Teaching Assistants (DHH Classrooms) #2024-39A4

Vacancy Number:



Teaching Assistants (up to 3 Positions)


Special Education - Multiple Locations in Deaf & Hard of Hearing Classrooms

Basic Function:

Enforcement of previously introduced skills and implementation of daily classroom routines.


A. The selected applicant 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.
C. Desire to work with deaf and hard of hearing population.


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.
3. Sign language skills required for classrooms. Will consider someone willing to learn.

Start Date:

As soon as possible

Application Deadline:

December 8, 2023 (or until positions are filled)

Starting Salary:

$17.94 per hour (M-F @ 6 hrs. to 7.5 hrs. per day depending on location)

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:

Capital Region BOCES, 900 Watervliet-Shaker Road, Albany NY 12205
or email crbrecruitment@neric.org


November 9, 2023