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Job Opening Information Teacher Assistant

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Position Title
Teacher Assistant
Required Application Type
School Related Personnel
Job Description

     Villa of Hope is looking for Teacher Assistants to join our team!

For more than 70 years, Villa of Hope has been helping youth and their families regain control over lives that seem like they are lost. With the help of a team of fiercely dedicated staff members, youth and families can rebuild relationships, recover the potential that they possessed before, and renew their power to move their lives in a positive direction. 

Under the general direction of the Directors of Avalon and Education, the Teacher Assistant assists the classroom teacher in the instruction of the students; carries out all job responsibilities with fidelity and accountability to the Agency’s Mission, Vision, Values, Guiding Principles and Strategic Plan. 

Villa of Hope embraces The Sanctuary model and is committed to a holistic approach which, at its core, promotes safety and recovery from adversity through the active creation of a trauma-informed community. The theory behind Sanctuary looks at what has happened to a person rather than what is wrong with that person.

The Villa of Hope is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, age, disability, religion, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, military status or veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, domestic violence victim status, predisposing genetic characteristics and genetic information, and any other status protected by law.

Job Qualifications

                                               MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

EDUCATION: Bachelor degree in Education or Liberal Arts preferred from an accredited institution; Teaching Assistant certification is required by the end of the probationary period 

EXPERIENCE: Relevant experience working with youth

SKILLS: Self-motivated, strong verbal and writing skills, attention to detail, problem solving, flexible and adaptable.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:   Aware and able to use current technology within the classroom. Valid NYS driver’s license. Must have flexibility, patience, and resilience to deal with sudden crisis and deviation from work plans and schedules

Application Procedure

Please apply directly for the position using the link below:

Job Category
Teaching Assistant
Job Location
School Wide

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