Company: Crossroads Center For Children
Posted on: September 16, 2022
Do you love kids? Do you want to get paid to play and teach some
meaningful activities? Crossroads Center for Children, located in
Schenectady, NY, is looking to fill immediate openings for Special
Education Teacher Assistants. We are looking for staff who are fun
loving, life-long learners, committed, and determined to help
students achieve their best. Crossroads serves students following
principles of Applied Behavior Analysis. ABA is an empirically
based science that is used to analyze the relationship between a
child and their environment and improve socially significant
behavior. We stress positively reinforcing appropriate behaviors
and replacing challenging behaviors with functional communication.
Experience working with children with Autism Spectrum Disorders is
preferred, but not required.Job description includes: - helping
children to work on individual goals such as academic, social, and
play goals - working on daily living skills such as feeding,
dressing, and toileting - assisting with planning and preparing for
daily activities such as art, music, and movement - collaborating
as a team member to help students to reach their goalsBenefits
include, but are not limited to: - paid initial training -
flexibility of following a school year calendar (including a
six-week summer program) - access to a comprehensive benefits
package including health, dental, and vision - opportunities for
continuing educationNew York State Certification as a Teacher
Assistant is required within the first 6 months of employment.
Positions start ASAP._Doing What Works. Seizing Every Opportunity.
Working Together._Job Types: Full-time, Part-timePay: $14.00 -
$17.00 per hourBenefits:* Dental insurance* Health insurance* Paid
time off* Vision insuranceSchedule:* Monday to Friday* No nights*
Keywords: Crossroads Center For Children, Schenectady , Teacher Assistant, Education / Teaching , Schenectady, New York
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