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Job Opening Information Teacher Assistant

Job Number
Teacher Assistants PES Jefferson 10.15.23
Application Deadline

Position Title
Teacher Assistant
Required Application Type
Teacher / Admin
Salary/Pay Scale
$20,063 - $21,063
Job Description

TITLE: Teacher Assistant – Multiple Openings in Program for Exceptional Students

STARTING DATE: A soon as possible

LOCATION: Jefferson-Lewis BOCES with assignments in component districts throughout Jefferson County

COMPENSATION & BENEFITS: $20,063 - $21,063. Commensurate with certification/experience in keeping with the current negotiated agreement with the CSEA. Health insurance which includes vision & prescription coverage, NYS Retirement membership, tax deferred annuities, employee assistance program, and generous sick and personal day policies                    


  • Assist with instruction and assessment under the direction of the teacher
  • Assist in preparing lessons and materials
  • Employ effective management practices to support diverse student management needs and an environment conducive to learning
  • Engage in continuing professional staff development activities
Job Qualifications

Candidates must possess:

  • NYS Teacher Assistant Certification
  • Basic requirements: high school diploma or GED, Child Abuse workshop, School Violence workshop, fingerprinting clearance through NYSED, and Assessment of Teacher Assistant Skills Test (ATAS)
  • Proficiency in reading, writing, and mathematics
  • Knowledge of curriculum content and accepted methods of instruction
  • Ability to work collaboratively as a member of a team
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills 
Application Procedure

Upload cover letter, resume and transcripts with your on line application.

Job Category
Teacher Assistant Position
Job Location
Program for Exceptional Students

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