Teacher Assistant/Co-teacher

Posted 3 years ago
Position Areas
Instructional Support


Thunderbird Preparatory Academy

Thunderbird Preparatory Academy is a tuition-free public charter school located in Cornelius, NC. In 2016/2017, we will be serving grades K-6. Our focus is to provide whole-student development utilizing the following education practices: Strengths and leadership based development and the Core Knowledge curriculum. We are currently seeking an Teacher Assistant/Co-teacher to join our team!


  • Assists in the instruction of individual students or groups of students in all curricular areas as directed by the teacher.
  • Plans and works with the teacher in devising special strategies for reinforcing skills and concepts based on the understanding of individual students ? their needs, interests, and abilities.
  • Operates and cares for equipment and materials for instructional purposes.
  • Assists and/or supervises during emergency drills, assemblies, play periods, field trips, and to other designated places.
  • Alerts the teacher to any problem or special information about an individual student.
  • Participates in in-service training programs for professional growth.
  • Assists with school routines and transitions.
  • Assists in checking materials and portfolios, correcting papers, supervising, and testing as directed by the teacher.
  • Assists with student attendance procedures, record keeping, collecting money, ordering materials, and other tasks as assigned.
  • Assists in keeping bulletin boards and other classroom learning centers current.
  • Participates in the daily bus, car, and van transportation duties involving children?s arrival and departure to and from school.
  • Performs all duties as assigned.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $10.00 /hour

Job Location:

  • Cornelius, NC

Required education:

  • High school or equivalent

Posted By

Thunderbird Preparatory Academy

17609 Old Statesville Rd , Cornelius, NC 28031

At the following locations

Thunderbird Preparatory Academy - Building Tomorrow’s Leaders Today 17609 Old Statesville Road

PO Box 2683 , Cornelius, NC 28031