Applications are accepted ongoing until all positions are filled.

The Teaching Assistants with Jonesville Academy are responsible for individual students – or smaller groups of students – who need assistance to absorb the lesson material. Teaching Assistants work with the lead Teacher to build plans for class and you’ll also help them with record-keeping. 


  • Help teachers prepare lesson plans
  • Set up necessary material for classes (e.g. projectors, math sets)
  • Track student attendance and class schedules
  • Review material taught in class with individual students with learning challenges
  • Work with smaller groups of students for remedial teaching or reinforcing the learning process
  • Escort and supervise students during the program
  • Make sure classrooms are safe and tidy before classes start and help clean after each class
  • Assist teachers with various tasks, like grading assignments and informing parents of their children’s progress
  • Help students adjust, learn and socialize and report to teachers about possible behavioral issues

Desired Qualifications

  • Ability to work well with a team as well as independently
  • Positive attitude
  • Dependable 
  • Adaptable/flexible
  • Understanding of school administrative tasks and learning methods
  • Great communication and organizational skills
  • Cool-tempered and positive attitude
  • Firm but kind personality
  • A love for teaching and the ability to build a trusting and meaningful relationship with students, teachers and parents
  • Bachelor’s degree or seeking a degree in teaching, preferred

Time Allotted

Students Assistants serve on the below listed Saturdays from 8:30am – 12:30pm with some additional time spent working remotely outside during the work. 

Please email questions to Daletha Butts at