Openings as of 12/12/2017Support Staff
Salary: Grade 10 (19 hours per week)
The mathematics assistant will be knowledgeable about the mathematics taught in elementary school and enjoy working with students in kindergarten through grade 6. Classroom teaching experience and teacher certification is preferred. The Mathematics Assistant will work up to 19 hours per week, and will complete the following tasks as needed by the teachers and the school.
Assist the classroom teachers by working with teacher designated (or identified) individual students or small groups on lessons that have been assigned by the teacher.
Assist in adjusting curriculum to make it more challenging for higher-level mathematics students
Present alternate approaches to students who are struggling.
Reinforce learning concepts presented by teachers.
Communicate with teachers about student performance in their small group or individual instruction.
Assist students in the classroom with mathematics.
Attend monthly meetings with Mathematics Specialist and other district mathematics assistants to share strategies for working with students on mathematics.
Qualifications: High School diploma + 2 years of college required or successful completion of formal Massachusetts assessment program..
Application Procedure: Apply online