Elementary Teaching Assistant - Part Time

Aquinas Catholic Community School
Employment Type
Part Time
Merrillville, IN
Posted Date

Job Description

Aquinas Catholic Community School in Merrillville, Indiana is in search of an elementary teaching assistant who:

  • Demonstrates enthusiasm and commitment toward the position and the mission of Aquinas Catholic Community School.
  • Seeks to continue growing and sharing knowledge with others.
  • Builds and maintains a positive rapport with students, staff and parents while supporting an engaging learning environment.
  • Supports teachers by working with students in small groups, clerical work and helping manage student behavior in accordance with Catholic values.
  • Monitors and manages lunch service and recess
  • Performs all other assigned duties

The ideal Aquinas candidate is a faith-filled passionate individual who works hard to create an environment where students feel safe and inspired to be their very best.  As with all parish/school employees, this position is a ministry.  All we do is aligned to our mission and Catholic values.  We seek someone with a genuine love for children who is dedicated to ensuring students succeed.

Aquinas Educators Benefit From:

  • Competitive pay, based on experience
  • Partial tuition scholarships for their children
  • Emphasis on discipline responsibility and accountability:  ACCS experience few discipline issues 
  • Strong parental support
  • Opportunity to share faith and instill moral character in students
  • A supportive team that works well together and supports one another

Job Qualifications

Experience preferred, however we are also willing to train eager applicants.