We are seeking a highly motivated and enthusiastic Teacher Assistant to join our team. The ideal candidate will have a passion for education and a desire to support students in their learning journey. This role is suitable for individuals who are looking to gain experience in the education sector and make a positive impact on the lives of students.
- Assist the teacher in planning and delivering lessons
- Provide one-on-one support to students who require additional help
- Monitor student progress and provide feedback to the teacher
- Assist with classroom management and behavior management
- Prepare and organize classroom materials and resources
- Supervise students during recess and other non-classroom activities
The Teacher Assistant will work closely with the teacher to support students in their learning journey. The role involves providing one-on-one support to students, assisting with lesson planning and delivery, and helping to manage classroom behavior.
- Collaborate with teachers in devising and executing lesson plans tailored to accommodate all students' learning needs.
- Provide individualized attention to students requiring additional help, aiding their understanding and application of learned concepts.
- Keep a keen eye on student performance, observing their progress and reporting key observations to the teacher
- Assist in enforcing classroom rules and maintaining an organized, conducive learning environment.
- Ensure necessary classroom materials are well-prepared and neatly arranged for each lesson, fostering an environment ready for productive learning.
- Oversee students during non-classroom activities such as recess, lunch, and other school events to ensure their safety and adherence to school rules.
- Attend relevant staff meetings and professional development sessions as required, continuously enhancing teaching-assistant skills and knowledge.
Requirements and Skills:
- High school diploma or equivalent
- Experience working with children in an educational setting
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills
- Ability to work collaboratively with teachers and other staff members
- Patience, empathy, and a positive attitude
- Knowledge of educational software and technology is an asset
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs):
The Teacher Assistant works closely with the teacher to support students in their learning journey. This involves providing one-on-one support to students, assisting with lesson planning and delivery, and helping to manage classroom behavior.
A high school diploma or equivalent is required. Experience working with children in an educational setting is also preferred.
Strong communication and interpersonal skills, the ability to work collaboratively with teachers and other staff members, patience, empathy, and a positive attitude are all important skills for a Teacher Assistant.
Review and Approval:
This job description has been reviewed and approved by the appropriate personnel.