Published date: August 15, 2020 5:49 am
Location: Quincy, California, United States
Under the direction of the Director of the Childcare Center, the Teacher Aide will be responsible for helping facilitate the day to day operations of the program. The Teacher Aide will help the teacher monitor and ensure safety and program guidelines in their classroom, provide a safe, happy, and positive environment for all children, plan and implement all activities appropriate for children ages 0-5 years, and assist with DRDP assessments as needed.
Planning and implementing curriculum for children ages 0-5 years
Current principles and practices of early childhood education in a play-based, family centered program
Family inclusion and education
Completing observations related to the DRDP
Basic computer skills
Help the teacher plan, organize and facilitate overall daily routine for children ages 0-5 years.
Exercise tact, diplomacy and good judgment in dealing with volunteers, children, and parents
Promote the program’s vision, mission and goals
Make effective decisions and take initiative to take independent action when needed
Work collaboratively with staff and Director attending weekly staff meetings
Cooperate, respect and communicate effectively with children, families and volunteers from a variety of cultural backgrounds
Help the teacher complete observations and assessments by required deadlines
Check email daily
Communicate with Director in a timely manner about sick leave and/or vacation requests
Provide developmentally appropriate discipline and/or redirection measures for children as needed
Continue with ongoing training as needed for professional growth.