Reach Dane

Preschool Teacher Aide - $1,500 Incentive Pay

Reference ID : 29494
Location : Madison, WI
Category : Education/Training
Job Type : Full Time

Description

Summary


The Teacher Aide is responsible for assisting and partnering with the Teacher in developing and implementing a program of activities that promotes the social, emotional, cognitive and physical development of each child enrolled in a group in accordance with Head Start Performance Standards, Wisconsin Child Care Licensing, City of Madison Accreditation and Wisconsin YoungStar standards. The duties and responsibilities will be carried out under the direction of the Classroom Teacher.


Preschool Teacher Aides are eligible for $750.00 in incentive pay

Classroom Aides are eligible for $500.00 in incentive pay

Please go to link below to apply.

https://www.reachdane.org/


Duties

The Teacher Aide is responsible for assisting and partnering with the Teacher in developing and implementing a program of activities that promotes the social, emotional, cognitive and physical development of each child enrolled in a group in accordance with Head Start Performance Standards, Wisconsin Child Care Licensing, City of Madison Accreditation and Wisconsin YoungStar standards. The duties and responsibilities will be carried out under the direction of the Classroom Teacher.


Requirements

  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Must have a high school diploma, AA or BA degree preferred
  • Experience working with children ages 3-5 preferably in a licensed child care setting
  • Must have a warm and friendly personality, be sensitive to the feelings and needs of others and be able to relate well to children, families, staff and community
  • Demonstrate effective listening, oral and written communication skills
  • Maintain confidentiality at all times
  • Adult, Child and Infant CPR certification within 6 months of employment

Nice To Haves



Benefits


Reach Dane/Reach Green offers a generous benefit package to regular employees that work 20 hours or more per week. The benefit package includes the option to enroll in health insurance, dental insurance, and vision insurance. Reach Dane/Reach Green has a competitive 403B match after 2 years of employment and contributes 4% (employee must contribute at minimum 1% to receive match.) Other perks include: vacation and sick time accruals, worker's compensation insurance, long term disability and life insurance at no charge.


About Us


Reach Dane provides high-quality early childhood services to over 1,000 underserved children ages 0-5 in Dane County through center based and home visitation programs. Our staff work tirelessly every day to reach the most vulnerable children and families in our community, and the need for our services is growing. The number of infants and toddlers experiencing homelessness enrolled in our programs has tripled over the last four years. Last year, Reach Dane served more homeless children than any other Head Start program in Wisconsin. 



Salary : $11.53 to $14.72/Hr
Minimum Education : High School or Equivalent
Job Type : Full Time
Category : Education/Training
Minimum Experience : 1 Yr
Location : Madison, WI

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