Teaching Assistant

    • Job Tracking ID: 512598-484322
    • Job Location: Mount Prospect, IL
    • Job Level: Entry Level (less than 2 years)
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: January 19, 2018
    • Years of Experience: College
    • Starting Date: January 12, 2017
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Job Description:

Camelot Education, a leader in providing special education services, is recruiting Teaching Assistants for our Therapeutic Day School in Mount Prospect IL.  

Our Mount Prospect Campus serves students who are  PreK-22 and provide quality academic and therapeutic services to students with SED/BD/LD as well as a program for students with Developmental Disabilities including Autism. Students are supported by a team of professionals that include School Administrators, Special Education Teachers, Social Workers and Related Service Providers, such as OT and SLP.

We are seeking caring individuals with a desire to help students achieve their goals to join our team.

Teaching  Assistants work closely with the classroom teacher to ensure that individualized programs are being followed and progress towards IEP goals is met and may serve as a substitute teacher. Teaching Assistants also will work with students on an individual basis providing academic and behavioral support to students in a therapeutic manner. The Teaching Assistant will provide crisis intervention and support as needed.


Camelot is an equal opportunity employer.  Please visit our website for more company information and of a list of all our openings.  www.cameloteducation.org 


Experience and Skills:

Candidates must have:

  • Bachelor's degree in Education or Human Service field
  • IL Substitute Teacher License (formerly known as a Type 39 certificate)
  • Experience working in a school setting preferred
  • Strong interpersonal skills



Camelot offers a complete benefit package including:

  • Medical 
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Short Term Disability
  • Life Insurance (including a company paid policy)
  • Company Paid Long Term Disability
  • Accident and Critical Illness Coverage 
  • 401k
  • Vaction Leae & Paid Sick Time 
  • Up to 46 days of Paid Holiday