Summer Teacher’s Aide

  • The Children’s Institute
  • Pittsburgh, PA 15217
  • Jun 15, 2021
Full time Education

Job Description

We’re proud to offer generous benefits to our team members. Regular full-time team members are eligible for the following benefits:
• Medical, Dental, Vision & Life insurance
• Paid Time Off & Holidays
• 403b Plan-Retirement
• Short and Long Term Disability
• Flexible Spending Accounts
• Wellness program
• Student Loan Refinancing Program
• Employee Recognition Events
• Tuition reimbursement
• Career development

The Teacher’s Aide assists a certified teacher in a team approach to the performance of the certified teacher's assigned program responsibilities. They assist in improving students’ learning outcomes related to their educational goals under the direction of a certified special education teacher. The position offers a perfect schedule of M-F 7:30 am to 3:30 pm. This allows for great work life balance! Are you looking for position where you can make a lasting impact in the lives of children? Join the team!

Job Responsibilities

  • Performs clerical tasks necessary to the efficient functioning of the classroom and the school.
  • Follow classroom routine and understands role within the classroom structure.
  • Appropriately assists students in all areas of The Day School as directed.
  • Demonstrates appropriate behavior management skills.
  • Performs necessary personal care for students.
  • Performs feeding, lifting, positioning and toileting duties for students as needed.
  • Completes all student documentation accurately and within facility time frames
  • Completes all administrative documentation accurately and timely

Are you looking for position where you can make a lasting impact in the lives of children and their families? Join our team!


  • High School diploma required. A four-year degree in Education or a related field (Child Development, Psychology, Social Science) preferred.
  • At least one year of successful experience working with children. Experience working with exceptional children in an educational setting is preferred.

Additional Requirements:

Act 33/34 Clearances; FBI Clearance

The Children’s Institute of Pittsburgh is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We serve a diverse population of children and families, and we want our workforce to reflect that same diversity. We want all interested individuals to feel welcome in applying for a career at our amazing place – we can’t wait to meet you!

The Children’s Institute does not exclude, deny benefits to, or otherwise discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, national origin, religious creed, AIDS or HIV status, disability, ancestry, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, union membership, or veteran/military status in employment.

Job Type: Full-time