Teacher Assistant in Livermore, CA at Catapult Learning

Date Posted: 6/23/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Overview

We are expanding our staff in Alameda County for the upcoming academic year!

Catapult Learning’s programs and family of schools are a leading provider of educational services to schools and districts nationwide. We are an organization of dedicated people who know how exciting and rewarding it is to help children achieve.

We emphasize small group teaching environments and high professional standards. We will provide you the opportunity to grow with us and help students achieve beyond expectations.  You will work with a very specialized population in an intimate classroom setting.  We also offer a full suite of health benefits plus 401k plan to full-time employees.

At Catapult Learning, our mission is to create brighter futures for all students, regardless of the learning barriers or other challenges they may face.


Responsibilities

We are currently seeking a Teacher Assistant.  The Teacher Assistant will be responsible for collaborating with teachers to monitor the development of each child.

A general understanding of the teacher’s routine will be necessary when it comes to covering a classroom if the teacher is preoccupied. You will be required to work with all students in the building to promote their learning and pro-social development. In the event a student becomes a threat to themselves or others, it will be imperative that you provide support including the use of physical intervention techniques. You will assist with parent communication to keep them informed about their child’s development and any recent behavioral issues. Overall, general supervision within hallways, classrooms, cafeterias, and school yards will be the daily priority.


Job Requirements



We are seeking a person who is able to work and build relationships with both students and families to help with behavioral progress.  A High School dipolma is required.  College experience and or the completion of a bachelor’s degree preferred.  We also seek a person who is willing to attend trainings and meetings to further your skill set.

Resumes can be sent to tina.crivelli@catapultlearning.com

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