How to Become a Teacher's Aide

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What do I need to study to become a Teacher's Aide?

Turn you love of working with children into a rewarding career with this CHC30221 Certificate III in School Based Education Support qualification from Insight Training. View course information
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Become an excellent teacher's aide and commence a rewarding career with this CHC40221 Certificate IV in School Based Education Support qualification from MCFE. View course information
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If you've always dreamed about a career in primary or secondary education, then this CHC40221 Certificate IV in School Based Education Support qualification from Phillips Institute offers exactly what you need to get started. View course information
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Definition of Teacher's Aide

A Teacher’s Aide works under the supervision of a classroom teacher to support the teacher’s efforts and provide additional attention and instruction to the students. They carry out non-teaching duties such as care and supervision of children, preparation of learning areas and grading papers based on the teacher’s guidelines.

The Teacher’s Aide facilitates and participates in learning activities, enforces classroom rules and monitors student conduct. They organise and maintain the classroom and resources, assisting with the integration of new technology; helping to set up computers, projectors and video monitors for example.

Another major role of a Teacher’s Aide is to assist with students’ comprehension, particularly those with learning, behavioural or physical difficulties. Helping to meet the needs of ‘mainstreamed’ special education students may require the Teacher’s Aide to make modifications to lessons, such as reading tests out loud or sitting with students outside of class to allow for more time to finish exercises and assessments.

Career Outlook for Teacher's Aide

The average age of people working as is with of them being male. of are employed full-time and they typically work around hours per week.

 

Unemployment is and, with A Bachelor Degree or higher, the average Community Worker can earn around . In 2015 there were working and the future growth of the profession is predicted to be , with numbers around in 2020.