Teacher Aide - Easterseals of Southeastern Pennsylvania
Position: Teacher Aide
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Teacher Assistant- Wynnefield Heights
Job Location: Wynnefield Heights Philadelphia
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Easterseals of Southeastern Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA 19131
Telephone: 215-879-1000 EXT 239
Job Description:
Teacher Assistant- Philadelphia Wynnefield Heights
Easterseals of Southeastern Pennsylvania's Philadelphia Division seeks a Teacher Assistant to work in a warm team environment supporting the needs of preschool-aged children with special needs.  This center-based position located close to City Avenue & Monument Road in Wynnefield Heights offers the right candidate an opportunity to become part of our multi-disciplinary supportive team working with children with disabilities and their families.
Essential duties include supporting all lessons, activities and implementation of individual student goals as well as assisting children in activities of daily living. Strong communication skills, high energy, and desire to have fun with children in a team setting a must! 
Prior experience working with preschool-aged children, children with disabilities, or experience supporting individuals with complex medical needs is preferred.  This position provides an excellent opportunity to be employed within a well-established program.
Please send current resume to resumes@easterseals-sepa.org for immediate consideration. Should you wish to also complete the Easterseals of Southeastern PA online application, it can be accessed through https://secure.beyondpay.com/ta/ESSP.jobs.
Easterseals of Southeastern Pennsylvania is an equal opportunity provider and an equal opportunity employer.
Job Requirements
High school diploma/GED required.
CDA a plus but not required.
Prior experience working with preschool-aged children in a school setting highly preferred.
Strong communications skills needed.

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.
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