Position:  Special Education Teaching Assistant (Pre K-5)


Note:  Only one full OR one part-time position will be filled.


                                                      Job Description




The Teaching Assistant‘s primary duties are to support elementary and pre-school students with Down syndrome and collaborate with the Providence teacher as directed, by providing instruction to students creating and implementing modified materials and strategies as appropriate.





The candidate shall possess characteristics that reflect:



The ideal candidate shall provide/successfully complete the following:


  1. Previous professional experience with special needs children preferred
  2. Copy of High School diploma or transcript of highest degree earned
  3. TB test
  4. CPR & First Aid Training
  5. Criminal Records Check
  6. Child Abuse and Neglect Check (CAN)
  7. Must be 18 years of age


Accountabilities / Responsibilities


The Assistant shall:


Reporting Relationship