monday-Friday (following a school year calendar)
  • 8:00AM start time, 3:00PM end time (8-hours)
  • The pay ranges between $15-17 an hour, dependent on education and experience
Potential For Growth
This position offers, an abundance of on-the-job, paid training. Our goal is to set you up for success in the classroom while helping you develop yourself professionally, adding to your resume/portfolio.

Teacher Assistant's (Entry Level/Highschool Diploma or Equivalent)
If you're looking to begin a career in special education/behavioral health, KVC Missouri will help you get started by covering the cost of your Parapro Assessment.

Teacher's Assistant's/Paraprofessionals (with 60 Credit Hours)
We try to promote from within whenever possible. KVC Missouri will help you with taking your next step by covering the cost of your Substitute Certificate to promote to a Teacher I.

Must have 60 credit hours to be eligible*

Must be 21 years old to apply. Pre-employment drug screen, physical and background check required.

About KVC 
KVC Missouri is a nonprofit child placing and behavioral health agency with a long legacy of compassionately serving children and families. 

KVC Missouri's Residential Treatment program offers therapeutic services in a 24/7-supervised facility for children and teenagers with acute emotional and behavioral problems. 

KVC provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. 

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** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.
**** REAP Applicants: If you want to notify the school district of your interest in this job, click here.