Full Time 30 hours/week

St. Anne Institute:  The SAI Education Program is a year-round Regents Accredited Certified Special Education Junior and Senior High School for students 12-21 years old in grades 7-12 and is available to both residential and day students.

 Description of Duties:

St. Anne Institute is currently seeking full- time Teacher Assistants to assist teachers in assigned instructional area and in the management of individual and small group activities.

Ensure a safe, secure and trauma-sensitive classroom environment for all students.

·        Work with the assigned teacher in accordance with general classroom guidelines.

·        Teach assigned subjects in the prescribed manner under the supervision of a certified teacher, using the New York State syllabus and appropriate curriculum program as a guide.

·        Utilize instructional strategies that meet the differentiated learning styles of students.

·        Help each student reach her individual level of potential by using both proven and new teaching techniques.

·        Meet with the assigned teacher to determine both long term plans and plans for the upcoming day and week.

·        Submit academic, behavioral, attendance and other reports along with recommendations.

·        Monitor instructional, laboratory, academic testing and school activities under the supervision of the classroom teacher.

·        Assist in the supervision of field trips.

·        Monitor the students at breakfast, lunch, after school or after training, as requested.

·        Participate in the development of each student’s individualized education program.


BA/BS preferred; minimum NYSED Teacher Assistant Certification. Experience working with At-Risk Population preferred.

Benefits: St. Anne’s Institute offers generous planned time off including vacation, personal and paid time off for preventative screenings, sick time, group health, dental & vision insurance, life insurance, FSA (flexible spending account), EAP (Employee Assistance Program), tuition assistance and 403(b) retirement plan with employer match.

To Apply: Fill out an application Online at: Online Employment Application or email your letter of interest and resume to recruiting@s-a-i.org.

St. Anne Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer, disabled/protected veterans,

female, minorities, sexual orientation, gender identity.