NYS Certified Teacher's Assistant

Location: Whitestone, NY & Douglaston, NY Type: Full time Posted on 12-20-2013

Roles and responsibilities -Ensure health, safety & welfare of students.
-Complete required program documentation (e.g. Employee Medicals, PPD etc.).
-Implement and adhere to IEP.
-Assist classroom teacher.
-Attendance and punctuality is essential.
-Maintain student/family confidentiality.
-Commitment to company values and adherence to policies.
-Other duties as assigned by supervisor(s).
Work experience 0-1year
Our Mission QSAC, Quality Services for the Autism Community, a Not-for-Profit agency, helps individuals with an autism spectrum disorder to live meaningful and fulfilled lives in our society. To accomplish this goal QSAC develops and provides educational, habilitation, residential, support, and recreational programs to meet the needs of persons with autism and their families. QSAC is committed to assisting our consumers in becoming independent and productive members of their communities.

Skill set -NYS Certification as Teacher Assistant.
-Experience working with special needs children.
-Ability to run.
-Ability to safely assist lifting individuals of various weights & 20 lb items.
-Clearance through state mandated Background/Fingerprint Check(s).
-Must be able to communicate effectively with others and individuals served
Upper salary range Commensurate with Experience