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Assists teachers with all aspects of the academic program. Instructs and provides counseling to students. Designs, prepares, and implements lessons in coordination with the classroom teacher. Assesses and documents student progress. Participates in staff meetings, individual planning meetings, and parent-student staffings.
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Unit Job Summary
Assistant Teacher: Assist the classroom teacher with all aspects of the academic area. Interact on a daily basis with students, teachers, adjunct faculty, and residential staff and is an integral part of the classroom organization and structure.
Bachelor's degree in liberal arts, education, or a related field required.
Illinois Type 39 or Elementary Certificate preferred or Type 39 with class work towards Elementary or Special Education concentration in algebra, geometry, calculus and physics preferred.
High school mathematics certification preferred.
Ability to relate to special needs students in a constructive and therapeutic manner required.
Three years of classroom experience within an Special Education setting preferred.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills required.
Capacity to cooperate effectively with school team required.
A cover letter and resume and writing sample are required to be considered for this position.
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Campus - Hyde Park
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