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Job Opening Information Teaching Assistants (5 anticipated) SPED - NHS

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Position Title
Teaching Assistants (5 anticipated) SPED - NHS
Required Application Type
School Related Personnel
Salary/Pay Scale
Per NESPA contract - $17.56 per hour
Job Description

The Niskayuna Central School District has an anticipated five openings and is now accepting applications for Teaching Assistants at Niskayuna High School.

ASSIGNMENT: Special Education - 10 months per year; 32.5 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 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 Central School District is an equal opportunity employer committed to promoting the principles of inclusion and diversity as integral to the education of all students. We do not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, creed, handicapping conditions, marital status, veteran status, national origin, gender or sexual orientation in our educational programs or employment.

Job Category
Teaching Assistant
Job Location
Niskayuna High School

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