Easterseals of Southeastern Pennsylvania's Delaware County Division in Media PA is hiring a Teacher Assistant to provide supervision, care, and instructional support for its classroom program serving preschool-aged children with disabilities. Essential duties focus on supporting the PDE certified classroom Teacher with all educational lessons and activities including organizing and supervising children in the classroom and on the playground. This school-based position offers the right candidate an opportunity to become part of our multi-disciplinary supportive team working with children with disabilities.
The successful candidate must have the ability to assist the classroom Teacher with working on educational goals and implementing strategies as well as assisting with the daily routine of implementing the pre-K program in a safe environment. Strong communication skills, high energy, and desire to have fun with children in a team setting a must. Prior experience working with preschool-aged children and/or children with disabilities is a plus.
This position provides an excellent opportunity to be employed within a well-established program and involves both the school year and summer calendar. Easterseals offers a competitive hourly wage with a robust benefit package available for fulltime benefit eligible positions.