Junior Division Teacher Assistant 2019-2020

405 W 55th St, New York, NY 10019, USA Req #70
Monday, August 5, 2019



The role of the teaching
assistant is to provide support and help maintain order in the class. All
teaching assistants must be prompt for their classes, engaged, and demonstrate
exercises clearly and accurately the entire class. Teaching assistants, assist
in making correction under the instructor’s guidance, help with attendance,
actively participate in class activities, and keep students on task and
focused. A teaching assistant must work seamlessly with the instructor by
anticipating his/her needs to help uphold a supportive and structured learning
environment for students. Teaching assistants may also have opportunities
throughout the year to either sub or conduct a portion of the class for the
main instructor. 



-Have a passion to work with children

-Ability to communicate with children and other instructors

-Must be energetic and have a positive attitude

-Understanding of customer service skills


-Arrive to class 15 minutes before your class time. Teachers
utilize assistants to help prepare the studio and help line up the students
before they enter the class.

-Sign in accurately and promptly according to the sign in rules
and guideline in the Teaching Assistant Agreement. 

-Serve in a professional and courteous manner.

-Be present at all dress rehearsals, parent observations, and

-MUST adhere to the dress
code listed in the assistant teaching agreement. 

-Help instructor maintain order in the studio.

-Have excellent attendance (90%) and reliability. In the event you
must be out, you must find a sub for your classes and give one-week advance

-Find out what the instructor’s needs are in advance and assist in
planning class structure for that particular day. 

-Stay alert, engaged, and positive throughout the entire class.

-Maintain energy of enthusiasm throughout the entire class.

-Assist in making corrections upon the instructor’s request.

-Demonstrate clearly and accurately. 

-Learn student’s names and assist in keeping students focused and

-Active team player with other assistants. 

-Keep instructor informed regarding underlying activity within the



-Some College preferred.

-Experience working with children

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Hiring Rate $17.00
  • Travel Required No
  • Required Education Some College
  • Job Start Date Saturday, September 7, 2019
  • 405 W 55th St, New York, NY 10019, USA