Summer School Teaching Assistants (15 Positions) #2021-228

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Summer School Teaching Assistants (15 positions contingent on enrollment)


Special Education – Various Locations

Basic Function:

Assist the teacher in addressing the educational management needs of students within a special education classroom.


A. Must hold NYS Teaching Assistant certification or must apply for certification at the time of hire (high school diploma, $35 filing fee, subsequent NYSATAS testing and additional education requirements).
B. Experience with students who are disabled and in need of behavior management.


1. To carry out the organization of instructional materials and learning centers as planned and directed by the classroom teacher.
2. To monitor and reinforce skills and concepts previously taught by the teacher in individual or small group learning situations within the educational environment and under the supervision and control of the classroom teacher.

Start Date:

July 5, 2021 - August 13, 2021 (dates may change depending on enrollment and State guidelines) Monday thru Friday @5 hours each day

Application Deadline:

June 18, 2021 (or until positions are filled)

Starting Salary:

Dependent upon step and schedule of current contract.

The selected applicant will be subject to a fingerprint supported criminal history background check in accordance with SAVE Legislation effective July 1, 2001.

Apply To:

Further Information Contact:

Ms. Caralee Kardash
Director of Special Education
Capital Region BOCES
900 Watervliet-Shaker Road
Albany, New York 12205
(518) 464-6310


May 14, 2021