Employment

Teacher's Aid (Calvary Christian School)

The Teacher’s Aide is to assist the classroom teacher with implementing instruction in a learning environment that guides and encourages students to develop and fulfill their academic potential.

Main Job Tasks and Responsibilities
  • Work with students who need extra help and/or practice individually or in small groups.
  • Instruct and monitor students in the use of learning materials and equipment
  • Grade class work, homework, tests and assignments
  • Provide appropriate feedback on work
  • Encourage and monitor the progress of individual students
  • Assist classroom teacher with class projects
  • Keep updated with developments in subject area, teaching resources and methods and make relevant changes to instructional plans and activities

Key Competencies
  •  Self-motivation
  • Verbal and written communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • High work standards
  • Problem solving skills
  • Decision making
  • Learning orientation
  • Flexibility and adaptability
  • Initiative

Education and Experience
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher from an accredited institution
  • Relevant teaching experience

Relationships
Number of people supervised: None

Physical Demands
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to walk and reach with hands and arms. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds.