Teacher Assistant (Exceptional Education PreK) /Pate Elementary School

Job | Posted a month ago
Position Areas
Instructional Support


Description:      Teacher Assistant (Exceptional Education - PreK)
                                190-day position  
                                Salary:   $19,438 base salary (based on education and
                                              teacher assistant experience) 

Location:             Pate Elementary School 

Available:           2024-2025 School Year

FLSA Status:    Non-Exempt

                            Minimum of sixty (60) academic credit hours from an accredited
                                    institution of higher education
                            An associate degree (or higher)
          Item (1)     High School Diploma or the equivalent
          Item (2)     Ready to Work Credentials

                              *   WIN - Copy of WIN Assessment – minimum of  Level 3 certification
                              *    ParaPro  -  Copy of passing score (minimum 456) on ParaPro,
                                                the state approved academic assessment

          Such alternatives to the above qualifications as the Board may find appropriate and acceptable

Responsible To:    Principal 


  • Provide classroom teaching assistance
  • Provide supervision of students at all times
  • Maintain a positive classroom environment
  • Provide students with daily care (e.g. toileting, diapering, feeding, etc.) as needed or required
  • Adhere to district dress code policies
  • Maintain required confidentiality in regard to students and school records
  • Positively supports all facets of student growth and development
  • Must be able to lift a minimum of fifty pounds
  • Perform other duties as assigned

A complete application packet must be submitted through the online application system prior to the closing date in order to be considered for this position.  ALL of the following requirements must be submitted before the posted deadline:

          1.  Classified Employment Application
Three (3) Classified Employment References (Included in Application and will be emailed to references)
          3.  Copy of qualifying credentials as listed above  
                a.)  College Degree or Transcript showing sixty (60) or more credit hours

                 b.)  High School Diploma or equivalent   AND   WIN or Parapro

For DCSD EmployeesIn addition to the application packet, a “Request to Interview for Transfer” form must be submitted for approval (available on the website, in the schools, and at Department of Human Resources).

NOTE:  It is the responsibility of the applicant to insure that all required application documents are submitted prior to the posted deadline.  An incomplete application will render the applicant ineligible.


The District reserves the right at any time to extend the deadline without notice and without final consideration of any pending application.


Posted By

Darlington County School District

120 East Smith Avenue , Darlington, SC 29532

At the following locations

Pate Elementary

1010 Indian Branch RD , Darlington, SC 29532