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Job Opening Information Teaching Assistants (2 positions anticipated) Kindergarten Readiness Summer Program

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Application Deadline
Position Start Date

Position Title
Teaching Assistants (2 positions anticipated) Kindergarten Readiness Summer Program
Required Application Type
School Related Personnel
Salary/Pay Scale
Per NESPA contract - $17.56 per hour
Job Description

The Niskayuna Central School District has (2) anticipated openings and is now accepting applications for Teaching Assistants - Kindergarten Readiness Summer Program from July 19, 2021 through August 13, 2021.

SCHEDULE/HOURS: Monday through Friday, 15 hours per week

Job Qualifications

NYS Teaching Assistant Certification preferred.  Exceptional candidates without certification will be considered for employment as a substitute TA (for a maximum of 40 school days) until certification is obtained.  Minimum requirements for certification include: 

  • High School Diploma or its equivalent
  • NYS Assessment of Teaching Assistant Skills Test
  • Completion of workshops in:  Child Abuse Identification; School Violence; and Dignity for All Students (DASA)

Details about becoming a TA can be found here:

Application Procedure

NOTE: Selected applicant will be subject to a fingerprint supported criminal history background check in accordance with SAVE Legislation effective July 1, 2001.

The Niskayuna CSD does not discriminate on the basis of Age, Race, Color, National Origin, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Disability or Marital Status in Employment or any of the educational programs and activities which it offers or operates, as it is required to do by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, and the New York State Human Rights Laws

Job Category
Teaching Assistant
Job Location

You cannot apply for this position online. Please see instructions included in the job posting.