working in special needs was rewarding, you knew you did a good job when your student was having a good day and looked forward to their day. You are their confidant.
Your really a caregiver, mother, protector, and educator all in one.
It can be difficult working alongside teachers, some may feel you are in the way. And it can be a great co worker relationship.
Your always learning something new. Always pre planning or preparing for a new task or day. Your communication skills are tested between teacher and student. you learn the true meaning of confidentiality.
school hours and school vacation.
need permanent status to have sick days, each vacation time your applying for unemployment insurance to get paid.