Job Number18Application Deadline9/30/2021Position Start Date9/1/2021
The Niskayuna Central School District has an anticipated three openings and is now accepting applications for Teaching Assistants at the Iroquois Middle School.
ASSIGNMENT: Special Education Department - 10 months per year; 30 hours per week
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: http://www.niskayunaschools.org/employment/becoming-a-teaching-assistant/
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.