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A teacher assistant provides assistance to the classroom teacher with both behavioral and academic issues. TA’s are an integral part of the treatment plan. TA’s work with the classroom teacher to provide academic and behavioral support to students and serve as role models.  TA’s work from 7:45 to 3:15.


Paraprofessional Certificate or eligibility to obtain certificate is required at the time of application. Paraprofessional Certificates must be obtained by the employee start date. Classroom experience strongly preferred, practical experience working with children. Strong interpersonal skills, maturity and sensitivity to cultural and individual differences in students, staff, and families served; effective oral and written communication skills; ability to work within IEP team; knowledge of childhood trauma; and an ability to handle job related matters in a professional, diplomatic and confidential manner. 


Along with competitive salary, this position also offers medical, vision, and dental insurance, a flexible spending account, 401K matching, company paid group life insurance, PTO and Sick time, and Long Term Disability.

Additional Notes

 Kiefer is an AdvancED accredited, ISBE-approved private school that currently serves about 130 students.

How to Apply

Must apply online at: https://www.chail.org

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