We’re Hiring: Instructional Assistant

Sep 27th, 2017

Annunciation Catholic School is seeking a caring, passionate, hard-working person to join our team as Instructional Assistant in the elementary classrooms. The Instructional Assistants provide additional learning support for students and help create a faith-filled, positive environment for learning. In addition, the position helps supervise lunchroom and recess for students.

Job description includes:

  • Working under the supervision of a teacher, the Instructional Assistant is responsible for assisting the classroom teacher in math and literacy instruction support and providing occasional supervision of the students.
  • Responsibilities and duties are performed under the immediate supervision of licensed instructional personnel.
  • Assist licensed staff in adapting and modifying lesson plans for students as needed.
  • Monitor behavior and assist teacher in implementing positive behavior support plans as needed.
  • Work with classroom teacher in communicating with families on a regular basis.
  • Create and monitor communication log used with teachers/families.
  • Attend meetings with families, students, and staff to provide additional support, as needed.
  • Provide general student supervision.
  • Supervise lunch and recess for all grades
  • Assist other supervisors in maintaining a positive environment for lunch/recess
  • Direct students as needed to remind them of appropriate behaviors
  • Communicate with teachers/principal when needed
  • Keep students safe during recess
  • Encourage students in cooperative play and activities
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the principal/lunchroom supervisor

Hours: 8:30am-1:05pm Monday – Friday (school days only).


  • Follows the mission of Annunciation Catholic School
  • Collaborates well with others
  • Takes direction well
  • Has previous experience working with young children
  • Literacy and math learning support experience preferred
  • BA degree or additional schooling preferred

To apply, send letter of interest and resume to Jennifer Renstrom at jrenstrom@annunciationmsp.org.