Catholic Charities of Omaha Teacher's Aide - Journeys in Omaha, Nebraska

Description General Summary: To provide clerical support for the teacher and assist students in small groups or individually with assignments taught by the classroom teacher.

Essential Job Functions: 1. Assess student functioning using standardized methods. 2. Assists the teacher by preparing materials, supervising students, record keeping and record management. 3. Assists the student in keeping on task and performing activities. 4. Consistently follows and assists students in following the classroom structures and schedule.

Performs other related duties as assigned by management. *Reliable attendance is an on-going essential job function.


Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:

  • Skills in, organizational, interpersonal relations, verbal and written communications.

  • Computer proficiency including MS word, excel, power point, outlook.

  • Ability to handle multiple tasks with detail and accuracy, and to work with a diverse and challenging client group.

  • Knowledge of teaching and the methods involved in learning and instruction.

  • Organizational skills

  • Skills in data entry and report making

  • Knowledge of human behavior and performance; individual differences in ability, personality, and interests; learning and motivation; and the assessment and treatment of behavioral and affective disorders.

  • Position functions in settings with adolescents diagnosed with substance abuse and/or mental health disorders.

Education & Experience:

  • Experience working with adolescents.

  • Experience in the education field preferred but not required.

  • CPR and First Aid certification or ability to obtain within first 60 days of employment.

  • Valid Nebraska Driver’s License and Insurability.

Requisition Number: 16-0093

Post Date: 4/25/2016

Title: Teacher's Aide - Journeys

City: Omaha

State: ne

Employment: Part Time

Hours Per Week: 10 (.25 FTE)

Schedule: OTHER

Schedule Comments: 10 hours per week or 2 hours per day. Actual work times may be flexible within classroom schedule.