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Teacher Assistant for Remote Lead Teacher

Teacher Assistant Position (Lead Teacher Teaching Remotely)


  • Set up necessary materials for classes (e.g. technology, student supplies)

  • Make sure students adhere to health and safety protocols

    • Hand sanitizing on entry

    • Masks on at all times

    • Wipe down desks at the end of each class

    • Students may ask permission and drink from their water bottle in the hallway

  • Assist students by answering questions, modeling skills, and circulate throughout classes to monitor and support students

  • Share information and feedback with the lead teacher on a consistent basis

  • Review lesson plans supplied by the lead teacher, teaching remotely, in advance of class

  • Supervise students outside of regular classes during times such as snack, lunch, and recess

  • Assist lead teacher with various tasks as needed (making copies, reviewing student work, etc.)

  • Help students adjust, learn and socialize, and report to teachers about possible behavioral issues


  • Experience working with elementary-aged children

  • Strong communication and organizational skills

  • Willingness to collaborate, share ideas, and think creativity

  • A love for teaching and the ability to build a trusting relationship with students, teachers and parents

  • College or associate’s degree is preferred

To Apply

Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to our HR Coordinator, Cheryl Ferst at