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Coral Academy of Science Las Vegas

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Job Details

  • Job ID: 3825710
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Re-posted : June 24, 2022
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

The Kindergarten Teacher Aide should be good at instructing, assisting, guiding, and caring for young children. Organizational, communication and problem-solving skills are also essential to this position. Assistants should be able to think creatively, make good decisions, and communicate effectively with all co-workers/parents. In addition to having strong leadership skills, they should also be open to taking direction, working as part of a team, carrying out tasks given. The Teacher Assistant shall assist the Lead Teacher in creating and promoting a healthy, safe, active hands-on learning environment for all children.


Kindergarten Aides are responsible for helping the teacher with class instruction and other duties. Communicating with the parents and helping create overall healthy relationships with families are key for this position. Duties include working with small groups of children to reinforce lessons, providing one-on-one instruction to students, and supervising students in the classroom. Teacher assistants may also assist the teacher with assessments, observations, preparing lessons, and taking attendance. At times the Teacher Assistant may be expected to lead certain activities. In addition, but not limited to checking restrooms, preparing snacks, helping prepare activities, organizing items, and maintaining the overall cleanliness of the classroom.


Some assistants work specifically with students who have disabilities or other special needs, such as an inability to speak English. Attendance, punctuality, proper dress, and grooming are among standard professional expectations. Following directions and sharing feedback on activities with the teacher are communication responsibilities. The teacher's assistants will be expected to help to enforce school and classroom rules.  

  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 2
  • Job Category : Instructional Support > Paraprofessional / IA
  • Employer Description

    Coral Academy of Science ("CASLV") is a K-12 STEM state-sponsored tuition-free award winning public charter school with emphasis in the areas of math, science, and technology. CASLV was designated as a high achieving 5-Star school by the Nevada Department of Education and successfully participates in many academic competitions. CASLV is ranked as the best and most challenging high school within Nevada and the Nation according to the U.S. News & World Report and the Washington Post. CASLV believes in empowering our community by investing in our youth. We foster an environment based on 21st century skills: Collaboration, Critical Thinking, Communication, and Creativity. Learn more about us...

    Equal Opportunity Employer

    Coral Academy of Science Las Vegas is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • No experience required

    Contact Information

    • Bridget Johnson-Peevy , HR Director
    • 8965 S. Eastern Ave. #280
    • Las Vegas, Nevada 89123
    • Phone: 702-776-6529
    • Fax: 702-776-6569
    • Email: click here

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