Working under the supervision of a teacher or principal, K-3 teacher assistants (TA) provide additional assistance and instruction to students. They assist the teacher in achieving the standards and objectives of excellence as set by Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools. They work cooperatively with the principal and teacher in providing a classroom environment in which students can take full advantage of the instructional programs and available curriculum and technology materials. They work individually or in small groups to reinforce instruction, monitor performance and support learning. This position also performs a variety of instructional and classroom management supports. They perform necessary clerical tasks to support teachers.
Completion of an Associate’s Degree OR two years of higher education equivalent to 48 credit hours with a C or higher OR ability to pass a formal assessment (Workkey and 96 hours of in-service training) OR completion of the NC DOL Apprenticeship Program OR completion of the NC ATA Professional Development Plan
College transcripts or copy of college diploma must be uploaded to the attachment page on your on line application.
This is a 9 month end of year position for 37.5 hours per week. This position will only work when students are in session.
Benefits include accrual of annual leave days, sick leave, personal days, etc.; North Carolina Retirement program (6% automatic deduction – pre-taxed). A list of benefits available can be found on the Benefits webpage.
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.