Position Title: Assistant Teacher/Infant/Toddler – CHILD CARE CENTER
Job Posting Date: OPEN
Purpose: Responsible for assisting the Lead Teacher in implementing daily activities that promotes the social, emotional and physical development of each child enrolled in the center. The duties and responsibilities will be carried out under the direction of the Lead Teacher.
1.Assist Lead Teacher in maintaining records on each child’s progress and development for the purpose of planning and compliance with CCLC standards
2. Responsible for assisting the teacher with the full implementation of policies and procedures, regulations and guidelines in the day-to-day operation of an early childhood development center (6 weeks-5 years of age) including developmentally appropriate practices for an infant/toddler program.
3. Participate in staff meetings, center activities, and staff development.
4.Assist Lead Teacher in reviewing the progress of each child and developing written plans to promote each child’s growth and development.
5.Maintain a well-organized, safe and attractive classroom environment conducive to the optimal growth and development of children.
6. Develop a positive relationship with each child and promote the development of self-esteem and self-discipline.
Minimum requirements: High School Diploma with at least 12 Semester Hours and/or 18 CEU’s. Coursework must be in Early Childhood Development, Child Development or a Child Related Field. Associate’s Degree preferred.