Briarwood, NY


· Each Teacher Assistant is directly responsible for the welfare, activities and

program delivery of the students they are scheduled to work with.

· Daily work assignments and schedules are coordinated by the Classroom


· Focus on creating positive outcomes for students who have trouble learning, or

become frustrated easily unless learning opportunities are presented at their

level and their efforts are continually reinforced.

· Reinforce desired behavior in students, and follow the behavior plan; model

appropriate social behavior and work attitudes.

· Complete situation reports, restraint forms, and accident reports as needed.

· Implement behavior plans, IEP goals and document behavior data.

· Inform teacher, clinicians and team members of student concerns.

· Care for the equipment and supplies in the classroom and recommend

purchases for needed supplies to the teacher.

· Follow all guidelines for building security and parking regulations; participate in

fire drills.

· Drive an agency van for class trips as requested or assigned (with valid driver’s

license and approval).

· During summer session, will accompany students in the pool during scheduled


· Other duties and responsibilities as designated by the Principal/Assistant



Experience required: Preferred OMRDD experience. Valid Driver’s license preferred.

Education: High School Diploma.

AA or BA preferred.

Behavior Management will be required.

Special Skills: Ability to work with children with multiple disabilities.

Must meet the requirements for New York

State Teacher Assistant Certification