The Centre for Women is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug-Free Workplace



Teacher Assistant

Program Mission/Overview:
The Centre for Girls is an enrichment and education center focused on the needs of Tampa Bay's girls, ages 5-14, and their families. The Centre for Girls provides innovative programming, including arts (multi-media) integrated enrichment, social & emotional wellness classes, healthy living skills, technology training and much more. All of which empower girls by teaching positive self-expression.

Position Description/Overview:
Part-time teacher assistant provides instructional support to the lead teacher (Program Coordinator) and to students in an appropriate manner that improves the overall quality of the classroom.

Position Responsibilities:
Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:
Lesson planning, assisting lead teacher in preparing materials and assignments for instruction.
Enforcing program policies and rules.
Facilitating primary and secondary instruction, working with students one-on- one or in small groups, observing and assessing student’s performance/progress.
Performing clerical duties as assigned.
Activity set-up and breakdown, keeping classroom neat and in order.
Providing individual assistance to students experiencing learning difficulty.
Participating in meetings and in-service training programs as assigned.  

Work Environment:
Will work with elementary and middle school girls ages 5-14.  Involves constant interaction with children, so it is important that the teacher assistant is viewed as a positive role model. In addition, a lot of patience and a friendly attitude are definite qualities one should constantly display while working in this position.

Position Qualifications:
High School Diploma or GED
Previous experience working with children
Effective oral and written communication
Proficient in Microsoft Suite applications (MS Word, MS Office, MS Excel, etc.)
Associate or Bachelor’s degree are preferred
Compensation: $14/hour for up to 20 hours per week

Must submit to a Level II Background Check

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