Assistant Teacher

Teacher Assistants Teacher assistants work with a licensed teacher to give students additional attention and instruction.

Assistant Teacher Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Assistant Teacher to join our team.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist the Lead Teacher to create and deliver lesson plans, implement school curriculum, and assess developmental needs of students;
  • Attend in-service and staff meetings;
  • Follow all center policies and state regulations;
  • Effective written communication skills;
  • Participating in planning and implementing developmentally appropriate curriculum;
  • Designing an appropriate room arrangement to support the goals and developmental level of the children in the classroom;
  • Building teamwork;
  • Maintain compliance with all federal, state and local regulations related to MA Department of;
  • Support parent engagement and school readiness goals and activities to foster strong homeschool;
  • Support positive nutrition and engage in conversations during family-style meals;
  • Assume the duties and responsibilities of the Teacher when the Teacher is away from the;
  • Support classroom teachers in the facilitation of self-control in children by using consistent,
  • Maintain professional commitment;
  • Experience in Group Management of Children 8-18 years oldGood communicator and listener;
  • Establish and maintain a safe, healthy and nurturing learning environment.

Requirements:

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills;
  • Caring and nurturing attitude towards children;
  • Experience working in a licensed childcare facility;
  • Flexible schedule is required to meet the needs of our children and families; including some;
  • Must have a working telephone, cell phone or pager;
  • Must consent to and pass agency drug testing;
  • Must consent to and pass state felony, Central Registry Check, and/or FBI background check when applicable;
  • Previous experience teaching children in an Early Childhood program required;
  • Care or in process;
  • Some evenings and weekends;
  • Be available during operating hours [Wednesdays 11am – 1pm; Fridays 4pm – 6pm; Saturdays ( flexible) 11am – 1pm; and Sundays 10am – 2pm]
  • Set and maintain consistent/constructive limits;
  • Plan and participate in assigned activities;
  • Attends required team meetings, case reviews, etc., and actively participates in such meetings;
  • Previous experience teaching children (toddler age) in an Early Childhood program required.