Our Assistant Teacher helps with the planning and implementation of a developmentally appropriate childcare program curriculum. Assistant Teachers provide a quality experience to children and parents that focuses on building achievement and belonging in youth and relationships among youth and within families.
Must be 18 years of age.
HS Diploma/GED required.
One year experience working with children required.
Previous experience working with children in a developmental setting preferred.
Submission of NYS Medical Statement of Childcare Staff Form documenting physician clearance to work in a childcare setting as well as TB Test which meets Health and Social Service requirement.
Child Abuse Prevention for Supervisory Staff; CPR; First Aid; AED; Blood borne Pathogens to be completed within 30 days of hire.
Excellent organizational, communication and problem solving skills. Basic knowledge of computers.
Previous experience with diverse populations. Ability to develop positive, authentic relationships with people from different backgrounds.
All certifications, diplomas and/or credentials must be presented in the documents section for consideration.
Full-Time Positions available in Clifton Park, Duanesburg and Scotia
2 year(s): Direct experience with children under age 13.
1 year(s): Previous experience with diverse populations.
1 - 2 years: Previous experience working with children in a developmental setting.
1 year(s): Experience in a supervisory capacity.
High School Diploma/GED or better
Some college or better in Elementary Education or related field
Associates or better in Early Childhood Education or related field
Licenses & Certifications
Child Development Assoc.
Work in diverse community
Innovative: Consistently introduces new ideas and demonstrates original thinking
Leader: Inspires teammates to follow them
Team Player: Works well as a member of a group
Enthusiastic: Shows intense and eager enjoyment and interest
Detail Oriented: Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done well
Dedicated: Devoted to a task or purpose with loyalty or integrity
Growth Opportunities: Inspired to perform well by the chance to take on more responsibility
Ability to Make an Impact: Inspired to perform well by the ability to contribute to the success of a project or the organization