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Teacher’s Assistant / Youth Care Specialist in St. Louis

Interviews are being scheduled now for this important position on Great Circle’s Webster Groves campus. We are seeking motivated individuals interested in building a career by helping children develop positive behaviors and overcome life challenges.

Call 1-844-GCHELPS (424-3577) to schedule an interview anytime.

Signing bonuses are available!


Teacher’s Assistants/ Youth Care Specialists work in Great Circle’s residential cottages and the on-campus school (Great Circle Academy). Job duties include:

  • Supporting classroom teachers by helping with supervision, grading, planning and day-to-day activities.
  • Providing supervision in the residential cottages to ensure safety of children and address their needs in a nurturing and engaging manner.
  • Monitoring social skills in cafeteria, playground, bathroom and physical education to promote healthy behaviors.

Job Qualifications & Experience:

  • Minimum of 60 post-secondary credit hours or a para-professional certificate.
  • Knowledge of emotional/behavioral disorders, children with autism, crisis intervention/prevention, physical/sexual abuse issues, child development and behavior management techniques.
  • CPR/First Aid certification.
  • Valid Class E Missouri driver’s license.

Looking for Other Job Opportunities?

Great Circle has openings for:

  • Special education teachers (in St. Louis & St. James)
  • Therapists (in several regions)
  • Case managers (in several regions)
Check out all of the Current Openings at Great Circle – click here.