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Teacher Assistants

Job Information

Perform duties that are instructional in nature or deliver direct services to students or parents. Serve in a position for which a teacher has ultimate responsibility for the design and implementation of educational programs and services.


  • Almost 40 percent of teacher assistants work part time.
  • Educational requirements range from a high school diploma to some college training.
  • Favorable job prospects are expected.
  • Opportunities should be best for those with at least 2 years of formal postsecondary education, those with experience in helping special education students, or those who can speak a foreign language.


Personality I like helping others
Salary $23,580/yr ($11.79/hr)
Job Outlook Bright
Education Some college, no degree