Kindergarten Teaching Assistant (2 positions)

Avon Public Schools
Oct 10, 2016
Oct 19, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Position: Kindergarten Teaching Assistant (2 positions available)

Location: Roaring Brook Elementary, Avon, CT

Qualifications: Proper Connecticut teaching certification (Elementary Education) preferred. In-depth knowledge and understanding of the teaching of reading at the primary level. The successful candidate will be a member of a dedicated team who can work within a tight schedule, remain highly organized, and successfully teach individuals and small groups very specific strategies to address identified areas of weakness. Experience in the area of reading and mathematics remediation are preferred skills.

Responsibilities: To provide assistance to students in Kindergarten under the direction of a certified teacher including: small group instruction, behavior management, data collection, lesson prep, and co-teaching.

Terms of Employment: Positions will begin August 22, .5 hours a week as determined by building principal exclusive of a 30-minute unpaid lunch; $20.00 per hour. No employee benefits are associated with this position.

Application Procedure: Apply online ://

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Avon Public Schools is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all qualified persons, except in the case of a bona fide occupational qualification or as otherwise permitted or required by law, does not discriminate in any educational or vocational program, activity, employment or promotional opportunities on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, religion or any other basis prohibited by Connecticut state and/or federal nondiscrimination laws. Inquiries regarding the Avon Public School's non-discrimination policies should be directed to:

District Title IX Coordinator

Eileen O'Neil

510 West Avon Road

Avon, CT 06001

School Title IX Coordinator

Ryan Roberts-Walstrom

151 Scoville Road

Avon, CT 06001