Teach Asst-Floater (10Mo 26PP) (BLC660) in The Bronx, NY at Volunteers of America Greater New York

Date Posted: 12/3/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    The Bronx, NY
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    12/3/2019

Job Description

Volunteers of America, Inc. (VOA, Inc.) is a national, faith-based human services organization that was founded in New York City in 1896 and has remained at the forefront of social service ever since, helping individuals and families in need overcome obstacles to living safe, healthy and productive lives in the community. The largest of the affiliates, Volunteers of America-Greater New York (VOA-GNY) serves tens of thousands of men, women, and children in need every year, through 80 programs staffed by 1,300 skilled and dedicated staff, throughout New York City, Westchester County and Northern New Jersey.

VOA-GNY’s life-changing, often life-saving work impacts the lives of individuals and families who are homeless and those at risk of homelessness, families recovering from domestic violence, children with developmental delays, individuals living with HIV/AIDS or behavioral health issues, older adults and veterans struggling to reintegrate. VOA, Inc. is one of the largest providers of permanent, supportive housing in the United States. VOA-GNY is the largest provider of supportive housing for veterans in New York, and is committed to addressing the needs of the community with compassion, creativity, respect, and therapeutic models that inform our work.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

High School graduate and New York State Certification as a Teaching Assistant



 



PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Work with individual children or groups of children on during instructional activities and special projects planned by the teacher.

  2. Work cooperatively as member of team assisting in related instructional work as required; and assisting pupils in the use of available instructional resources and the development of instructional materials.

  3. Provide information about the children that will assist the teacher in the development of appropriate learning experiences.

  4. Assist the teacher with planning instructional activities and materials thereby utilizing their own special skills and abilities by assisting in instructional programs in such areas as: foreign languages, arts, crafts, music and similar subjects if assigned to a specific classroom for five (5) days or more.

  5. Escort students throughout and outside of the building and outside of the classroom.

  6. Participate in staff development activities as appropriate.

  7. Attend team meeting conferences as appropriate.

  8. Follow policies and procedures of school.

  9. Perform other related duties as required.

Make a living by making a difference. Apply online today! Volunteers of America is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Vets/Disabled.