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Teaching Assistant


Aurora School is an East Bay leader in developmentally grounded and constructivist education that prepares students for high school, for college, and for life. Established in 1989, Aurora is an independent, diverse K-5 school that combines challenging academics, small multi-age classes, differentiated instruction, and a keen awareness of children's social and emotional development.  Aurora encourages students to discover and build on their strengths as individuals as well as collaborative learners and leaders. Our learning community is closely connected to our Oakland neighbors through an ethos of service learning, community service, social justice, diversity, and sustainability. Our students develop into self-aware and confident life long learners who advocate for themselves and others, throughout school and beyond.
We are looking for responsible, organized, enthusiastic Teaching Assistant who loves children.  Experience with children is a must. Responsibilities will include assisting the Lead Teacher, lunch and recess duty, and leading students in social-emotional activities in cross-grade groupings twice a month.  Maximum class size is 25 students.
We are looking for full-time teaching assistant, to begin August 2014.  We expect teaching assistants to understand the social needs of children, have strong communication and organizational skills and be open and motivated to working collaboratively with the entire Aurora community. Please submit cover letter and resume to  Submission deadline is March 31, 2014.  No phone calls please.


Aurora School

40 Dulwich Road
Oakland, CA 94618
Aurora School is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based on race, color, creed, gender, religion, sexual orientation, marital status, gender identity and expression, domestic partner status, age, national origin or ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, veteran status, or any other unlawful consideration.

Aurora School
Contact Phone Number
510-428-2606 ext 201