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MIAMI LIGHTHOUSE FOR THE BLIND
601 SW 8 AVE
MIAMI, FL, United States

Phone: 7863627513
Web Site: www.miamilighthouse.org

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Teacher Assistant


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Job ID:

1266

Location:

MIAMI, FL, United States

Category:

Academic Staff

Salary:

$13.00 per hour
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Job Views:

81

Zip Code:

33130

Employment Type:

Full time

Posted:

11.15.2019
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Job Description:

The Teacher Assistant is responsible for providing support and assistance to the daily operations of the Lighthouse Learning Pre-K Program to include assisting the classroom teacher with daily routines and transition between activities.

In 2016, Miami Lighthouse for the Blind launched its Prekindergarten inclusion program for 3 and 4 year old legally blind students. In 2017, we are launching a Birth to 3 Program in a newly constructed state-of-the-art facility.

Hours: 10:00am - 6:00pm

This is a Part-time position.

 

Job Requirements:

Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or GED required.
  • Experience working with children required.
  • Nurturing and patience when dealing with children.
  • Ability to work well with teachers and staff, and build good relationships with children and their parents.
  • Ability to engage in physical activity with children; stand and walk for long periods of time; bend, climb, kneel, sit on the floor and lift a minimum of 30 pounds.
  • Ability to communicate effectively in verbal and written English.
  • Bilingual in English and Spanish.
  • High degree of discretion when dealing with confidential information.
  • Must be able to successfully pass a criminal background and a drug test screening.

Please forward resume to employment@miamilighthouse.org