Company: Mill Neck Family of Organizations
Posted on: June 6, 2021
Job Description The Mill Neck Family of Organizations is a
Lutheran faith-based organization which serves all God's children.
It is made up of a group of nonprofits, including Mill Neck
Foundation, Mill Neck International, Mill Neck Manor School for the
Deaf, Mill Neck Services, Mill Neck Interpreter Services and
Lutheran Friends of the Deaf. Mill Neck Manor School for the Deaf
is a secular school. Each organization is dedicated to creating a
world in which Deaf and Hard of Hearing individuals are included,
empowered, celebrated and embraced as equals through quality
education, employment, audiological and spiritual programs and
services. Scope Teacher assistants work under the supervision of a
lead teacher, providing additional assistance and instruction to
students. Teacher assistants typically work one-on-one with
students or as a small group to help them understand and apply
principles taught by the classroomteacher. They often circulate
around the classroom while students are completing assignments and
assist students who are struggling with their work.
Responsibilities 1. Greet and assist students get off the school
bus and to the classroom. Assist the student from the classroom
safely to the school bus. 2. Assist the School Nurse to take
temperature of students upon entering the school. 3. Assist in
collecting the COVID attestation form. 4. Complete assignments as
assigned by the Superintendent. 5. Work with classroom teacher to
monitor class schedule. 6. Assist classroom teacher with preparing
for lessons by getting materials ready and setting up equipment. 7.
Collaborate with classroom teacher to recognize student issues and
assist by recommending solutions. 8. Give one-on-one or small group
instruction/lesson review. 9. Keep documentation of student
progress. 10. Help classroom teacher create and implement lesson
plans. 11. Assist classroom teacher with attendance, grading, and
other administrative tasks. 12. Comply with school regulations and
rules. 13. Attend all trainings, faculty meetings and parent
Qualifications To perform this job successfully, an individual
must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The
requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge,
skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be
made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the
essential functions. 1. Successful prior experience working in a
classroom setting. Proficiency in American Sign Language preferred
or willingness to learn and become fluent within 3 years. 3.
Integrity and professional ethics 4. Teamwork skills 5. Attention
to detail 6. Excellent communication skills
Education and/or Experience Associates or Bachelors Degree in
education required. Experience with ABA preferred.
Work Environment Busy, fluid, multiple sub-
organizations/departments office and education campus environment.
Flexibility to work longer hours as needed to meet the needs of the
Additional Information MNFO is a drug free workplace. Equal
Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with
Disabilities. Please view Equal Employment Opportunity Posters
provided by OFCCP at
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