Teacher's Assistant - Biondi Elementary
Company: Leake & Watts Services Inc
Posted on: June 6, 2021
Rising Ground is a leading social service agency dedicated to
supporting children, adults and families. Working together, we
create strong foundations for success. Our agency currently serves
more than 11,000 individuals and their family members through 43
programs at 27 locations throughout the New York City area. In our
Head Start, Early Head Start, Universal Pre-Kindergarten and Child
Care programs, teachers and staff provide the guidance, stability
and assistance that young children need to thrive, striving to
inspire a love of learning. From play to structured lessons, our
work with young children encourages them to actively question,
explore and experiment while gaining a solid foundation for future
success in and out of the classroom.
The Teaching Assistant will assist the classroom teacher in
providing instruction within a therapeutic classroom at our
Williamsbridge campus. Responsibilities include, but are not
- Assisting and/or supporting teacher with instructional
- Assisting with maintaining instructional materials.
- Assisting with monitoring and/or assessing student's progress
and behavior to help maintain a positive classroom.
- Assisting with maintaining a classroom environment that is
conductive for instruction to take place.
- Assisting with maintaining student grades and attendance.
- Carrying out other tasks the teacher deems necessary.
- Escorting students to various areas, (i.e., Gym, Pool, Art,
- Using Therapeutic Intervention techniques to de-escalate
- Performing other related duties as needed by supervisor.
- Bachelor's Degree
- Experience working with children or adolescents in a school
- Certificate in New York State Restraint Procedures
- Valid tri-state (NY, NJ, CT) driver's license for school
- Sensitive to cultural diversity of our population
- Teacher Assistant Certification in New York State
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