Support-Position-Teacher Assistant

Job | Posted 5 days ago


Job Description:

  • Reports to Principal/Supervisor
  • Works under the direct supervision of the classroom teacher, unless otherwise assigned by the appropriate supervisor
  • Maintains student records as directed by the classroom teacher
  • Administers all diagnostic tools as directed by the teacher 
  • Prepares the classroom and organizes instructional materials and equipment as directed by the teacher
  • Monitors the classroom when the teacher must attend staffing, provide consultation, etc.
  • Attend in-service and faculty meetings when directed to do so by the principal or supervisor
  • Keeps school business, or student records confidential in or out of school or with peers in accordance with FERPA
  • Performs other routine duties as assigned by the building-level administrator subject to the approval of the supervisor
  • In setting involving handicapped or very young students, may assist students with toileting, feeding and other self -help activities as required. Lifting, bending,and good general health and mobility are required in these roles.
  • Assist in the supervision of students on bus trips as directed by the building-level administrator
  • May perform lunchroom duty, bus duty, recess or playground duty, or before orafter school duty as assigned
  • Establishes and maintians satisfactory, respectful working relationships within the school environment
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Additional Job Information:
Employees in designated Title I schools must meet High Qualified requirements prior to hire:
  • Obtained an associate's or higher degree; or
  • Completed two years or study at an institution of higher education;or
  • Passes a test that demonstrates knowledge of and the ability to assist in the instruction of reading , writing, and matematics.

Start Date:
Salary From: $10.62
Salary To: $16.72

Posted By

Oak Ridge City School District

304 New York Ave. , Oak Ridge, TN 37830

At the following locations


304 New York Avenue , Oak Ridge, TN 37830

Compare with State

Amount per Student


State Average: $9,312

% ELL Students


State Average: 4%

Student Teacher Ratio


State Average: 15.06

% IEP Students


State Average: 13%



State Average: 874