Instructional Assistant
Princeton, New Jersey, United States

Job Summary

Occupation Education and Training
Specialty Assistant Principal
Location 18901, Doylestown, Pennsylvania, United States
Visa Sponsorship No

Job Description

Last Update: 1/07/23
The LifeWorks Schools are licensed specialty therapeutic day schools for students in middle and high school effected by social, emotional, or behavioral health challenges. LifeWorks comprehensive educational curriculum is individualized and designed to actively engage each student throughout the day to achieve positive, pro-social behavioral and educational outcomes. Our unique balance of academic rigor and a continuum of evidence based educational/therapeutic supports make LifeWorks the regional provider of choice.
We are seeking an energetic, collaborative, and experienced Instructional Assistant to support our Lifeworks School in Doylestown, PA for the 2022-2023 Academic School Year.

Provide classroom management assistance to teacher when working with students on an individual basis as well as the entire class.
Reinforce material already introduced by the teacher to the class.
Provide educational assistance to students on a one to one basis.
Completes tasks assigned by teacher pertaining to classroom environment, educational materials, and other operational functions in the classroom, i.e. grading papers, researching materials, phone calls, point sheet tabulation, etc.

Benefit Highlights:

Challenging and rewarding work environment
Competitive Compensation & Generous Paid Time Off
Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Drug Plans
401(K) with company match and discounted stock plan
SoFi Student Loan Refinancing Program
Career development opportunities within UHS and its 300+ Subsidiaries!
Tuition Reimbursement

Candidates must apply directly on our website at (click CAREERS tab for openings)
One of the nations largest and most respected providers of hospital and healthcare services, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Growing steadily since its inception into an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, annual revenues were over $11 billion in 2020. In 2021, UHS was again recognized as one of the Worlds Most Admired Companies by Fortune; and listed in Forbes ranking of U.S. Largest Public Companies. Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has over 89,000 employees and continues to grow through its subsidiaries. Operating acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities, outpatient facilities and ambulatory care access points, an insurance offering, a physician network and various related services located all over the U.S. states, Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico and the United Kingdom.
All of UHS subsidiaries are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates. UHS subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers and as such, openly support and fully commit to recruitment, selection, placement. promotion and compensation of individuals without regard to race, color, religion, age sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), genetic information, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristics protected by federal, state or local laws. In response to the current pandemic, Respiratory Fit testing is a requirement of the job.
We believe that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success.

Bachelors level degree in Education or other related degree in Human Services field of study.
Prior experience working with adolescent with behavioral health challenges within a school setting is highly desirable.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

401(k) matching
Dental insurance
Employee discount
Health insurance
Life insurance
Paid time off
Referral program
Tuition reimbursement
Vision insurance

Grade levels:

Elementary school
High school
Middle school


8 hour shift
Monday to Friday

School type:

Special education school

Ability to commute/relocate:

Doylestown, PA 18901: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)


Bachelor's (Required)


Special education: 1 year (Preferred)

Work Location: One location