Teacher Aide - Easterseals of Southeastern Pennsylvania
Position: Teacher Aide
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Teacher Assistant - Special Education Preschool
Job Location: Wynnefield Heights Philadelphia, PA
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Easterseals of Southeastern Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA 19131
Telephone: 215-879-1000 EXT 239
Job Description:
Easterseals of Southeastern Pennsylvania's Philadelphia Division is hiring two Teacher Assistants to become part of our team environment working within Early Intervention and Approved Private School classrooms supporting the needs of preschool-aged children with special needs.  These school-based positions offers the right candidate an opportunity to become part of our multi-disciplinary supportive team working with preschool-aged children with disabilities and their families. The Easterseals school location is close to City Avenue & Monument Road in Wynnefield Heights near Bala Cynwyd.
Essential duties include assisting the classroom Teacher with all lessons, activities and the implementation of individual student goals for children ages for 3-5 years old with developmental delays, autism, and/or children with multiple disabilities. Strong communication skills, high energy, and desire to have fun with preschool-age children in a team setting is a must! 
HS Diploma/GED required. Prior experience working with preschool-aged children, children with disabilities, or experience supporting children with complex medical needs is preferred.  These fulltime positions provides an excellent opportunity to be employed within a well-established program. Competitive compensation and robust benefit package is included.
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.

Please review the background check requirements information located on the ‘Careers’ page of our website: https://www.easterseals.com/sepa/who-we-are/careers-at-easter-seals/

Easterseals of Southeastern Pennsylvania is an equal opportunity provider and an equal opportunity employer.

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