Teacher Aide - Gillingham Charter School
Position: Teacher Aide
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Paraprofessional
Job Location: Gillingham Charter School Pottsville PA
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Gillingham Charter School
Pottsville, PA 17901
Telephone: 570-955-3830
Job Description:
Gillingham Charter School is looking for a full-time or two part-time classroom paraprofessionals to support self-contained classroom students in Grades K-6. Experience working in special education would be beneficial in this role. Excellent benfits for full time position!
Minimum Requirements:
Special education paraprofessionals must meet Pennsylvania's regulatory requirements contained in 22 Pa. Code §14.105, which include the following:
  • Have completed at least two years of postsecondary study;
  • Possess an associate degree or higher; and
  • Meet a rigorous standard of quality as demonstrated through a state or local assessment.
  • Each school year, Instructional paraprofessionals shall provide evidence of 20 hours of staff development activities related to their assignment.
  • Child Abuse, State Police, and FBI Fingerprint Clearances (Current within the last year)
  • A willingness and enthusiasm to learn new methodologies
  • A love of the outdoors
  • Ability to maintain a professional and positive attitude in a dynamic team environment
Who We Are:
Gillingham Charter School is a public school located in Pottsville, PA. Our school offers Kindergarten through Twelfth Grade students a unique tuition-free public education in a small learning environment, designed to maximize children’s innate desire to learn and live fully. Our core academic concept is Relational Education. We invite you to learn more about our unique school by visiting our website at www.gillinghamcharterschool.org.
Our Mission :
For the children’s sake, Gillingham Charter School cultivates a respectful learning organization based upon the belief that children are, foremost, persons. The nourishment of relationships, habits, and ideas through a Relational Education not only prepares students for future education but also fosters within them an avid desire for a life of learning, enabling them to author their own lives confidently and resiliently.
Gillingham Charter School is an Equal Opportunity Employer (E.O.E)
To apply complete the online application or email Cover Letter, Resume, and Reference letters to Krista Bevan  kbevan@gillinghamcharterschool.org

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