Special Education Teacher Assistant St. Joseph Center for Special Learning, Pottsville

Join St. Joseph Center for Special Learning, Inc. in Pottsville, PA. We are seeking a caring individual to assist our teacher in a classroom for students with intellectual and developmental disabilities.  Routine tasks would include feeding, lifting, diaper changing and toileting on a daily basis as needed; certain instructional tasks including individual and small group tutoring; supervising students independently, and helping to prepare materials for the classroom - all under the direction of the teacher.  This is a part time position with a maximum of twenty-nine (29) hours per week for a ten-month school year.  Applicant must be available to work a regular Monday through Friday schedule during established school hours.  It is essential that any applicant must be able to stand and physically lift and transport students (with assistance from other staff as needed).  Minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent certificate required, as well as current background check and PA clearances.

Those interested in the position should submit their letter of interest, resume, Diocesan teacher application, background check clearances and appropriate certifications with personal and professional references to: 

or by mail to
St. Joseph Center for Special Learning, Inc.
Attn: Roobhenn Smith, Principal
2075 W. Norwegian St.
Pottsville, PA 17901-1907

No phone calls please.