Teacher Assistant

Orchard Village
Job Description

Job Summary

Orchard Academy is seeking a Special Education Teacher Assistant.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide instructional and clerical support for the teacher at Orchard Academy
  • Assist students in learning class materials using lesson plans and provide individualized attention and supervision both in and outside the classroom
  • Assist in preparing instructional materials, activities, and displays
  • May require assisting students with personal care and behavior programs
  • Participate in developmental training, meetings, and special events as needed

Qualifications and Skills

  • Applicants must have two years experience in Special Education
  • Valid Illinois Paraprofessional Certification
  • High School Diploma/GED plus 30 hours credit from a college or university
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Good driving record
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