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Classroom Assistant

City Elementary is an ISBE-recognized private, nonprofit school in Hyde Park tailored to children with diverse learning styles, including those on the autism spectrum, those with attentional issues, and those with sensory integration challenges. Located in Chicago’s Hyde Park neighborhood, City Elementary offers small, multi-age classes with a low student-to-teacher ratio, a sensory gym, and a dedicated staff with a deep understanding of diverse learners.

The school’s project-based, experiential approach allows for individualized learning aligned with Common Core Standards. This unique, multimodal approach allows City Elementary to provide a strong education while simultaneously encouraging regulation, social engagement, and peer interactions.

We are seeking a full-time classroom assistant to support our teachers and work directly with our students to facilitate learning. The ideal candidates will have a demonstrated commitment to education and experience working with children on the autism spectrum or other diverse learners.

To apply, submit a resume to

Christopher Flint, Head of School

Pay: $32,000.00 – $40,000.00 per year


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