~1.0 Position~ Teaching Assistant (.7)/Educational Assistant (.3)

Bedford Public Schools - Bedford, MA3.9

1. Assist individual or small groups of students in need of special education.

2. Under supervision of classroom teacher, prepare for classroom activities.

3. Work in conjunction with classroom teacher with students to introduce and reinforce material.

4. Guide independent study, enrichment work and remedial work.

5. Participate in development and implementation of educational plans for students under the teacher's supervision.

6. Supervises students for recess and lunch.

Position Type: Full-time
Positions Available: 1

Welcome to Lt. Job Lane Elementary School!

Located fifteen miles northwest of Boston, Bedford is a residential community of approximately 13,000 people whose history dates back to 1664. A typical New England town in architecture, character, government and tradition, Bedford is proud of its historic past. The Bedford Public Schools is a small system of approximately 2425 students. The schools include Bedford High School (9-12), John Glenn Middle School (6-8), Lt. Job Lane School (3-5), and Lt. Eleazer Davis School (K-2). The Lt. Eleazer Davis School was built in 1999. Bedford High School, the John Glenn Middle School, and the Lt. Job Lane School have recently undergone complete addition/renovations. The student body reflects an increasing diversity with students from Bedford, Hanscom Air Force Base, and Boston (the latter via METCO, a volunteer desegregation program). The school administration is committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse staff.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Bedford Public Schools is an equal opportunity employer in compliance with Chapter 622, Title IX and Section 504 of the Rehab. Act of 1973. The Bedford Public Schools do not discriminate on account of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin or handicap. Bedford is proud to be an Affirmative Action Equal Opportunity Employer and a member of Empowering Multicultural Initiatives.
Job Requirements Teaching Assistant is considered to be an Instructional Aide as defined in General Laws, Chapter 71, Section 38

Successful completion of a CORI and national background check (fingerprints) required.
Bachelor degree preferred
Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

Application Questions There are no application questions required for this job posting.
Contact Information Karen Lua, Principal's Secretary
66 Sweetwater Avenue
Bedford, Massachusetts 01730
Phone: 781-275-7606
Fax: 781-275-4722
Email: karen_lua@bedford.k12.ma.us