Job Description

These positions are funded through the Pima County Early Education Program. The positions will end when fuding expires. Funding is expected to last through the 2023 - 2024 school year.


Assists early childhood teachers in performing their classroom teaching responsibilities.

REPORTS TO: School Site Principal and Preschool Program Coordinator


Speak, read and write in English.

One year of experience working with youth or children.

High School Diploma or G.E.D.

Current Arizona IVP Fingerprint Clearance Card

Associate’s (or higher) degree OR

60 Semester-Hour credits from an accredited institution OR

AZ Dept. of Education-approved Academic Assessment Test.

Copy of diploma, transcripts or test results must be submitted upon hire


Proof of immunity to rubeola (measles) and rubella (German measles), or proof of MMR immunization.

Documentation of a negative tuberculosis screening test, administered within 12 months before the start date; or if a candidate has had a positive test, a written statement signed and dated by a health care provider within six months before the start date stating candidate is free from infectious active tuberculosis. A negative tuberculosis screening test required is every 12 months of employment.

CPR and First Aid Certification. Certification must be maintained current during course of employment.

A minimum of six units of formal Early Childhood training classes required OR must be willing to enroll in courses

Effective: 2022-2023 SCHOOL YEAR
Location: Multiple Locations - District-wide
Classification: White Collar

Work Calendar: 9 month


This is a list of current Early Childhood Teacher Assistant vacancies, listed alphabetically by site with FTE and hours per day. The list is subject to change daily:

Borton Elementary - .75 FTE - 6 hours per day - 1 position

Cavett Elementary - .75 FTE - 6 hours per day - 2 positions

Ford Elementary - .75 FTE - 6 hours per day - 2 positions

Kellond Elementary - .75 FTE - 6 hours per day - 2 positions

Robins k-8 School - .75 FTE - 6 hours per day - 1 position

Vesey Elementary - .75 FTE - 6 hours per day - 2 positions

Warren Elementary - .75 FTE - 6 hours per day - 2 positions

Positions less than 30 hours per week are not eligible for district benefits.

Internal candidates will transfer at a rate commensurate with their bargaining unit language. For more information on salary schedule, please reference the Employee Agreements Webpage.

To view the full job description, please visit our website.

Tucson Unified School District is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination based on disability, race, color, religion/religious beliefs, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, or national origin.

Job Contact Information
Phone 15202251177
Applications will be accepted beginning
Monday, February 14, 2022 12:00 AM
(Pacific Standard Time)

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