Teaching Assistant

Recruitment #210901-Z10A-06


Position location: Oklahoma School for the Deaf – Chickasha Pre-School

This is a re-announcement of #21-084.1. PREVIOUS APPLICANTS MUST RE-APPLY TO BE CONSIDERED.

Essential Functions:
Position is located at the Oklahoma School for the Deaf Chickasha Pre-School location. Position is responsible for providing assistance to students in a group setting or on an individual basis. Duties include assisting teaching staff with special instructions; supervising playground and extra-curricular activities. Assigned Shift: 7:00 am to 5:00 pm.

Probationary period (or trial period if applicable) is required.

Preferred Qualifications: American Sign Language Skills.


ALL SOURCES – Applicants, without previous classified state service, those that are in the unclassified status OR currently in probationary status, must apply through the Office of Management and Enterprise Services OKJOBS on-line External Listings applicant system (www.jobaps.com/ok/). 

Current State of Oklahoma employees with permanent status in the classified service, or those having reinstatement rights must apply through the Office of Management and Enterprise Services OKJOBS on-line Internal Listings applicant system (www.jobaps.com/OK/promo.asp). 

For questions regarding specific duties or details of this job, please contact Human Resources at HR@okdrs.gov.  

For inquiries on the application process or general application inquiries, please contact Applicant Services at (405) 521-2177.

An Equal Opportunity Employer.


Positions in this job family provide assistance to teaching staff in standard academic or commercial subjects, and to students in daily classroom activities or daily living skills in a state school, hospital, facility or institution.


This job family consists of only one level and employees are responsible for performing all functions involving assisting teachers and students in daily classroom activities and in daily living skills.  In this role, they will provide assistance to teaching staff by supervising student activities, distributing learning material to students, and preparing absentee reports and grading routine test papers.  They will also provide assistance to students in basic living skills, with daily work assignments and in setting up assisted-learning equipment required by students.


Education and Experience :  None Required.


Some positions with the Department of Rehabilitation Services require proficiency in American Sign Language.


Please read instructions carefully and include all required documents when you submit your application.

No additional information will be accepted after the application has been submitted.

Selection Plan

Scores based on:  100% Non-Competitive

***NOTE:  Names of eligible applicants can be made available to State agencies upon their request, immediately following the closing date and time.