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Substitute Teacher's Assistant
Job Code:2017-654
Location:Brewster Main Campus
Status:Per Diem (as needed, not on reg. schedule)
Get to know us: For over 75 years, Green Chimneys a multi-faceted nonprofit organization is helping young people to maximize their full potential by providing residential, educational, clinical, and recreational services, in a safe and supportive environment that nurtures connections with their families, the community, animals, and nature.

Culture: Green Chimneys has built its success through valuing diversity in our workforce and clientele. Our programs are developed to recognize, respect, and respond to the unique, culturally defined needs of persons and families within our service population. We strive to create an inclusive, respectful and equitable environment in order to serve our diverse clients with culturally sensitive services. 

Mission: We strive to give our clients support, resources, and the ability to heal through the work of animal-assisted therapy and nature-based learning all while developing the skills and confidence to grow into independent young adults.

Role Overview: The Teacher Assistant provides a structured learning experience and atmosphere in the classrooms assigned. He/she will assist the classroom teacher and will supervise the children in the class throughout the entire school day. Specific duties and responsibilities will vary depending on the subject matter the Teacher Assistant will be placed in.

What you bring to Green Chimneys:
This position requires an Associate’s Degree in Early Childhood, Elementary Education, Special Education or CTA Credential; or High School with several years of education experience. Must have the ability to obtain TA Certification within six months of employment. Will consider candidates without Teacher's Assistant Certification as Teacher's Aides.

Per Diems must work a minimum number of two shifts requested of every five shifts offered in order to stay active.

Hourly Rate: $16.01 - $21.35 Depending on education.