TA-774 Teacher Aide (12 Positions)
Requirements: Civil Service – Non-competitive. High school diploma or GED required.
Job Description: Anticipated initial assignment is to be at Niagara Falls High School, Niagara Falls, N.Y. Please see the attached job description. The individual will provide services in programs of special education. The individual will provide instructional, behavioral and clerical support under the direction of the classroom teacher to students with significant social/emotional behavioral challenges as well as significant global cognitive delays. The individual must be able to take directives from the classroom teacher and implement behavioral strategies under the direction of the classroom teacher. The individual must be able to work collaboratively with school staff in a team atmosphere. The individual must be able to exercise patience and maintain a calm demeanor. Strong interpersonal and communication skills are required. The individual must be organized and be able to multi task well. Therapeutic Crisis Intervention (TCI) and de-escalation training is preferred. Regarding physical condition commensurate with the demands of the position, requirements may include the abilities to regularly and repetitively stand, walk, sit, lift, carry, bend, stoop, crouch, reach, push, pull, crawl, and kneel. Regular attendance and dependability are required. Other responsibilities may be assigned. The assignment is subject to change.
Application Procedure: Applications may be downloaded from the Employment Page on our web site or obtained at the Labor Relations Office, Orleans/Niagara BOCES, 4232 Shelby Basin Road, Medina, NY 14103. Application materials may be mailed to the Labor Relations Office or faxed to (585) 798-1943. Please see the application link below. Applications are considered as they are received.