Classroom Assistant

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Start Date
08/12/2024
Position Areas
Instructional Support

Description

Job Title: Teacher Assistant at Mountain Sunrise Academy Charter School

Location: Mountain Sunrise Academy

Position Type: Full-Time/Part-Time

About Us: Join our vibrant MSA community, where we are dedicated to fostering a holistic educational environment that nurtures the intellectual, emotional, and spiritual development of our students. We are seeking a compassionate and dedicated teacher assistant to support our mission of providing whole child education to all of our students. 

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborating with teachers, parents, and students, delivering instruction as needed, supervising outdoor recess, taking direction from the lead teacher.

  • Classroom assistants are required to spend time indoors and outdoors in all weather as Waldorf schools encourage ample daily outdoor time.

  • Regularly able to sit, stand, walk, talk, hear, operate a computer and other office equipment, reach with hands and arms, and occasionally lift up to 10 pounds.

  • Provide one-on-one or small group support to students ensuring their academic and social-emotional success.

  • Assist in the development and implementation of classroom activities that align with Waldorf education principles.

  • Monitor and document student progress, behavior, and performance, maintaining accurate records and reporting to appropriate staff.

  • Utilize positive reinforcement and behavior management techniques to support student learning and development.

  • Foster a supportive and inclusive classroom environment that promotes respect, empathy, and cooperation among all students.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of high school diploma is required

  • Experience working with children preferably in an educational setting.

  • Understanding and appreciation of Waldorf education principles and methodologies.

  • Strong communication, collaboration, and organizational skills.

  • Patience, empathy, and a genuine passion for supporting the growth and development of students.

  • Ability to adapt and respond to the unique challenges and needs of each student.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with or knowledge of Waldorf education.

Benefits:

  • Competitive pay based on experience and qualifications.

  • Supportive and collaborative work environment.

  • Opportunity to make a meaningful impact on the lives of students within a holistic educational framework.

Join us in making a difference in the lives of our students by providing them with the support and care they need to thrive in a Waldorf educational setting. We look forward to welcoming a dedicated and compassionate individual to our team!


Mountain Sunrise Academy is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Right to Revise: This job description is not meant to be all-inclusive and Mountain Sunrise reserves the right to revise this job description as necessary without advance notice. The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees, and are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the employer without notice.

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Mountain Sunrise Academy

1802 East 145 North , Saratoga Springs, UT 84045
 

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Mountain Sunrise Academy

1802 East 145 North , Saratoga Springs, UT 84045