Position: Teaching Assistant (3 positions):

  • Elementary Special Education (2)
  • Elementary Math AIS support (1)
Location: Watervliet Elementary School  
Start Date: September 5, 2024
Salary: $18.47 – $20.78 per hour, per WSSA contract   
Job Description: 
  1. Ability to work with students/staff in varied social/cultural backgrounds.
  2. Assist the teacher to ensure a safe and supportive educational environment. 
  3. Work closely with the cooperating teacher and school team to ensure the students receive the appropriate services, modifications, and accommodations throughout the school day. 
  4. Supervise and support students, as needed.
Minimum Qualifications:
  1. Current NYS Teaching Assistant Certification is required. 
  2. Ability to work with students/staff in varied social/cultural backgrounds.
  3. Ability to demonstrate job expectations.
  4. Appointment subject to fingerprint clearance.
Interested candidates should apply to:
Or apply to:
Molly McGrath
Director of Special Education and Student Support Services
Watervliet City School District
1245 Hillside Drive
Watervliet, New York 12189
Date Posted: June 3, 2024
Closing Date: Until Filled
The Watervliet City School District is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome and celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. The District does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment in its programs and activities on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, religion or creed, sexual orientation, or any other basis prohibited by state or federal non-discrimination laws.