Alefbet Preschool


Infant Room Assistant Teacher

Reference ID: 3413
Location: Dunwoody, GA
Category: Education/Training
Job Type: Full Time
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Description

Summary


The Infant Teacher Assistant supports the Teachers and the Director by helping to create a caring and safe environment for the children and assisting in activities to improve the overall care and quality of education. S/he must be able to communicate, listen and work well with others in a team environment. Assisting the staff in implementing a quality educational program and in developing positive relationships with the children and their parents, the Infant Teacher Assistant observes and documents children’s interest and progress, and relays that information back to parents and staff. Infant Teacher Assistant is responsible for implementing developmentally appropriate activities based on children’s interests and needs under the direction of the Infant Teacher and the Director.

This position reports to the Preschool Director.


Duties


·      Assist in the implementation of curricula activities and encourage participation by children.

·      Actively engage in activities; manage cleanliness, maintenance, and availability of classroom materials.

·      Maintain frequent communications with parents through informal discussions and progress reports.

·      Encourage self-help and good hygiene through behavior modeling.

·      Help ensure smooth, daily transition from home to child care center.

·      Follow all center policies and state regulations.

·      Maintain personal professional development plan to ensure continuous quality improvement.


Requirements


·      Minimum of 1 year of professional child care experience.

·      High energy.

·      Ability to work well with others.

·      Strong oral and written communication skills and basic computer skills.

·      An understanding of child development.

·      Excellent leadership, organizational, and interpersonal skills.

·      Infant/child CPR and First Aid certification.

·      Must clear fingerprinting and full background check. 


Benefits


Co-team working environment, small classrooms, family atmosphere, some paid holidays



Salary: $13 to $14.50/Hr
Minimum Education: High School or Equivalent
Job Type: Full Time
Category: Education/Training
Minimum Experience: 3 Yrs
Location: Dunwoody, GA