Teaching Assistants-SPED-Continuous Recruitment #2024-1

Vacancy Number:

2024-1 WALK-IN WEDNESDAY: Sept 27th (1PM-3PM @ Maywood Academy, 925A Watervliet-Shaker Road)


Teaching Assistants (Continuous Recruitment) (Several Openings)


Special Education - Multiple Locations

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.



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 some classrooms.

Start Date:

2023-24 school year

Application Deadline:

December 29, 2023 (or until all positions are filled)

Starting Salary:

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

We offer:
• Competitive Wages 
• Excellent Health Insurance Benefits
• Membership in the NYS Teacher’s Retirement System
• Rewarding Atmosphere
• One on One TA and Classroom TA Opportunities
• Various Capital Region Locations
• School Calendar Schedule with Summer Opportunities available

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


June 30, 2023