Special Education Teacher Assistant | Hynes-Lakeview

  • Hynes Charter Schools
  • 990 Harrison Avenue, New Orleans, LA, USA
  • 06/24/2024
Full time Teaching

Job Description

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Hynes Charter School Corporation (HCSC) seeks a passionate educator to join our community for the 2024-2025 academic year. 

About Us 

HCSC provides an environment where teachers, leaders, and students thrive. Here, you will experience a warm, joyful, and collaborative environment with a family of colleagues. You will have a voice in key instructional and cultural practices, and you will be provided with the structures and autonomy needed to do what you do best - improve student outcomes. 

About Hynes-Lakeview Campus

Founded in 1952 and restarted as a charter school in 2006, Hynes-Lakeview is HCSC's original campus and serves over 700 students in grades PK-8 in the Lakeview neighborhood of New Orleans. The school is #1 in the percentage of students scoring Mastery on LEAP assessments for open enrollment schools in New Orleans.

About You 

You thrive in a collaborative and caring environment. You have strong organizational, planning, and communication skills. You are willing to be collaborative and flexible. You are committed to continuous learning and holding to the highest of expectations. You are dedicated to enhancing students’ social-emotional development, and you believe that recognition and celebrations are part of the learning process. 

Minimum Qualifications 

Associate’s degree, 48 credit hours from an accredited college or university, or score of Proficient in ParaPro Praxis 

Benefits and Salary 

  • Salary commensurate with experience and certification
  • Enrollment to the Teacher Retirement System of Louisiana – TRSL (21.5% of the salary)
  • Enrollment in short-term and long-term disability insurance programs
  • Enrollment in a life insurance plan
  • Health, dental, vision, and other voluntary benefits (Hynes covers 85% of the employee coverage)
  • 10 days of annual personal time off 

Covid Vaccination Policy

Hynes' employees are required to demonstrate proof of a COVID-19 vaccination unless a request for reasonable accommodation has been granted by authorized Hynes management.

Commitment to Equal Opportunity Employment 

Hynes Charter School is committed to providing equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.  

Grade Range

Elementary (K - 5)


Paraprofessional, Assistant Teacher

School Year

2024-25 SY