This K-3 teacher assistant position is 25 hours per week and will end on June 8, 2018.
Assists the teacher or principal by working with students to achieve the standards and objectives of excellence as set by the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools. Works cooperatively with the principal and teacher in providing a classroom environment in which students can take full advantage of the instructional programs and available resource materials.
Assists in the instruction of individual students or groups of students in all curricular areas as directed by the teacher.
Plans and works with the teacher in devising special strategies for reinforcing skills and concepts based on the understanding of individual students – their needs, interests, and abilities.
Operates and cares for equipment and materials for instructional purposes.
Assists and/or supervises during emergency drills, assemblies, play periods, field trips, and to other designated places.
Alerts the teacher to any problem or special information about an individual student.
Participates in in-service training programs for professional growth.
Assists with school routines and transitions.
Assists in checking materials and portfolios, correcting papers, supervising, and testing as directed by the teacher.
Assists with student attendance procedures, record keeping, collecting money, ordering materials, and other tasks as assigned.
Assists in keeping bulletin boards and other classroom learning centers current.
Participates in the daily bus, car, and van transportation duties involving children’s arrival and departure to and from school.
In compliance with Federal Law, Charlotte - Mecklenburg Schools administers all education programs, employment activities and admissions without discrimination against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, religion, national origin, age or disability.