Teachers Assistant

LA SALLE SCHOOL   Albany, NY   Full-time     Education
Posted on April 22, 2022

Teachers Assistant

LaSalle School

Albany, NY 12203

From $14.50 an hour - Full-time

Job details


From $15.00 an hour

Job Type



    • High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Full Job Description

Qualifications - Required:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • NYS Teacher Assistant Certification Level I
  • Commitment to support agency mission and philosophy

Qualifications - Desired:

  • TCI, First Aid, CPR Certifications
  • NYS Driver’s License
  • NYS Teacher Assistant Certification Level I
  • College Degree

Reports to:

  • Asst. Director of Curriculum and Instruction

Overview of Position:

  • TA will be assigned a role to assist with student achievement and successful engagement in all aspects of their Educational Program. Support provided could be in the classroom, or in other areas of their school day program, as assigned. TA interventions are to be consistent with the strategies identified in the student’s IEP and ndividual Crisis Management Plan (ICMP).
  • While primary instruction rests with the teacher, the TA will support student’s ability to engage in the learning process and display behaviors which foster success. Since non-classroom issues may negatively impact a student’s ability to learn, the TA may be assigned to provide support outside of the classroom or beyond the traditional school day.

General Responsibilities/Duties:

  • TA will follow assigned schedule
  • TA will be familiar with IEP’s and Individual Crisis Management Plans (ICMP)
  • TA will work closely with Educational Services Team, Day Services Team and Residential Services Teams to assure supports provided to the student are consistent with overall strategies in place.
  • TA will complete assigned documentation in a timely and professional manner.
  • TA will demonstrate professional behaviors which provide positive role modeling.
  • TA will attend all required trainings, meetings, and agency events.
  • TA will work toward NYS certification requirements, and continue to engage in professional development activities, to assure familiarity with best practices and effective strategies as a TA

Necessary Job Skills:

  • Good organizational and communication skills
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Knowledge of effective strategies to support academic skill development and appropriate student behaviors
  • Ability to interact with students in a way which supports his success by enhancing his motivation and effort.
  • Ability to accept work direction and follow rules and guidelines
  • Ability to provide supervision to students in individual, small, or large group settings

Job Type: Full-time


  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift

Supplemental Pay:

  • Signing bonus


  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Learn more and apply email Morrison@Lasalle-School.org


Albany , NY