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Job Opening Information Temporary Teaching Assistants

Job Number
Position Start Date

Position Title
Temporary Teaching Assistants
Required Application Type
School Related Personnel
Salary/Pay Scale
Per NESPA contract
Job Description

The Niskayuna Central School District has anticipated openings and is now accepting applications for Temporary Teaching Assistants for the 2020-2021 school year.

ASSIGNMENT: Various locations and hours: Elementary and Middle School 

Niskayuna will only accept completed applications which must also include the following materials which should be uploaded to your application: a cover letter, resume, 3 letters of reference, and certification(s).                                                                                                                        

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 schools 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

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