Started in 1958, The Kennedy Child Study Center’s mission is to assist young children experiencing significant delays in critical areas of development such as cognition and learning, mobility, speech and communication, and social relations.
We have an immediate need for a Teacher Assistant at the Agency’s Manhattan and Bronx sites. The position is responsible for assisting the teacher with the educational program of assigned classroom to facilitate the development and functioning of the children.
Key responsibilities include:
- Assist with the implementation of the educational program of assigned classroom to facilitate the development and functioning of the children in the group, including daily activities.
- Assist with plans to meet the individual special needs of each child in the classroom.
- Assist with the observation and evaluation of each child in cooperation with the teacher and other professionals and the recording of data.
Candidate must meet minimum age requirements. A High School Diploma or equivalent degree is required. Associate’s Degree preferred. NYS certification as a Teacher Assistant required. The candidate should be versed in the Common Core Standards.
For consideration, please email your resume in Word format (including a cover letter) to: firstname.lastname@example.orgHelp. Please put 'Teacher Assistant' in the subject line, along with your preferred work site (Bronx or Manhattan). When attaching your resume, please save it under your name (e.g., janedoeresume.doc) for easier retrieval.
To learn more about the organization, please visit our website: http://kenchild.org/
Unfortunately, due to the volume of resumes received, Kennedy Child Study Center may not respond to inquires.