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Teacher Assistants offer operational and administrative support to lead teachers and also support students during school activities. Top responsibilities described in a Teacher Assistant example resume include helping with lesson plans, instructing small groups of students, supervising students on the playground or inside the classroom, getting involved in school events organization, and attending meetings. Our collection of resume samples reveals that the most sought-after skills in a Teacher Assistant are instruction, patience, supervision, observation spirit, and accuracy. Employers often require an Associate's Degree in a relevant field.

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Teacher Assistant

Worked with students under teacher's supervision and guidance (1:1 or small groups) in reaching IEP goals as well as preparation for state exams.

  • Responsibilities included but not limited to clerical duties, prepared classroom assignments, enforced/provided
  • Assisted with the behavior management of students.
  • Performed data entry into reporting system, filed each student work separately for future evaluations/meetings.
  • Communicated regularly with students and parents through cottage visits, student parent meetings, etc.
  • Supported numerous classroom teachers in implementing a developmentally-appropriate curriculum for a group of 15 students.
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
15
years
at this job
BA
Education
2

Teacher Assistant

Assisted children with their school work in after school program.

  • Provided assistance in the classroom when conducting curriculum based group lessons.
  • Assisted teaching staff in preparing the classroom and lesson plans.
  • Mentored 20+ students in grades 7th and 8th, who were entering high school.
  • Served as guidance for students in the library when help was needed.
  • Translated for the Hispanic community, during enrollment season, and parent teacher conferences.
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Speech Language Pathology
MA
Master of Arts
3

Teacher Assistant

Effectively assisted and taught students of varied academic/ age levels, diverse cultural backgrounds and behavioral concerns; assisted with classes of as many as 14 students; communicated with teachers, administrators and parents; build a positive rapport with students

  • Closely adhere to lesson plans; and kept students motivated, engaged and focused.
  • Developed innovative behavioral management approach. Often called upon to assist middle school students during a crisis because of ability to calm students and have them return to the classroom.
  • Offered assistance to others, fostering a sense of teamwork
  • Contributed with classroom teacher in preparing and implementing daily lesson plans
  • Assisted individual students and took notice of students individual learning styles
  • Supervised students upon arrival, at lunchtime, and dismissal
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
BS
Business
4

Early Life Center Teacher Assistant

Assisted Head Teacher with the preparation, implementation, evaluation, and recording of daily lesson plans

  • Assisted with classroom coverage when directed by the Director
  • Appropriately supervised students in the classroom and while transitioning the center complex, ensuring proper behavior
  • Worked one-on-one with children with challenging behavior
  • Developed a supporting relationship with students and with their parents and guardians
  • Maintained workspace areas in a clean, safe, and orderly manner
  • Participated in the center's professional development program and in-service trainings
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Mathematics
5

Teacher Assistant

Worked directly with children by teaching, playing, and conversing with them.

  • Assisted children in developing basic and cognitive learning skills, assisted with conflicts, and supervised the children.
  • Prepared learning materials daily, helped with breakfast and lunch, and changed and cleaned toys and books weekly.
  • Maintained the full safety and security of the children in the classroom, on the playground, and on field trips.
  • Took over and ran the classroom for the teacher when teachers were absent for meetings, trainings, or sick days.
  • Maintains a positive, calm attitude and a soft voice, and encourage this attitude and voice in others working in the classroom.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
3
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Pre-nursing
Nursing
6

Teacher Assistant

Worked independently and with Cooperating Teacher to develop lesson plans

  • Developed effective strategies for classroom management
  • Implemented lesson plans independently for classrooms of over 25 students
  • Assisted students in one on one and small group setting
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
6
months
at this job
AA
Associate of Arts
BA
Education
7

Teacher Assistant

Worked closely with staff and family to provide adequate academic support to students

  • Created and maintained good and communicative relations with students and their parents
  • Provided yard supervision and guided students with activities such as; arts and crafts, games, and sports
  • Classroom logistics (i.e.: taking attendance, making copies, etc.)
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BA
Sociology
8

Teacher Assistant

In conjunction with the head teacher worked on the planning and implementing of the program daily curriculum and activities

  • Assumed responsibility of the classroom and operation of the program during the head teacher's absence
  • Interacted, observed, and responded to children's needs, emergencies, and conflicts while supervising classroom activities
  • Performed other assigned duties i.e., preparing classroom displays and bulletin board, and care of classroom, as well as helped in the serving of breakfast and lunch
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
Voc
Vocational Degree
9

Teacher Assistant

  • One to One assistant for a child with autism
  • Organized and develop lessons and activities for autistic children
  • Coordinated and developed activities design to increase gross motor and cognitive learning skills.
Candidate Info
5
months in
workforce
5
months
at this job
Computer Information System
10

Teacher Assistant

Collaborate with supervising teacher to provide a tailored learning environment for exceptional children

  • Escort students to mainstream classes and assist them with in class assignments
  • Provide students with hygiene and self-care assistance during restroom and meal breaks
  • Teach students fundamentals such as the alphabet, basic shapes, numbers, and colors
  • Assisted 3rd grade students in developing their reading and language skills
  • Read stories and test students on their understanding and comprehension
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
14
years
at this job
BS
Early Childhood Education
MS
Criminal Justice

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